Location: Multimatic Niche Vehicles Assembly Europe, Coventry, United Kingdom
Posted: June 26th, 2019
Multimatic is a privately held, global enterprise supplying engineered components, systems and services to the automotive industry. The company’s core competencies include the development and manufacture of complex mechanisms and body hardware, suspension systems and body structural components; the design, engineering and development of lightweight composite automotive systems, and the limited-volume build of specialty vehicles.
Multimatic Niche Vehicle Assembly Europe (MNVAE), located in Coventry UK, is a world-class facility responsible for the production of future bespoke vehicles. MNVAE is currently seeking a Quality Engineer to ensure cars are produced to the highest quality to satisfy the most discerning customers. You require an eye for detail, an understanding of engineering and you are driven to continuously improve product, and the company's quality system and processes. You will ensure the timely flow of high-quality product from raw material to finished goods, as well as the proper handling of non-conforming material. You will have excellent interpersonal skills as you will interface and influence all business functions as well as suppliers to review quality delivery and process adherence. You must have the ‘do it once, do it right mind set’. If you think this is you then get in touch; this is a truly exciting project.
Unit B, Earlplace Business Park
Coventry, West Midlands
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Perform visual appearance inspections as well as mechanical and functional verification of parts and assembled cars to specification and quality standards.
Can inspect sub-straights and finished products for paint defects including colour which need attention/repair to bring them up to the required quality standards.
Prepare quality documentation and reports by collecting, analyzing and summarizing data
Engage cross-functional teams to resolve any quality issues including engineering, manufacturing, suppliers, MP&L
Use 8D structured problem solving to ensure issues are resolved promptly and lessons are learnt to prevent re-occurrence
Participate in problem solving and root-cause analysis
Assist in developing and implementing corrective actions and continuous improvement activities
Review/approve PPAP submissions and maintain documentation in an organized manner
Comply with all ISO9001/TS16949, ISO 14001 (Environmental) and OHSA (Health and Safety) systems and standards
Education & Experience:
Mechanical Engineer or ASQC Quality Engineer certification
A Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in an automotive OEM or supplier quality environment
Experience of meeting niche vehicle paint requirements.
Working experience with Automotive Customer Specifics including AIAG requirements
Detailed knowledge of PPAP and Process Sign-Off
MS Office user.
Sound knowledge of Quality Management System, ISO9001/TS16949
In-depth blueprint reading, CAD data, and GD&T knowledge
Able to use a Faro arm and Polyworks for measurements purposes would be an advantage
Must be able to legally work in the UK without sponsorship
Must be able to travel within and outside of the UK as required