Supplier Quality Technician

JOB INDEX - 4 months ago - Job Mail

4 months ago

Supplier Quality Technician

Our client is searching for a candidate with previous automotive industry experience that has a VDA6.3 certification certification and CARD to conduct external audits.   You will have to be willing to travel overseas for training and occasionally between Uitenhage and East London.


  • 3 to 5 years experience in Automotive OEM or at Supplier Operational Quality or Operational Production required.

  • QRQC (Quick response quality control)

  • SRM

  • VDA6.3 Audit certification

  • IATF16949 Audit certification

  • MBST

  • Quality Core Tools

  • Reading and understanding of drawings


  • Verify conformity of components supplied on a site level

    • Contact supplier as soon as an issue is detected with a purchased component to get the supplier to organize the containment.

    • Confirm the robustness of the containment by looking for recurrence after containment has been set.

    • Verify the yearly conformity of the purchased components in accordance with the stage 7 of the AQP.pp (Yearly Initial Samples approval)

    • To manage PQA (Product Quality Assurance) status (to grant a remove PQA status physically and in the system)

  • Detect, analyze, report and follow-up incidents.

    • Initiate in SRM (Supplier Relationship Management) an incident (C1 / C2 or Wr) to the supplier in accordance with the SQM (Supplier Quality Manual) after preliminary investigation on the site with the company site quality has been performed.

    • Follow each incident detected on his or her site and ensure QR reactivity is met in accordance with Group Standard: 24hrs / 5 days / 10 days rule - he monitors as well the PD (plan do)and CA (check act) reactivity.

    • Escalade to PG SQA Manager for any PG SQA Commodity engineer support required or for any roadblock with the supplier regarding the incident problem solving activity or the yearly component conformity.

    • Participate to QRQC in APU and Plant when required

  • Manage, consolidate and update the following key indicators on a site level:

    • Yearly conformity for all the purchased components.

    • Reactivity in problem solving QR reactivity (and monitor PD - CA reactivity)