Interim APQP Quality Engineer

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Wolverhampton, West Midlands engineering-manufacturing

APQP Quality Engineer
£33 per hour
6 Month Contract


  • Lead all project engineering (APQP) requirements / activities for new projects and support Project Managers. This will include process development & layouts, specification, design buy-off, assessment of modifications and final commissioning.

  • Responsible for the development and implementation of process documentation from prototype to production for NPI, including but not limited to- Process Flow, PFMEA, Control Plan, Work Instructions, Packing Instructions.

  • Conduct training and mentoring for NPI.

  • Support Design and Feasibility process for NPI and Eng. Change.

  • Actively support Process/customer concern investigation activities using Global 8D techniques.

  • Support engineering change on existing products and processes.

  • Ensure that the customers and companies quality objectives and requirements are identified and support the Programme/Production Manager to make sure they are applied.

  • Programme administration.

  • Point of contact for the customer regarding APQP and PPAP submission.

  • Maintain, update and control current production documentation.

  • Support production and customer demands, both internal and external.

  • Maintain satisfactory levels of time-keeping and attendance.

  • Any other duties as required.


  • Educated to HNC or equivalent.

  • Experience of project management of new products from conception to final handover.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Experience of automotive quality tools, techniques and systems

  • Ability to form effective working relationships and internal/external customers and suppliers.

  • Experience in automotive or high speed manufacturing environments

  • Excellent problem solving ability.

  • Strong communication & presentation skills


Our client is a leading automotive supply business with a number of sites across the UK and worldwide.