Quality Associate, working as part of the QHSE team, would primarily be dedicated support to the Projects team to successfully deliver QA Project requirements in a timely manner in readiness for Project Gate Review. Assisting the QHSE Manager in maintaining timely action closure within the action management system is critical to the success of each of the projects and is key to the success of the candidate.
o Works side by side with Project Manager's to ensure are in place prior to TR gates, updating PDM, PPM and DTS to support project health.
o Audits projects as part of the QA internal audit team pre TR gate review, creating audit finding reports, issuing report findings to action owners.
o Facilitates FMEA's for Design & Process functions.
o Chases overdue CAPA owners to close or re-schedule as appropriate.
o Monitors Project KPI's and supports follow on activity to ensure projects remain on track.
o Assist QHSE Manager to prepare for Project Review, creating and updating Quality metrics.
o Supports QHSE manager to interface with the customer to align with Company requirements.
IQA/CQI certificate or equivalent preferred
UKAS accredited internal auditor trained preferred
Experience working in a III-V semi-conductor fabrication environment is essential
Knowledge of R&D, NPI & Manufacturing gate acceptance processes
Knowledge of 8D, PDCA, Fishbone Analysis
Working knowledge of ISO9001
Ability to close the loop with action owners
Good oral and written communication skills in English
Microsoft office for producing documents and metrics (Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint)
Ability to meet deadlines
Experienced in Risk Management
Mandarin speaking is desirable
Able to work calm under pressure and to tight deadlines
Able to demonstrate attention to detail, to challenge deliverable content when required
Has a flexible approach to working hours
Supportive of the companies culture and ethos
Ability to ensure prioritisation of workload dovetails with the needs of the business
Positive approach to teamwork and actively seeks to share information and ideas with colleagues
Strong approach to persuasion and negotiation
Personable; able to integrate successfully into a diverse workforce
Project People is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.