Totec Recruitment

NPI Quality Engineer


Location: Llanelli

Salary: £35k to £45k (Dep on Exp)

Hours: Full time (39hrs pw)

Duration: Permanent

A new and exciting opportunity has arisen with our prestigious Tier 2 Automotive client based in Llanelli. A suitably qualified and experienced person is urgently required to be responsible for New Product Introduction / modification and Quality Documentation to support stamping & assembly.

Role outline:

The successful candidate will be an experienced manufacturing process or quality engineer with proven ability to deliver NPI projects. Strong organisational, communication and team working skills are essential. Knowledge of presswork / tooling / assembly or work within the Automotive industry would be an advantage.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Preparation of customer APQP and PPAP documents
  • Lead introduction of new checking fixture / measurement gauge
  • MSA studies on CMM fixtures and gauges
  • Buy-off criteria for the fixtures and gauges from supplier
  • Ensure all fixtures and gauges are entered onto the Calibration system
  • Create FMEA’s, Control Plans and internal documentation
  • Provide timing for quality milestones and activities for Project timing plan
  • Statistical analysis of measurements results from capability studies.
  • Escalate issues that could potentially undermine the program
  • Communication and Presentations, directly with Customers and internal

Managing Non-Conformances (AIMS etc) and implementing procedures and tools including NCR's and 8D's.

Based in Llanelli but will be required to travel abroad

Candidates must have:

  • HNC in Manufacturing or Engineering
  • Quality Assurance Qualification
  • A proven background of Quality knowledge combined with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Current driving license and passport

Preferred Experience:

BIW / Chassis / Structural Assemblies

GD&T in 3D CAD environment

NPI Projects for OEMS

Customer Liaison

This is a fantastic long term career opening giving the rare opportunity to join an internationally renowned company

To Apply

For a detailed job description or for more information please call and speak to a member of our experienced team or to apply send your CV to Totec today.

All calls will be handled in strictest confidence and all applications will be progressed promptly. All applicants must be eligible to live and work within the UK.


Suitable for: NPI Engineer, New Product Introduction, New Product Introduction Engineer, Validation Engineer, Validation Expert, Quality Engineer, Quality Assurance Engineer, QA Engineer

Sector: Manufacturing & FMCG

Location: Llanelli


If you wish to apply for this position, request a detailed job description or to find out more please call +44 (01792) 763322 and speak to Rhiannon or

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