Supplier Technical Assurance Engineer (STA)
Supplier Technical Assurance Engineer
Circa £48,000 + Car Allowance
Who we are?
At LEVC we have been transformed from a traditional vehicle manufacturer of the iconic black cab, into a modern electric vehicle company with high performing tech. We operate a green global footprint, with offices and operations across Europe and key overseas markets. The TX electric taxi heralded a new generation of personal transport, bringing zero-emissions-capable operation to cities around the world. Now, with the award-winning VN5 electric van, we’ve brought our revolutionary brand of mobility to commercial vehicles.
Why work at LEVC?
Our talented team are dedicated to driving green transport solutions that will accelerate the journey to cleaner cities. With our principle ‘Sustainable Innovation’ at the heart of everything we do, we’re proud of what we’ve achieved already and excited to bring and develop talent into the EV industry. 2023 promises to be another exciting year with all the foundations in place to embark on an ambitious growth journey.
About the role
The STA Engineer will be responsible for coordinating all technical queries with key suppliers, resolving open issues and faults and guaranteeing that the supply of quality assured parts are delivered from external suppliers on time, to specification and to the required quantities.
⚡ Work closely with Purchasing and Engineering to identify and select the most capable and efficient suppliers to meet the requirements of the business
⚡ Provide effective design for manufacture capability and cost optimization within performance and reliability targets
⚡ Support Engineering, Purchasing and Suppliers to resolve technical challenges and assure part conformance to drawings, specifications, and requirements
⚡ Determine supplier capability and capacity and provide technical support to achieve supplier readiness
⚡ Work with key suppliers to drive improvements in supplier quality, delivery, cost, and systems
⚡ Champion process improvements with suppliers to optimise their technical capability to manufacture to requirements
⚡ Provide an executive summary of the supply readiness and supplied part quality to support programme metrics
Experience to succeed
⚡ Strong background in quality engineering in an OEM
⚡ Has strong knowledge of Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), Production Part Approval Process (PPAP), Failure Mode and Effect Analysis
⚡ Experienced with IATF 16949
⚡ Have a track record of delivering results as a quality engineer or similar
⚡ Experienced supporting a sizeable, fast-moving business
⚡ Proven track record in New Product Introductions and Problem Solving
What we can offer you
⚡ Competitive salary
⚡ Car allowance and access to company car scheme
⚡ 25 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays
⚡ Hybrid working available between base location/home
⚡ Life insurance, cycle to work scheme, and a salary sacrifice pension scheme
⚡ Health and wellbeing support, including Medicash health care scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, available 24/7 365 days and network of mental health first aiders.
⚡ Salary extras giving you discounts across various retailers (e.g supermarkets, eating out, and leisure activities.)
⚡ Modern offices with free parking and EV charging
⚡ Offices include use of onsite gym (Ansty location), subsidised canteens, regular companywide events
⚡ Dedicated Learning & Development team help you to unlock your potential through technical & behavioural training. Oh, and did we mention you can get access to LinkedIn Learning too!
At LEVC, whatever your role, you truly have the opportunity to join a team that helps you perform at your best.
About London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC)
LEVC’s history began in 1908 when the first dedicated black cab was specially designed and commissioned for use in London. With its unmistakable silhouette and classic design cues, this iconic British vehicle has defined the company for over a century. In 2018, LEVC introduced its latest taxi model, the electric TX – the world’s cleanest, most advanced taxi ever, powered by revolutionary eCity technology.
Building on unrivalled heritage producing purpose-built vehicles, the company’s new strategy will see it grow beyond manufacturers of the iconic London taxi into a high-volume, all-electric brand with a range of smarter, cleaner, safer and more accessible mobility solutions.
Supplier Technical Assurance Engineer (STA)
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