Lead Quality Engineer

Elevation Recruitment
£40000 - £46000/annum
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A Lead Quality Engineer is required in Sheffield, South Yorkshire with a global manufacturer of products for the Aerospace industry. Reporting directly to the Quality Manager, the Lead Quality Engineer will ensure that all quality standards continually improved through focus on product issues and raising quality awareness on the workshop floor.

With clients such as Rolls Royce and Airbus, this business are looking for the best talent the industry has to offer. With a world class manufacturing environment, this is a brilliant opportunity for you to add a true market leader to your resume.

Quality Engineer Duties and Responsibilities Include:

- Improving / Developing the Quality Engineering team in pursuit of the departmental aims and objectives.
- Report directly to the Quality Manager the effectiveness of the Quality Engineering team in all areas
- Taking responsibility for the reporting on a monthly basis, the KPI's which are agreed each year by the Quality Manager.
- Managing the effectiveness of the specification review system.
- Direct input into chosen external audits, such as NADCAP and customer audits.
- Conduct internal audits in accordance with the issued schedule in line with AS9100.
- The successful retention of all accreditations with regards to 3rd party approvals.
- Improve / Develop the documented management system through a planned and controlled manner.
- To continually seek to improve existing working practices and exceed targets and standards set.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following skills and experience:

- Ideally bachelors Degree or equivalent in Engineering
- Demonstrable AS9100 experience
- Six Sigma qualified
- 5 or more years' experience in a similar environment
- Sound knowledge and experience of 8D/5Y or FMEA and Problem Solving methodologies
- Auditor qualification preferred

If you want to discuss this position in more detail, please call Jack Hattersley at Elevation Recruitment Group on (Apply online only)

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