Quality Engineer

Elevation Recruitment
£30000 - £35000/annum
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A Quality Engineer is required in Sheffield, South Yorkshire to join a leading manufacturing business who supply an array of metals based products to a highly successful industry.

With a turnover of over £130M PA, and over 500 employees, this is a superb opportunity for a Quality Engineer to add a well-known market leader to their resume. This role will suit a candidate who is looking at building and developing a strong career within a technical field with future growth opportunities.

Quality Engineer Duties and Responsibilities Include:

- Oversee the operation of the UKAS/ISO17025 accredited analytical chemical laboratory and maintain the relevant approvals
- Ensure that laboratory equipment and standards are maintained in a serviceable and properly traceable and/or calibrated condition
- Planning of Laboratory resources, ensuring optimum Operational support
- Manage external testing
- Validation of analytical equipment
- Promoting quality achievement and performance improvement throughout the organisation
- Investigate and resolve customer and internal non conformance, including preparation and submission of concession requests
- Use of internal nonconformance database to analyse trends and liaise with the continuous improvement team to implement improvement activities
- Perform internal and external audits of our business and sub-contract base

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

- Degree/HND in Chemistry, Metallurgy or Materials Science, post graduate qualification preferred
- Experience in the application of statistical, root cause and problem solving tools and techniques eg SPC, FMEA, 8D, Ishikawa, 6 Sigma.
- Supervisory experience from within a laboratory environment
- Familiarity with UKAS, NADCAP and aerospace approvals
- Experience with internal and external auditors
- AS090100 experience

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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