Programme Quality Engineer

Recruiter
The Recruitment Fix
Location
Oldham
Salary
£40000/annum + Benefits
Posted
06 Jul 2017
Closes
05 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is an electronic engineering and manufacturing company, specialising in supplying the UK aerospace & defence industry with a wide range of advanced technology applications. On their behalf TRF Technical are recruiting for a Programme Quality Engineer to compliment their busy team.

Working alongside the Quality team, you’ll play a pivotal role across all business units and departments managing processes and standardising metrics. You’ll mentor employees to cover the quality basics and support the Quality team across all departmental activities. You’ll manage Quality for the Avionics & Mission Systems and Power & Control Business Unit programmes, working with customers and regulatory bodies to maintain compliance.

Main Duties and Responsibilities include
• To provide support and independent quality assurance to the engineering team during the development, qualification and certification of new designs
• Communicate/integrate quality issues between internal disciplines in FTL.
• Participating in design reviews and Design Verification Test (DVT) and approving Design Verification Test Reports (DVTR).
• Failures handling and CAPA, customer complaints.
• Maintain appropriate processes and ensure adequate governance by conducting internal quality audits. Complying with safety requirements.
• Provide suitable quality handover of products into production
• Assist with Configuration Control governance and compliance within PLM.
• Review and update QMS procedures.
• Identify continuous improvement opportunities and assist with implementation within the engineering team

Educated to degree level, or equivalent, the successful candidate will be an IRCA internal auditor
In addition to this the following skills would be highly beneficial;
• Experience of Aerospace and/or defence Quality Management Systems
• Quality Engineer in Manufacturing facility for electronics/optics-mechanics products
• Have had a minimum of 2 years previous experience of working in an engineering business in a quality role
• Background of Quality Safety Critical Aerospace/Aviation applications
• Proven history of Quality within an Aerospace, Electronics Design and Manufacturing environment
• Understanding assembly drawings, documentation and instructions
• Engineering and Quality Continuous Improvement Techniques
• Experience of compiling First Article Inspection reports

The role commands a highly competitive basic salary along with excellent work benefits and continued career progression.

To apply, in confidence, please send your CV to Chris Chambury at TRF Technical, a specialist division of the Recruitment Fix.

Please note that we receive a high volume of applications. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion