Quality Engineer

Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
Bristol, Avon
17 Jul 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Responsible for Quality Engineering Processes and continuous improvement of quality technologies for the factory.

Client Details

Our client are a global manufacturing business based in Bristol and are looking for an experienced Quality Engineer to join their busy team


  • Working with Team Leaders to resolve quality process issues, identifying areas for improvement and developing actions to address areas.
  • Responsible for the following measures with manufacturing and the associated actions:
  • CSQ and IMQ
  • Rework
  • Fidatezza Audit
  • Scrap
  • Measurement and reporting on the Critical Characteristics (CPK Data Collection) associated to manufacturing.
  • Using MAT950 system to raise Supplier C.A.R. to Level 1 resolution for manufacturing.
  • Measurement, monitoring and maintenance of quality standards.
  • Supporting line trials for quality input and assessment.
  • Generating quarantine reports and following up on corrective actions.
  • Carrying out root cause analysis of quality issues and liaising with Team Leader to prevent reoccurrence.
  • Reducing cost through the reduction of non-quality costs.
  • Contributing to the creation and maintenance of a safe working environment
  • Supporting Team Leaders in adherence to health and safety regulations at all levels through facilitating and planning training, communications, risk assessments and audits.
  • Establishing and maintaining positive relationships with people at all levels, including regular communication with team members and support functions.
  • Demonstrating the Company's core values of Integrity, Respect, Diversity & Inclusion, Teamwork and Spirit of Winning.


  • Minimum 2 years in a Quality Engineering role
  • Experience of working with a high volume manufacturing area
  • Able to demonstrate personal success in the achievement of continuous process improvement activities against a clear set of objectives
  • Proven track record of working with external suppliers in the formulation of action plans/containment plans for Problem Resolution
  • Used to working in an environment of high production volumes and complex products.
  • Knowledge of the company's management controls relating to Quality
  • Competent in the use of Corrective Action Reporting Systems and Problem Solving techniques
  • Knowledge of SPC Data Collection and analysis of data
  • Computer-literate, being fully conversant with MS Excel, Word, Project, Power Point and MAT950.

Job Offer

£30,000 - £35,000 depending on experience