Quality Engineer

Recruiter
Jenrick Engineering
Location
Yate
Salary
£30000 - £35000/annum 25 days + B/Hols + Pension
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity for a Quality Engineer to join one of the UK`s leading household brand manufacturers.
As the site quality specialist you will be responsible for ensuring product quality is as per expectation meeting the high demands of both distributor and end user.
This role will be based in the Bristol area.

THE ROLE:
The production environment is high volume and fast paced with a completed, complex product being manufactured every 49 seconds. It will be your responsibility to review processes, resolve issues, identify areas for improvement and devise and implement solutions.

You will be involved with the following tasks:-
-    Measurement and reporting on critical areas
-    Monitoring of quality standards
-    Assessment of processes.
-    Support of line trials
-    Generation of quarantine reports and corrective actions
-    Carry out RCA (Root Cause Analysis) and prevention of re-occurrence.
-    Cost reduction exercises

THE CANDIDATE:-
The preferred candidate will have gained at least 2 years relevant experience from with a manufacturing environment. As the process is FMCG a background in a similar fast paced environment would be ideal or candidates used to a slower process who are prepared to work under more demanding time-scales.
You must be able to demonstrate your success in previous roles and be able to confidently explain the necessary quality processes and methodologies (APQP, PFMEA, SPC plans). You must also have experience of all reporting systems, data collection and data analysis.
The client operates a “lean manufacturing” ethos therefore it is desirable to posses a good working knowledge of Six Sigma principles and methods.

Relevant candidates may have been involved in or previously held the title of: Quality Engineer, Quality Technician, Quality manager, Technical Engineer, Quality Assurance, Quality Supervisory.

THE BENEFITS:-
Salary: £30 - £35k p.a
Holidays:25 Days + Bank Hols
Shift: Double Days 7-3 / 3-11