Quality Engineer

Recruiter
Fircroft Engineering Services Limited
Location
Easton
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
20 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Role:
Main activities:
The Quality, Methods and Tools Directorate comprise three departments: the Management System, Methods and Tools Departments. The Management System Department is responsible for the development implementation and continual improvement of the Integrated Management System (IMS).
The Quality Engineer will be part of an immediate team of 3 professionals in the UK Office. They will interact with the teams in the Bristol and otheroffices as required, including Engineering, Project and UK Context teams, and external clients, and will be part of the Internal Audit team, performing audits on activities in the various offices, as required.

Principle accountabilities include:

Quality Management System:
* maintaining and developing the Quality Management System to meet external standards (ISO 9001: 2015, GSR Part 2 etc) and customer requirements
* drafting, reviewing, revising and issuing IMS documents
* providing advice on and oversight of general quality documentation (IMS)
* participating in Process Reviews
* managing the non-conformance and corrective/preventive action process
* contributing to the continuous improvement process by identifying ways of enhancing the effectiveness of the IMS and Quality Culture
* participation in Quality Coordination meetings with the Client
* reviewing and providing advice on the UK Project quality documentation

Audit:
* coordination of and participation in internal and external quality audits, generating audit reports and progressing follow-up actions
* preparation of internal audit plans and reports
* follow-up of audit findings

Training:
* preparation and presentation of Quality Management training
* preparation of training assessment materials

General:
* monitoring and reporting on performance indicators
* preparing reports as required for Management Reviews;

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* knowledge of the ISO 9001: 2015 standard requirements
* knowledge of Quality Management Systems
* engineering or science degree or equivalent qualification
* experience with the development and implementation of Quality Management Systems
o preparation, review, issuance and control of documents
o performance of quality audits
o non-conformance, corrective and preventive management
* experience working in a nuclear, engineering or design office environment
* Fluent in English

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
* knowledge of the IAEA standard GSR Part 2 requirements
* knowledge of General Quality Assurance Specification (GQAS) & Quality Related Activities (QRA)
* experience with training in quality management topics
* experience in performance of Root Cause Analysis
* membership of a Professional Institute leading to Chartered Status in a relevant topic area
* French speaking

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.