Quality Engineer

Marcia Holly Recruitment
12 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
My well established and respected client in the aerospace engineering sector is currently recruiting for a Quality Engineer. Key Duties & Responsibilities: • Mange the “Material Review Board” process on behalf on the QM, ensuring all non-conforming product is processed to the requirements of company procedures. • Liaise with sub-contractors in relation to received non-conforming product issues. • Support the production and engineering in all Quality related aspects of manufacturing and new product introduction and targets for rejects. • Support production, engineering, sales, suppliers and Customers in the development of quality standards to fulfil both Company and Customer requirements. • Produce monthly metrics relating to Quality Performance. • Assist in maintaining accredited systems required by the business and its customers (AS9100 & customer accreditations). Relationships • Reporting directly to the Quality Manager, the Quality Engineer will support, communicate, and influence the company quality standards & culture. • Assume the role of promoter and teacher to all personnel on quality related issues. • Close working relationships with relevant teams must be developed and maintained. • Inter departmental team working to ensure targets are met. • Ensure good working relationships are maintained with both customers and suppliers. Knowledge / Experience • Root cause & corrective action, 8D skills. • Experience in working in a mechanical engineering / machining environment. • Experience of presenting to teams. • Experience of modern techniques/systems within Quality and methods of working. (Lean, Six Sigma). • Preferable knowledge and experience in the Aerospace industry. • Computer literate and familiar with relevant software packages (Office, MRP). • Auditing experience to AS9100 would be an advantage but is not essential. Personal Qualities • Good written, verbal and organisational skills. • Team player. • Ability to interface at all levels of business. • Commitment, drive, determination, assertiveness and adaptability. • Confidentiality. Benefits include 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays, company pension scheme, life assurance, canteen, free car parking. Hours - Mon - Fri 7.30am - 4.00pm Own transport essential