Quality Engineer

Recruiter
Jackson Hogg Ltd
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are supporting a well-known manufacturing business to recruit an experienced Quality Engineer. Duties: * To be the main focal point to the customer/internal/supplier for all quality and engineering issues until customer approval, and provide assistance thereafter. * Define; Specify and Project manage the manufacture & introduction of the necessary test equipment and gauging to satisfy the quality requirements. * Support design reviews and prototype builds. * Support production team training in relation to the customer expectations, product familiarisation, and quality requirements. * To perform inspection requirements in accordance with the Company's Product Quality Requirements. * Auditing and approval of SOP's, ensuring control and adherence within the manufacturing environment. Promote a culture which ensures discipline of standards and expectations are followed and met at all times. * Record all traceability related information as required by the Company's Management System. * Liaise with all suppliers in relation to quality-related performance. * Monitor calibration status and maintain associated records for all inspection equipment. * To support business continuous improvement initiatives. * Liaise with personnel at all levels to provide advice, training and Quality performance feedback. * To carry out proactive concern investigation/analysis, and to recommend and co-ordinate all corrective action activity with the relevant departments/customer. Candidate Requirements: * Degree Educated in a relevant field or relevant experience with equivalent qualifications * 5 years' experience in a similar manufacturing biased role * Experience of working to stringent audited ISO quality standards * Ability to influence individuals and teams to achieve desired goals and objectives * Excellent oral and written communication skills * Effective Team player