Our client is looking for an experienced Quality Engineer to be responsible for Quality Management System compliance and ensuring delivery of conforming product to end Customer. You will be largely focussed around our probe products linked to a number of fast jet airframes. This role is based in Wimborne, Dorset and offers an attractive salary and excellent benefits including up to 12% pension contribution, flexi time etc.
As a Quality Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
QMS implementation and lead auditing to recognised aerospace standards
Proven Quality experience operating in EN9100, EN9110, TickIT Plus, EASA Part-21(G) & EASA Part-145 environments.
Proven background in Quality Assurance and thorough understanding of Quality tools and techniques
Quality Planning - ability to effectively flow down Customer specific requirements and ensuring capture of all quality requirements relating to the achievement of product compliance
Excellent root cause analysis and corrective action understanding, including use of lean tools such as 8D, and DFMEA / PFMEA.
Sound electro-mechanical engineering background and associated inspection knowledge.
Attention to detail and methodical approach
Self-starter with a desire for problem solving and process improvement
Professional conduct and good communication skills to influence both internally and externally.
As a Quality Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:
Generation and implementation of Quality plans to meet Customer requirements
Completion of required First Article Inspections (AS9102) and ensure smooth transition of new products into production
Drive product and process non-conformance investigations and associated root cause analysis activities including concession management
Manage and host Customer audits and source inspection activities
Ensure inspection process adherence and associated physical and document sign-off of product prior to despatch.
Manage Quality escapes and Customer investigations.
Quality metrics tracking to meet set targets, and implementation of Quality improvement initiatives
Location: Wimborne, Dorset
Salary: Highly competitive with excellent benefits