Quality Engineer

Bruel & Kjaer UK Ltd
11 Mar 2018
19 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Quality Engineer

Owned by Spectris, a UK-based company specialising in productivity-enhancing instrumentation and controls, Brüel & Kjær has been a leader of sound and vibration management for over 70 years. As a global company with offices and agents in 55 countries and more than 1100 employees, our equipment and knowledge are behind thousands of achievements from virtually every industry, from high performance cars and smartphones to airports and satellites. Around the world, many of our research and development employees are recognised as global experts, aiding the scientific community and teaching at renowned centres of excellence. We are the only global service organisation in our field, unique in offering complete systems and applied solutions to help our customers by creating value that truly goes beyond measure.

Position: Quality Engineer
Location: Royston, Hertfordshire
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 38.75 hours per week
Salary: £Competitive
Benefits: A competitive salary and excellent benefits package is available with this role.

About the role:

Bruel & Kjaer VTS Limited in Royston, Hertfordshire, has a vacancy for a Full time Quality Engineer (Mechanical and Electrical) to help us deliver our internal and external supplier performance improvement projects. This role is also responsible for providing Mechanical and Electrical Quality Assurance (Goods Inwards and Product Release).

The post holder will be responsible for providing Quality Assurance support on Engineering projects; including conducting quality related production investigations and making improvement recommendations where appropriate. You will work closely with our supply chain to ensure supplier performance is monitored effectively.

You’ll carry out Quality Assurance related Product and Process improvements identified and / or notified via the Non-Conformance Reporting tool Carry out any Quality related production investigations as requested. Ensure communication of engineering and manufacturing specifications to supplier technical teams.

About you:

To be successful in this role you will need an Engineering Degree or technical equivalent; or extensive experience or training in manufacturing environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience with Mechanical / Electrical systems.

Previous experience in similar Quality Assurance Engineer roles, ideally with small volume manufacturing companies is essential to the role as well as this you will have advanced computer skills using Microsoft Office, CAD drawing packages, Oracle experience preferred. An understanding of project management is required.

Knowledge of various quality system methodologies 8D, Lean, 5 Why’s, Pareto Analysis, Six Sigma, DFMEA, PFMEA, PPAP, etc is needed.

Brüel & Kjær offers:

The job will provide you with an opportunity to further your career alongside some of the best and most passionate sound and vibration experts from around the world in a pioneering company at the forefront of the sound and vibration industry. Freedom with responsibility is the framework for Brüel & Kjær's employees. This allows for a good balance between work and family life and for constant development of professional and personal skills in an international and enjoyable working environment.

You may have experience of the following: Quality Engineer, Quality Manager, ISO9001, Quality Assurance, Engineering, QA, Quality Control, Compliance, Quality Assurance Engineer, Compliance Manager, etc.

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications

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