Quality Engineer / Supervisor

Lean Engineering Recruitment
Leamington Spa
£23000 - 29000 Per Annum
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Quality Engineer / Supervisor
£23,000 - £28,000

Quality Engineer / Supervisor - About the opportunity
SME in the manufacturing industry, which provides engineering services and products to customers in the Aerospace, Medical, Manufacturing, Automotive and Hotel Industry. Products range from shot blasting, painting, developing and manufacturing vibratory machines, supplying compound and media & sub-contract polishing & mass-finishing works.

About you:
We are presently in a stage of expansion, and are looking for a new member to join our young, dynamic team. The successful candidate will be responsible to manage quality and environmental aspects for 2 sites. The primary site (Coventry) which is currently maintaining ISO accreditation for Aerospace and environmental, will require your attention to continue to maintain the existing standards, and further improve some of the areas. The second site (Stourbridge) has been recently acquired and in the process of being moulded to ISO standards. This would be a very rare and exciting opportunity for you to be involved from the initial stage to final completion of a whole Quality Implementation. A driving license is required to enable you to drive between the sites. We are looking for someone to come in and know what they are doing from their previous experiences, see areas for improvement, take ownership and improve our existing quality structure.

Purpose of Role - Quality Engineer / Supervisor

- Health & Safety - PPE, Risk Assessment, 5S, Lean engineering, and House-keeping.

- Training Records - Ensuring employees have the correct training to perform the assigned roles and maintaining training records.
- To support Strategic HR activities relevant to workforce capability.
- Maintaining and improving quality standards throughout the business.
- Manages Environmental objectives relevant to ISO14001 standards.
- Responsible for performing various site audits with respect to tasks, documentation, product processing, production, housekeeping, manufacturing, etc., and CARs.
- Responsible for accreditation renewal: ISO9001: AS9100D; 14001, etc.
- Point of contact for customer quality concerns.
- Driving forward Company capabilities with its manufacturing processes (quality, productivity, safety and customer service).
- Calibration and Maintenance
- Assist in carrying out modifications and improvement activities.
- Manages business quality objectives.
- Supports and suggests quality aspects with alignment to the strategic business plan.

Person Specifics:

Candidate requirements - Quality Engineer/Supervisor
The ideal candidate must come from the manufacturing industry ideally as a Quality Engineer or Quality Supervisor. You will also have the following skills, qualifications & experience:

- A Minimum of 2-3 experience with ISO 9001 audits is essential, and AS9100 (advantageous).
- Previous experience with leading a team (advantageous).
- Driving License.
- Proven track record of implementing quality practices.
- Change management experience (advantageous).
- Good communication skills.
- Presentable and leads by example
- Employee Training experience (advantageous)

LEAN Engineering Recruitment Ltd are acting as a 3rd party on behalf of our client. All applications will be held on our database for current and future positions.

We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard from LER within 10 working days then your application has been unsuccessful but please feel free to contact us for an update.