Quality Engineer

Interaction Recruitment
Burton Latimer
17 Apr 2017
17 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

For any and all engineering or technical enquiries, please call and ask for Sam Page

Role: Quality Engineer

Location: Burton Latimer

Salary: £30,000 DOE

Vacancy type: Permanent

We are currently working in partnership with our Automotive Engineering client, who are currently seeking to appoint an Experienced Quality Engineer to join their business. You will have the following credentials.

Good appreciation of Quality system requirements - ISO9000 minimum, preferably ISO TS16949.

System audit experience preferred - TS 16949 qualified internal auditor

Working knowledge of APQP procedures (Advanced Product Quality Planning) through to PPAP generation and sign off.

Experience of NPI (new product introduction) - preferably automotive.

Experience of Corrective action procedures - preferably 8D corrective action reports, but a similar formal technique is acceptable.

Use of quality tools, e.g. Trends, pareto, 5Y, Ishikowa diagrams, QOS, capability studies, poka yoke CIP, process mapping etc

Good knowledge of basic SPC techniques and Measurement systems analysis.

Training in quality control to shop floor team.

Lean manufacturing knowledge and preferably 6 sigma.

Must be presentable, have good communication skills and cope well with pressure situations.

Educational background:

Mechanical Engineering Qualification / Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship

Formal mechanical engineering qualification preferred - minimum ONC

Experience of machining, assembly and testing operations preferably in an automotive background.

Foundry experience in - High Pressure diecasting, Low pressure diecasting, Gravity diecasting.