Quality Engineer - £30k - £35k Per Annum

Recruiter
South West Recruitment Ltd
Location
Poole
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
11 May 2017
Closes
10 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are recruiting for a Quality Engineer for our worldwide Aerospace client in Dorset. This is an excellent career opportunity for someone with Quality Engineering experience who can hit the ground running.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manage the "Material Review Board" process on behalf on the QM, ensuring all non-conforming product is processed to the requirements of company procedures.
  • Liaise with sub-contractors in relation to received non-conforming product issues.
  • Support the production and engineering in all Quality related aspects of manufacturing and new product introduction and targets for rejects.
  • Support production, engineering, sales, suppliers and Customers in the development of quality standards to fulfil both Company and Customer requirements.
  • Produce monthly metrics relating to Quality Performance.
  • Assist in maintaining accredited systems required by the business and its customers (AS9100 & customer accreditations).

Relationships

  • Reporting directly to the Quality Manager, the Quality Engineer will support, communicate, and influence the company quality standards & culture.
  • Assume the role of promoter and teacher to all personnel on quality related issues.
  • Close working relationships with relevant teams must be developed and maintained.
  • Inter departmental team working to ensure targets are met.
  • Ensure good working relationships are maintained with both customers and suppliers.

Knowledge / Experience

  • Root cause & corrective action, 8D skills.
  • Experience in working in a mechanical engineering / machining environment.
  • Experience of presenting to teams.
  • Experience of modern techniques/systems within Quality and methods of working. (Lean, Six Sigma).
  • Preferable knowledge and experience in the Aerospace industry.
  • Computer literate and familiar with relevant software packages (Office, MRP).
  • Auditing experience to AS9100 would be an advantage but is not essential.

Personal Qualities

  • Good written, verbal and organisational skills.
  • Team player.
  • Ability to interface at all levels of business.
  • Commitment, drive, determination, assertiveness and adaptability.