Certification and Testing Officer (Quality Engineer) BLUC48998

Blue Octopus
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Certification and Testing Officer (Quality Engineer) BLUC48998
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000

Our Client is a premium supplier of high integrity forged products to quality markets globally. They have created a fully integrated metals service centre which has grown to be a leading provider of open-die quality forgings, making safety critical components in service conditions from the deepest oceans to outer space. Their flexibility and scale of operations means that they can provide both highly specialised "one-off" forgings as well as volume production.

They now have multiple opportunities for Certification and Testing Officers to join their Quality Department at their office in Sheffield.

You will be responsible for the reviewing document packs to allow for the accurate production of Certificates of Conformity and you will be the release signatory. With your experience and/or education in materials, metallurgy and material specifications you will review the technical and material specifications that are required with regard to mechanical testing. You will draft the test order templates and will assist with drafting mechanical test orders to the approved test houses and collate the results with the correct order on a timely basis.

In order to be successful in this role, it is essential that you have an understanding of quality systems, ideally with experience working to aerospace and nuclear standards and a wide range of Material Specifications, and you should also have an ability to decipher test house certificates. You will need an excellent attention to detail, outstanding organisational skills and a competent working knowledge of Excel, Word and other windows based data systems.

Working across the business and with external suppliers and customers, you should have excellent communication and liaison skills coupled with a flexible and proactive approach.

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.