Quality Engineer

Elevation Recruitment Group
09 Nov 2018
11 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
A Quality Engineer is needed for a globally known, market leading manufacturing business in South Yorkshire. Our client is a dynamic and innovative manufacturer that services a highly successful industry. With over 700 employees and a >£100M turnover, this is a superb opportunity for a Quality Engineer to add a true market leader in their industry to their resume.

Reporting to the Quality Manager, the Quality Engineer will assure right first time quality, promoting a major improvement in the quality of incoming parts from suppliers, and in-house quality along the full front-to-back manufacturing process.

This is a critical role in the business and due to growth, our client is looking to find a determined and committed individual who will help mould and drive a successful quality department.

Quality Engineer Duties & Responsibilities Include:

• Working on site and at Supplier sites to Engineer in Quality to raw materials and components
• Responsible for review and approval of potential new suppliers, supplier quality control standards, and manufacturing quality control
• Supports supplier development for quality systems
• Conduct periodic supplier audits of the supplier quality system to ensure compliance to all business and regulatory requirements
• Supporting Manufacturing problem solving demonstrating effective root cause analysis to close out quality concerns.
• Setting and maintain the final customer quality shipping standard
• Addressing and closing out customer related complaints to prevent re occurrence
• Auditing and approval of CAR’s, processes & Procedures, ensuring control and adherence within the manufacturing environment.
• Take immediate containment actions to provide quick resolution to in process related quality problems and then follow a rigorous problem solving process to provide complete preventative solutions
• Responsible for in process parts quality in the NPI process to ensure drawing and process quality

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following skills and experience:

• Proven track record in Quality Assurance
• Demonstrable experience of working with ISO9001
• CI, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma methodology experience
• Extensive understanding of engineering drawings and geometric tolerancing
• Demonstrable experience applying Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA), process mapping and Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP).

This is an outstanding opportunity for a progressive Quality Engineer to join a thriving business as it enters an exciting period.

Relevant job titles: Quality Manager, Senior Quality Engineer

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