Quality Engineer - Production

ALH Recruitment
07 Dec 2018
10 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Quality Engineer (Production) - Stockport - 33,000 / 37,000

ALH Recruitment are looking to recruit a Production Quality Engineer with immediate effect for our global leading client based in Stockport, Greater Manchester.


Lead the development of quality activities to obtain reliable products, on-time, to the required quality standards, and manufactured with capable processes. Manage any internal non-conformance and non-compliance to prevent further recurrence. To apply world class quality tools and techniques to lead the continuous improvement activities and root cause analysis within the manufacturing processes.

To ensure business process improvements result in better operational effectiveness, efficiency, economies and product quality. To support the management and maintenance of the company systems for quality, environment and health and safety.


* Support product and manufacturing quality assurance and regulatory conformance

* Develop, maintain and improve business processes, policies and procedures

* Coordinate improvement action programmes resulting from the review processes

* Lead the implementation of quality tools and techniques (such as SPC, pareto analysis, Ishikawa diagrams, 8D) to drive the continuous improvement activities within the manufacturing processes and build quality.

* Lead and facilitate the Process FMEAs to identify and reduce risk processes.

* Perform internal audits to qualify and verify the capability of internal manufacturing processes to meet quality, cost and delivery requirements.

* Perform Root Cause Analysis of defects and ensure the 8D approach is used to establish the correct root cause(s) and that corrective and preventative actions are implemented in a timely manner.

* Create and sign-off all internal PPAPs, authorising the release of parts and processes to the required quality.

* Work closely with internal stakeholders to influence product and process designs.

* Work closely with internal stakeholders to monitor the supplied part performance in the factory and in the field, and support the root cause analysis and improvement activities with the Supplier APQP Engineers when required.

* Manage the internal PPM/DPMO performance and input the required performance data into the applicable performance monitoring databases.

* Develop and manage improvement plans to drive performance improvement where necessary targets.

Ideally you will have experience of working in fast paced manufacturing, continuous improvement or complex problem solving, along with good APQP experience.

If you feel you have the skills and experience to step into this role please apply below

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