Quality Engineer




Building & Engineering, Engineer, General & Other, Health & Safety, Other, Other, Project Management


£30,000 Per Annum


Possibly slightly higher for the right candidate



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We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the health & safety & Quality Sectors. We have an excellent opportunity for a Quality Engineer to develop and assure the application of an adequate control system aimed to guarantee the customer expected quality.

Quality Engineer’s Core Duties

  • Quality process controls are properly engineered, based on ISO:9001 rules, on Customer Specific Requirements, on the feasibility analysis and PFMEA results.
  • Quality process controls are in place and are operating as specified to ensure the expectedquality, fully compliant and effective quality system is applied, operating in a safe, clean and well-ordered environment (5S Approach).
  • Inspection under direct quality staff responsibility at all stages of production against the design specification are carry out.
  • First off inspection
  • In process inspection
  • Running CMM programs
  • Keep the Quality areas in order and clean according to 5S method.
  • Calibration - Internal and external controls, booking of external calibration activities
  • Control of non-conforming product, ensuring that parts are correctly entered into casting and setting registers and reporting details to management.
  • Identify and recommend potential improvements at the quality system, for example at thecontrol plans, quality instructions, PFMEAs, in order to welcome lessons learned and new requirements

This is a hands-on position where flexibility and a desire to constantly improve are the most relevant soft skills to assure a systematic company improvement.

The role requires a strong cross functional relationship to be built and the ability to produce management reports and communicate key issues effectively on a regular basis to all staff, customers and suppliers.

Quality Engineer’s Skills required

  • HNC (Higher National Certificate) / HND (Higher National Diploma) with elements mainly on mechanical and quality qualifications.
  • Experience in quality control in automotive field, particularly on machined components
  • Knowledge TS16949 quality systems
  • Good communication skills
  • Knowledge of IS09001.
  • Basic IT skills, including Microsoft office
  • Interpretation of mechanical drawings (ISO Standard).
  • Knowledge of geometric dimensions and tolerances GD & T.
  • Ability to interpret and understand specific customer quality standards and requirements
  • Ability to select and use basic measuring equipment, micrometres, calipers, protractors etc
  • Ability to use standard gauging including plug, gap, acceptance etc
  • CNC CMM operating (selecting and running programs)

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