Quality Engineer

Quality Engineer

Job Title: Quality Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Weymouth, Dorset
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895801_1556270440
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 26, 2019 10:20

Job Description

Your experience in Quality Assurance and knowledge of business and supply chain improvement processes, will play a crucial part in ensuring on-going Quality management and maintenance of quality standards for a leading company in the naval and defence electronics industry in Weymouth. As a Quality Engineer, you will work closely with all levels of internal and external customers including approval authorities.

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About the Job:

The client requires a Quality Engineer to provide supplier auditing, product monitoring and surveillance, release and verification, review and update of nominated suppliers processes, including the identification and implementation of corrective and preventive actions, customer liaison and supplier assurance. This job includes:
*Supplier management - including supplier approval visits, audits of process, products and capability to business and customer requirements
*Support the FAI Technicians to ensure completion of First Article Inspection Reports (FAIR'S) in line with customer deliver forecasts and to conduct FAIR's when required
*Work with Production, Engineering and Repairs departments to identify, investigate and produce 8D reports, ensuring that effective Root Cause and Corrective Actions (RCCA) are put in place and ensure implementation of corrective actions.
*To carry out auditing, both internally and externally to meet the yearly audit schedule forecast
*Undertake Management Systems Audits (i.e. ISO 9001, 14001 and OHSAS 18001, NADCAP, as appropriate)
*Act as a catalyst for change and improvement in performance and quality
*Monitoring, development and maintenance of nominated supplier continuous improvement activities
*Produce and maintain Quality Plans and associated procedures
*Management reporting - e.g. Balanced Scorecard, problem investigation
*Conduct inspection and verification activities supporting Quality processes as required
*Produce quality and control plans as required by customers and to agree and confirm customer quality conditions for each new order and inform appropriate departments of any special requirements.
About You:

As an experienced Quality Engineer you will have experience working within quality assurance for an organisation certified to ISO 9001 or a similar standard. Knowledge of Quality Assurance system development and implementation is needed, such as ANSI/ISO/ASQ 9001, SQF, ISO 14001, QS 9100. You will have demonstrated ability to solve practical problems and make logical decisions and will have previous demonstrable experience in providing continuous improvement opportunities.

Quality Engineer
Salary negotiable

Keywords: Supplier, Supply chain, Quality, Quality assurance, QA, Audit, Root cause, ANSI, ASQ, ISO, Quality management system, QMS.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.