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March 2019

Quality Engineer

An excellent opportunity for a Quality Engineer to join one of our precision technology manufacturing clients in the south west.

Reporting to the Quality Manager, the Quality Engineer will fulfill a vital role in establishing and maintaining a proactive quality culture within engineering and production. This will entail:
  • Developing and managing the QMS
  • Collation, statistical analysis and reporting of quality data and metrics
  • Coaching team members in the appropriate use of quality systems & tools
  • Conducting internal quality audits and driving through corrective actions
  • Supporting bench-marking activities eg. FTY, and implementing continuous improvement initiatives
  • Provision of technical support – both directly to clients and in support of commercial development projects – in relation to quality matters
  • Review and evaluation of existing and emerging technology
To be successful in this role it is likely that the suitable applicant will have a minimum of 5 years experience in a Quality Engineering role, preferably in a precision manufacturing environment. During this time, they will have developed a proven ability to:
  • Apply Six Sigma techniques to process improvement
  • Transform relevant data into management reports
  • Utilise manufacturing execution systems (MES)
  • Generate and execute an engineering quality control plan
  • Articulate Engineering Quality principles to a diverse range of staff
Because of the critical nature of the role, excellent communication skills are clearly a pre-requisite for success.

The final salary offered for this role will reflect current experience and performance at interview. In any event we anticipate an offer in the c£30,000 range.

If you are interested in a Quality Engineer role based in the south west apply now by sending a current CV in response to this advert – or feel welcome to call Toby on 01952 239 471.
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