Quality Engineer

Quality Engineer
£28,000 per annum – £32,000 per annum (depending on skills and ability)
Additional benefits: Free parking, enhanced pension, 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays).
The Role:
Quality Engineer required for a manufacturer of small fast moving components to investigate manufacturing issues, implement corrective and preventive action, and support manufacturing trials.
* Investigate manufacturing issues related to the quality of parts applying methodical problem solving techniques.
* Identify root cause of quality issue and implement corrective and preventive action.
* Reduce numbers of wasted product.
* Assist the Quality Manager with the ongoing management and improvement of the Business Management System in accordance with relevant International Standards.
* Ensure customer Quality requirements are achieved.
* Investigate and manage customer complaints.
* Produce reports on non-conformance paperwork to senior Management.
* Liaise with internal and external customers on quality issues related to the manufacture of components.
* Report Quality performance trends to the Quality Manager including major issues which could affect business performance.
* Develop current quality systems. Implement improvements in accordance with ISO9001 and customer specific requirements.
* Conduct Internal Audits in accordance with ISO9001, ISO14001 and OHAS18001 in line with audit schedule.
* Conduct External Audits at suppliers/subcontractors in line with audit schedule.
* Conduct internal product and process audits.
* Participate in FMEAs, PPAPs, Process Capability, MSA and Gauge R&R studies.
The Candidate
The successfully appointed Quality Engineer will have the following skills and abilities:
* Relevant previous experience, ideally within either a fast-moving component manufacturing environment or high complexity batch processing, is essential.
* Proven experience of problem solving.
* Demonstrable experience of investigating and solving quality related production problems.
* Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential.
* Proficiency in MS Office is essential.
* Presentation skills would be desirable.
* Qualified in Engineering ideally (NVQ / HNC / HND / Degree or similar) OR Qualified by experience.
* Trained and experienced in 8D and auditing is essential.
* Good understanding of ISO9001
The Client
Our client prides themselves on their innovation, service and performance. They are committed to delivery high quality products. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an ever expanding organisation.
The Package:
* £28,000 – £32,000 per annum (depending on skills and abilities)
* 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
* Working hours are 8am-4.30pm (M-Th) and 8am-2.30pm
* Free parking
* Progressive working environment
To Apply
This vacancy is advertised by Travail Employment Group who are acting as an Employment Agency.
Travail Employment Group is operating as an Employment Agency. Once you click to apply for this job your application will be immediately received by Travail Employment Group. If your application is successful a consultant will be in contact with you within the next 7 days. If you do not hear within the next 7 days you have not been successful on this occasion and unless otherwise advised, Travail will keep your details on file and contact you with future relevant opportunities.
Once you click to apply for this job, your application will be immediately received by Travail Employment Group. If your application is successful, a consultant will be in contact with you within the next 7 days.
All candidates registering with Travail Employment Group will need to provide proof of identity, and evidence of any experience, training and qualifications our client considers necessary for this position

Free parking, 33 days holiday