Quality Engineer


  • £30000 - £35000 per annum
  • Posted: 13/11/2017
  • Coventry
  • Job Ref: 025417955
  • Permanent

Job Details

A world leader in precision automotive component manufacturing is seeking to appoint a Quality Engineer. The ideal candidate will be a skilled Quality Engineer and have experience dealing with suppliers and support engineering and production departments to resolve any quality issues or concerns.

Quality Engineer 
Salary: £32000-£38000 
Location: Coventry

The Role 
Reporting to the Quality Manager your role will be to resolve quality issues and drive improvement in cost of quality. You will support the decision making process with respect of customer requirements and you will also assist in resolution of supplier concerns.

o Provide leadership and ownership of quality improvements. 
o Manage effectively the measurement of scrap, its analysis and subsequent resolution through team problem solving.
o Provide support and coaching using visual management to all shop floor processes with respect to product quality.
o Carry out internal system, process and product audits and drive corrective actions for issues identified until audit closure.
o Facilitate and document management of quality issues and internal concerns using global 8D.
o Liaise with customers and internal departments to ensure problem resolution and Project support.
o Support the company's New Product Introduction (NPI) process.
o Perform all duties in compliance with the company's Quality Management System.

Experience:
You will already have significant experience working in a Quality Engineering with a high value precision engineering / manufacturing environment such as automotive, aerospace, defence, oil & gas or medical devices. 
o Ideally a formal engineering qualification (C&G; HNC; Degree; MSc in Mechanical Engineer, Manufacturing Engineering)
o Ability to work within a dynamic, fast moving production environment
o Able to work on their own initiative or as part of a team 
o Knowledge of  8D, Control Plans, FMEA's and other quality tools and techniques
o Must be conversant with ISO 9001 and TS16949 would be beneficial

In return the company can offer stability and job security and a salary in the region of £35,000 to £40,000 and pension. In addition the company has reputation for offering excellent training and career development opportunities.

Apply on-line or call Robert Wigley for a confidential discussion on 0121 450 5020 technical-network.co.uk Technical Network recruits Engineers and Managers for the automotive, aerospace, electrical / electronic technology, energy, engineering and manufacturing, with a portfolio of services including advertising search, permanent and contract recruitment services. Engaging professional, Delivering Talent.