Quality Engineer

29 November 20212021-11-29
Essex
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Quality Engineer 

Essex

Attractive Salary 

 

Recruit 12 have an excellent opportunity for a Quality Engineer to promote the continuous improvement of systems and processes throughout the company.

 

As a Quality Engineer your responsibilities will include the following:

  • To ensure the involvement of the Quality function in APQP processes for new product introduction and potential future product quality concerns that are highlighted are escalated and resolved
  • To control and co-ordinate customer quality approval submissions (PPAP/PSW/AAR etc).
  • To control and co-ordinate the companies applications and approvals while ensuring the companies continued audit success.
  • To be aware of current and new requirements for TS16949 and ISO14001 management systems and any relevant customer specific system requirements
  • To conduct internal audits  to ensure shop floor processes for compliance while assisting in developing proactive improvement measures when required.
  • To contribute to the ongoing development of internal systems and procedures to improve product quality and reduce quality costs within the company
  • To promote close contact with shop floor operations from the Quality function and strong awareness of internal process concerns and corrective actions
  • To promote the application of single point lessons and the sharing of problem countermeasures across the business to maximise the benefit of lessons learned and drive proactive quality improvements
  • To participate with visits to our customer’s sites and customer visits while building strong working relationships with the appropriate key customer contacts. 
  • To act as the independent voice of the customer within the company and make appropriate judgements on quality matters on behalf of the customer
  • To lead problem solving activities and promote the application of structured problem solving tools (8D working and Practical Problem Solving)
  • To ensure that investigations for customer quality concerns are timely, involve the appropriate staff, determine true root cause and have appropriate countermeasures developed.
  • To ensure effective communication to customers in all aspects of quality related activities
  • To ensure all customer expectations for communication and problem responses are met including timely use of customer communication portals.
  • To manage Customer Portals and daily provide feedback to the Quality Manager of issues.
  • To weekly report using the process set up to the Management Team on the Cost of Quality.

 

To be successful as a Quality Engineer, you must have: 

  • Relevant experience in a similar role
  • HND or Degree level qualified in relevant subject.

 

Recruit12 is a recruitment specialist working within the Automotive, Aerospace, and World Class manufacturing sectors.

Important: Please note Recruit12 is only able to place into employment candidates that have a valid EU passport, a European Economic Area (EEA) passport or a valid UK visa. 

 

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