Quality Engineer

Nottinghamshire | Manufacturing , Quality Control

Quality Engineer
Negotiable salary depending upon experience

REED's Engineering Team are working with a Nottinghamshire based engineering and manufacturing business who are currently looking for a Quality Engineer to join their team in a compliance focused position.

The business themselves are a market leading manufacturer of sealing solutions and supply to a range of different industries and businesses.

The role of the Quality Engineer will be quite vast, however noted below are a few key points to their role:

  • Preparing the business for regulatory audits, against ISO and AS standards.
  • Liaising with external auditors when on site.
  • Dealing with non conformances on the back of audits, which may involve utilising Quality Tools such as 8Ds to investigate and change processes on site.
  • Also liaising with customers on site when they're conducting audits.
  • Leading meetings with customers, discussing any quality issues and ways in which the business have responded.
  • When speaking with customers, you will be expected to have knowledge of products and documentation related to their orders, which will enable you to have a solid understanding of their requirements.
  • You will also take a role in inspecting their products and also the attached documentation prior to release, ensuring that it is correct and compliant too.
  • The role will involve a lot of interaction with other departments, in particular Quality and you will be working closely with Inspectors and Engineers making sure their skills are always well polished.
  • You will need to utilise Lean Manufacturing techniques to review processes and address any areas for concern.

The right type of person for this role will have a solid manufacturing background, ideally within Quality and also within an Aerospace environment.

  • You should also have a Lead Auditor Qualification.
  • Ideally have some recognised Lean training.
  • And also have a relatable Degree or experience to match.
  • The right person will also be someone who is very positive and proactive both in their personality and work ethic.
  • As you are customer facing, you need to be able to speak confidently with large organisations, directors, managers and colleagues.
  • Although there are no reports, this is a leadership role and you will need to set a great example for others to follow.
  • With responsibilities in other countries, travel may be required from time to time.

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Reed Specialist Recruitment
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27/05/2019 10:10:00
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