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Quality Engineer

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Quality Engineer

Reference number: 76905

Location icon Herefordshire
Job contract type Full Time (Permanent)
Salary icon £30,000 - £35,000
Company icon Sierra 57 Consult Ltd
Company activities icon Injection Moulding / Rubber / Manufacturing
Deadline icon 30/06/2024

Job overview

Working alongside our client, an established manufacturer of custom moulded components, we are looking for a Quality Engineer to join their team and support continued business growth.

Company overview

  • The Quality Engineers main goal is to ensure that the companies’ processes are robust focusing on process inputs to assure the process output and therefore eliminating non-confirming product manufacture.
  • Candidates MUST HAVE experience within all aspects of Quality ( QE, QS, QC, QI and QA ) within a manufacturing environment.
  • This role will suit a hands on Quality Engineer, Quality Leader or Manager looking to secure a fantastic opportunity with a forward-thinking company.

Role responsibilities

  • The role of Quality Engineer is to oversee all quality functions across the plant including quality control, quality engineering, quality systems & quality inspection.
  • Ensure consistent quality throughout the production process.
  • Manage and maintain top level standards of ISO9001
  • Ensure 8D’s are completed in a timely manner in line with customer expectations
  • Manage quality concerns, facilitating root cause investigations and implementing corrective actions
  • Promote and support continuous improvement activities
  • Build and maintain customer relations
  • Customer and supplier quality (one-to-one) monitoring, support and co-ordination including customer audits (physical and electronic).
  • Ensure consistent quality throughout the production process.
  • Coordinating staff training on quality control measures and methods of improvement.
  • To attend Quality Meetings as required (on site and at customers)
  • There are basic measurement duties progressing into the use of the rheometer and other electronic measuring equipment.

Qualifications/experience required

  • Must have prior quality experience within the manufacturing industry, knowledge of plastics injection moulding & rubber would be highly beneficial but not essential
  • Must have knowledge of ISO 9001:2015
  • ISO9001 internal auditor trained advantageous.
  • Health and safety and environmental management experience would be an advantage. If there is no experience the expectation would be the quality person would develop into the management of.
  • Good knowledge and use of computer software, i.e. Excel, Word, Outlook, Powerpoint,
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Punctuality and time management skills
  • Professionalism and a positive attitude
  • Full valid driving license as will be required to travel within the UK.

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