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Quality Engineer

Quality Engineer

  • Location

    Witney

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35,000 - £37,000 per annum plus benefits

  • Contact:

    Angharad Isaac

  • Email:

    aisaac@yolkrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    07880619788

  • Job ref:

    qualeng

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    Permanent

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-22

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Quality Engineer

£35,000 - £37,000 per annum plus benefits

Oxford

 

I am proud to bring to market this unique and brand-new opportunity for an experienced Quality Engineer working with one of my global manufacturing clients based in Oxford. This client is working with me exclusively and requires a Quality Engineer. You will present solid experience of working within the Automotive Industry with a cosmetic background and knowledge of chemical surface treatment and paint processing.

 

As Quality Engineer you will form part of a highly successful team with an innovative and transformational business who actively participate in continuous improvement campaigns.

 

As Quality Engineer you’ll be

 

·        Identify improved systems of work, through the continuous improvement system

·        Support the implementation of shop floor quality costing and performance measures

·        Identify opportunities to reduce “waste” and where applicable work towards achieving improvements

·        Ensuring that the business oversees its Quality activities with both customers and suppliers

·        Maintain aspects of the current quality and environmental systems, in order to ensure conformance through a structured audit process

·        Maintenance of aspects of the current quality and environmental systems

·        Support and review of bill of materials where required

·        Support the Commercial and Engineering teams in the selection of appropriate materials

·        Evaluate existing processes and propose improvements to target

·        Become a ‘champion’ in customer specific requirements and systems

·        Manage individual customer complaints / concern and where required operate using a methodical 8D approach ensuring permanent concern resolution

·        Complete corrective actions on customer return activities

·        Maintain Quality documentation and also clear report generation

·        Complete visits at both customers and suppliers where required and respond to quality needs where and when required

·        Liaise with suppliers and where required implement development programmes

 

What you’ll bring to the team

 

·        Six sigma green of black belt highly advantageous

·        Automotive experience essential

·        Engineering degree or equivalent

·        Extensive 8D problem solving experience

 

Are you up to the challenge?

If you feel you have the skills, experience and passion to be successful in this role apply now.

Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities