Quality Engineer

Job Title: Quality Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: East Midlands, England
Salary: £30 - £35 per hour
Start Date: 2018-04-23
Reference: 80917
Contact Name: Chanay Mulholland
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 19, 2018 16:14

Job Description

2 x Quality Engineers - 6 Month Contract

An Aerospace manufacturing organisation, with a customer base of major OEM’s are looking for at least 2 quality engineers. 

You will ensure that the current Quality Systems are maintained and also ensure compliance to the required standards.

What you will be doing?
  • Assist in the maintenance and development of the Quality System
  • Develop and maintain measures of performance for the quality department
  • Deal with customer quality issues, including investigation and corrective action activities
  • Liaise with Operations and Engineering on quality related matters
  • Carry out internal and external product, process and systems audits
  • Host customer and regulatory audits and visits
  • Act as a champion for the development of a culture of quality within the organisaiton 

What do we need from you?
  • Experience as a quality engineer within a manufacturing environment
  • Experience of problem solving, root cause analysis and corrective action tools and techniques
  • Experience of working within at least an ISO9001 approved organisation, ideally an AS9100 approved organisation
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to deal with customers, both internal and external
  • A self-motivated approach and a proactive attitude.
  • Experience of internal and supplier auditing
What would be ideal?
  • Experience within an aerospace environment
  • Experience working as a supplier into major aerospace engine OEMs eg Rolls Royce
  • Lead auditor qualification
  • Experience of EASA Part 145 / FAR145 regulations within a repair and overhaul environment
  • Well-versed in the tools and techniques associated with Lean and Six Sigma.
Key skills – Quality Engineer, Aerospace, AS9100, engineering, Control Plan, 5s problem solving, collaborative, communication, root cause analysis , 5y, issue resolutions, 1ST Tier Aerospace, problem solving, critical parts, Process Engineer, FAIRS, PFMEA