Quality Engineer

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Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Gloucester
Salary
30000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + Holidays Pension
Posted
09 Nov 2016
Closes
07 Dec 2016
Sectors
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Aerospace Quality Engineer

??30000 - ??35000

Gloucester

Duties and Responsibilities:

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Providing technical liaison services between operations and quality on all matters relating to quality systems, procedures, direction, processes, including Quality Assurance implementation and maintenance.
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Undertaking both internal and external audits and providing precise timely reports.
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Responsible for activities related to the identification, tracking and resolving of all quality problems.
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Providing technical liaison and consultation services to Operations, Engineering, Sales and Purchasing, HR, Finance to assure effective communication, coordination and interaction.
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Evaluating and developing, as required, quality requirements and maintaining world class technological advancements compatible with company needs.
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Participating in advance product feasibility assessment with affected company quality areas to assure maximum contribution of research, development, design, engineering, and testing to achieve first time through capabilities with superior quality.
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Assisting with the interaction of all customer complaints to provide ongoing communication with timely involvement, review and action to address these issues.
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Reviewing when required approved maintenance data and specifications to ensure quality and reliability requirements are addressed.
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Reviewing and evaluating the adequacy of Control Plans/Production plans and providing advice/assistance to obtain compliance, e.g., Analysis, Failure Mode and Effect Analysis, acceptance sampling, etc.
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Providing Operations and/or Engineering with Metrology information and support as needed or required
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Providing Quality Assurance personnel with assistance and training to ensure acceptable quality performance
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Training quality and manufacturing personnel on the use of new and existing equipment, as required
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Providing assistance as needed in performing capability studies and processing potential studies
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Providing a direct communication link with company senior/middle management and coordinating with all departments for quality problem resolution
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Managing/Participating customer quality audits
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Reviewing all safety and critical characteristics with the relevant persons to reach mutual agreement on specifications
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Performing customer surveys and assisting with supplier audits and evaluations
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Assisting Quality Manager in developing and implementing the Quality Management System
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Participating in advanced product quality planning activities
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Monitoring and assisting Operations in process control and development
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Training the inspectors, signatories in conjunction with the requirements of the various regulations
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Participating in customer purchase orders and subcontract reviews
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Following up with customers on trails and corrective actions

Qualifications:

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HNC/Degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering
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Preferred AS9100 Lead Assessor
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EASA Part 145, 21, FAA 145 auditor

Person Specification

You will have experience in a similar role, ideally within a aerospace / AS9001 environment, but other process driven (e,g medical or automotive) may be considered.

Track record of effectiveness as an internal consultant with demonstrable concern for impact.

Proactive approach to engaging with internal customers providing advice, guidance and support.

Experience of managing internal teams and working with customers is essential - managing complaints and problem solving with root cause analysis

Experience of working at all levels including both internal & external customers

Experience of dealing with regulatory authorities is essential

Lean skills/experience such as Six Sigma, Kaizen, 5s

You will be confident, driven, an excellent communicator with a hands on approach.

Not be afraid to challenge the norm.

Strong statistical, analytical skills

**Occasional overseas travel may be required

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