QUALITY ENGINEER - GBP37k

Recruiter
Robert Alan Partnership Ltd
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
27 Nov 2016
Closes
25 Dec 2016
Sectors
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Quality Engineer Salary: GBP37,000 plus overtime, plus benefits. Location: Llanelli, Carmarthen, Ammanford, Neath, Swansea, Pontardawe Industry: Manufacturing Commutable from: Llanelli, Carmarthen, Ammanford, Neath, Swansea, Pontardawe Hours: 3 style shift pattern. I am submitting a shortlist of candidates for interview within the next 48 hours. If you wish to be put forward for this excellent opportunity, please apply now via the details below. THE COMPANY A world renowned Global Automotive Manufacturer are looking to recruit a Quality Engineers to join their Llanelli site. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a highly respected manufacturing organisation. This is a great opportunity to continue to develop your skills and experience. This is also a very friendly company to work for where you can enjoy the benefits of a long-term and stable career. This position is available NOW, so if you are interested, please "apply now" via the job board link, or contact us immediately on the above for an immediate interview. JOB DESCRIPTION I am looking for an experienced Quality Engineer to join one of the leading manufacturers in the automotive industry worldwide. Overview The successful applicant will be responsible for providing ongoing quality support to the manufacturing activities to ensure adherence to the company quality systems, procedures and control plans. Key Tasks/Responsibilities Ensure that all Shift Operators adhere to the quality elements of the Standard Operating ProceduresConduct regular Product and Process audits and feedback information as required.Identify any product or process non-conformity and potential improvement ideas.Ensure effective communication of Quality data to the manufacturing teams and to facilitate actions to improve. Assist in the resolution of Customer & Internal concerns with the Senior Quality Engineers. Including the design of sort and rework criteria, SOPs and data collection methods.Provide support to Senior Quality Engineers to enable Plant KPI's to be achieved.Support team based problem-solving activities using structured techniques.Maintain quality documentation and controls if required.Support the Internal Audit team by performing various Internal Audits if required.Promote compliance to company systems, procedures and control plan requirements.Control trials as required to support improvement activities and support NPI on engineering changes.The jobholder may be required to visit customer/supplier locations in order to resolve concerns. Skills, Qualifications and Experience necessary Demonstrate a good knowledge of pressing and fabrication manufacturing process Previous experience ideally in quality function of a fast moving manufacturing environment.Good working knowledge of quality tools and techniques & fully competent in Microsoft IT packages.Applicants would ideally have an appropriate qualification in Quality / Mechanical / Production Engineering (e.g. Degree or HNC) and or served a recognised Apprenticeship and educated in an Engineering/Manufacturing discipline to ONC/HNC level or similar.Computer literate, including Microsoft Office and SAP working knowledge, together with good verbal and numerical aptitude.Ability to plan to achieve objectives and priorities. Skills, Behaviours and Attributes desirable The ability to cope with the pressures of a demanding manufacturing environment.Must have a confident approach to effectively deal with a variety of people within the business structureGood interpersonal and organisation skills, ability to pay close attention to detail.To have self-motivation, confident and be proactive attitude.The ability to coordinate activities in a cross functional team.Results driven, with the enthusiasm and resilience to see a job well done through effective ownership.Demonstrates a positive attitude towards change, with a willingness to be flexible and adapt to new circumstances. 37 hours based on 3 shift pattern. Monday - Friday. Must have a flexible approach to working hours as extra hours and weekends will be required on occasion. BENEFITS Salary is GBP34,000 to GBP37,000 (inc SA), plus overtime, plus benefits. Excellent rates of pay. Offer excellent training and development opportunities. Working for a leading 1st tier Automotive company.