Quality Assurance Engineer

Location
Bristol
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Ref
893728
Contact
Neil Tovey
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Permanent
Your experience working in Quality Assurance and knowledge of highly regulated industries will play a crucial part in supporting the Canadian Royal Navy by overseeing the quality functions of the repair and overhaul department. As a Quality Assurance Engineer, you will Check in parts and sign off non-conformities, deviations and concessions.

You will be working for a leading international multi-disciplined engineering consultancy as part of their defence business. A good salary, corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.

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About the Job:

Our client requires a Quality Assurance Engineer to lead on quality assurance activities in the repair and overhaul facility. Typical tasks and responsibilities include:
*Checking in parts and documentation.
*Route Card Check.
*Sign off of production documents.
*Undertake the final inspection of product as directed by the Supplier Quality Manager.
*Assist the production with lessons learnt with the use of tools for corrective and preventive action and continuous improvement.
*Compile and produce analysis and trend reports on Quality related information to enable improvements.
*Communication of the production quality requirements to the production team.
*Review and approval of Quality related documents both internally and from the supply chain as required e.g. configuration management plans, supplier quality plans etc.
*Provide assistance in the generation of Production Plans and Documentation, e.g. Production Plans and Specifications.
*Assist Production Teams as nominated Quality representative with regards quality related matters and queries, including being the point of contact for customer quality assurance.
*Assist in process investigations and issues arising to reach a conclusion that may result in corrective and preventative action.
*Management and sign off of non-conformities, deviations and concessions. This is internal facing.
*Communication of production related Quality requirements throughout the Quality team as required.

About You:
To be the right fit for this Quality Assurance Engineer job, you will ideally have an ONC, HNC, NVQ Level 3 qualification and in Quality Engineering in a manufacturing or distribution based environment. You will also need a background in a highly regulated industry and be familiar with the quality levels and disciplines required such as a Defence or aerospace background
Knowledge and experience of Quality Management Systems (1809001, AQAP, AS9100, etc) is needed along with a good working knowledge of quality tools and problem solving techniques e.g. (pareto, FMEA, 5 why's, 8D, etc) and previous document check experience essential.

Quality Assurance Engineer
Bristol (with some travel to suppliers UK and abroad)
37 hours a week
Salary Negotiable
Permanent role

Keywords: Quality assurance, QMS, Corrective actions, Preventative actions, Non-conformances, Concessions, Sign off, Quality, Audit, Marine, Defence.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.