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Quality Engineer

Location: Exeter, South West

Pay: Dependent on Experience

Sector: Commercial

Job Type: Permanent

Date Added: 02-10-2018

Expiry Date: 30-11-2018


The gap personnel group are acting as an Employment Agency.

gap Personnel Exeter are pleased to be recruiting for a Quality Engineer to join our client, a prestigious manufacturer in Exeter. Role overview: The role of the Quality Engineer is to provide leadership and guidance to the organisation, and to drive process improvement across it through the achievement of an operational excellence environment and tangible results. The Quality Engineer will apply their knowledge in quality systems, creating and driving adherence to disciplined systems and robust processes, and focused standardization of best practices; in conjunction with managing to a cohesive set of key performance metrics that provide an objective perspective on the business operating system health and effectiveness. The Quality Engineer will also create and maintain cross functional relationships needed to foster a proactive engagement culture amongst the business operations team, and a productive working relationship with customers. Key responsibilities: • Assess health of the business systems against customer and/or industry standards through an efficient and effective internal audit/corrective and preventative action management system • Develop, maintain and implement quality systems procedures and work instructions in compliance to customer and regulatory requirements • Purchase order and specification review leader focused on negotiation of customer requirements, advanced product quality planning and translation of requirements to operator level • Customer advocate • Process improvement leader focused on review, disposition and elimination of material review, concessions, corrective / Preventive actions and escapes • Ensure customer verification is complete (i.e. FAIR) and submitted to the customer Candidate Requirements: • A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related discipline • In lieu of degree, seven (7) years relevant work experience in a relevant manufacturing environment • Certified Quality Engineer (CQE) designation from ASQ or other equivalency examination from recognized quality authorities (Exception for CQE would be certification as a Six Sigma expert) • Auditing Experience ISO 9001 / AS9100 (per AS9014) • Must possess production operation knowledge and experience relating to manufacturing, inspection, engineering and customer interaction • Ability to apply problem solving methodology to positively impact business objectives • Understanding of ISO 9000 and/or AS9100 along with knowledge in Statistical Tools and Techniques, APQP and Measurement System Analysis • Least cost application of customer specs/drawings (no over-processing) Blueprint Reading/customer requirements flow down • Customer interface and understanding/deployment of customer requirement • Understanding of non-destructive validation methodology (Visual, x-ray, penetrant, etc) and Nadcap understanding (if required) • Geometric Dimension and Tolerancing (GD&T) required • Good computer skills Personal Attributes: • Strong ability to multi-task in a demanding environment • Good team player

The gap personnel group are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.

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