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Quality Engineer

JOB- Quality Engineer
LOCATION- Dorset
TERM- Permanent
SALARY- £30,000-£37,000 per annum (dependent on experience)

We are looking for a Quality Engineer on a permanent basis in the Dorset area to provide support to Provide technical advice to the Senior Management Team on Quality, reliability, safety, and performance issues encountered during the product lifecycle within the Aerospace & Defence sector


The Quality Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • HNC qualified beneficial or experience working in similar role
  • 5 years experience in Manufacturing Environment
  • Lean Six Sigma Green belt beneficial
  • AS9100 experience beneficial
  • Certified Lead auditor
  • Self-motivated individual
  • Right first time approach
  • Ability to work calmly under pressure

The Quality Engineer role will involve:

  • Drive standardisation on processes along with waste elimination and continuous improvement
  • Working on NPI products and supplier quality development, implementing new processes
  • Hands on role investigating NCR’s, implement improvements to reduce external and internal rejects
  • AS9012 FAIR completion, review and sign off internally and externally
  • Assist with inspection of goods, hardness check visual inspections etc
  • Lead internal audits as well as and 3rd party audits
  • Collating material compliance data, report writing where necessary
  • Resolve customer issues in a timely manner
  • Champion problem solving with use of RCA tools such as 8D, 5WHY, ISHIKAWA, FMEA’s
  • Succeed in driving down rejects eliminating system errors and reduce overall cost of Quality
  • Monitor output, quality & scrap rates. Improving OTD performance
  • Maintain records of products and approved suppliers
  • Continually improve QMS processes

If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV to find out more, along with your availability and your salary expectation.