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Senior Quality Engineer

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    Quality and Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matthew Andrews

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    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

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JOB- Senior Quality Engineer
LOCATION- Cornwall
TERM- Permanent
SALARY- £45,000-£50,000 plus other benefits 

My client is looking for a Senior Quality Engineer to join a market leading manufacturer in the Cornwall area. The main duties will be ensuring the product is fit for purpose and meets both internal & external requirements and also monitoring and advising on the performance of the QMS by producing data and reporting on performance and measuring against standards.

The Senior Quality Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:
  • At least 5 years experience within the Manufacturing industry (Automotive, FMCG or Medical beneficial)
  • Energetic individual looking to consistently deliver quality work under pressure with a meticulous approach to quality
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of the business
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Good knowledge of problem solving techniques such as PFMEA, Control plans, RCA and 8D
  • Keen problem solver with a focus on detail and leadership
  • Positive attitude to change for improvement
The Senior Quality Engineer role will involve:
  • Report the performance of the QMS & KPI’s to top level management
  • Ensure all processes in the QMS are maintained
  • Conducting internal and external quality audits
  • Drive prevention of quality issues through proactive involvement with R&D, Supply Chain, Production Engineering and Production
  • Ability to confidently and accurately analyse data and make sound decisions based on it
  • You will monitor and report against quality KPI’s across all aspects of manufacturing to proactively identify areas of risk and improvement, working with the production engineering team to prioritise the implementation.
  • Obtain certification and testing quotations for applicable bodies for NPD projects
  • Liaise with key customers to understand and manage customer expectations in terms of quality, design, manufacture & testing
If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.