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Senior Quality Engineer

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    £30000 - £37000 per annum

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    Ben Tucker

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    +44 (0)161 871 8811

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    about 1 month ago

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My client is a manufacturer of components and materials manufactured to high specifications for the medical industry. A global supplier and a leader in their industry, they are looking for someone to join their team and work with them as a Senior Quality Engineer. In order to support continued business growth, my client requires an enthusiastic and experienced engineer to join them on this venture.
The Role: Senior Quality Engineer
Experience: Required
Salary: £30k - £37k
Monday to Thursday 08.30 – 17.00, Friday 08.30-13.30 (35 hour working week), which includes breaks. Duties and hours may vary dependent upon workload
Key areas:-
  • Validation process
  • Creating and amending production routes
  • Creating and completing engineering change notes Creating PFMEA’s
  • Liaising with all functions (including suppliers)
  • Process evaluation and improvement – fault root cause investigation and process controls implementation Analyse data by completing hypothesis, normal distribution, and process capability analysis tests
  • Establishes statistical confidence by identifying sample size and acceptable error; determining levels of confidence
  • Develops sampling plans by applying attribute, variable, and sequential sampling methods Prepares reports by collecting, analysing, and summarising data; making recommendations Lean manufacturing
  • Stay up to date with technological developments
  • Ensure health and safety standards are adhered to
  • Ensure that all products are thoroughly quality checked
  • Responsible for training and development of Quality Engineers / Co-ordinators
  • Ensuring processes needed for the QMS are established, implemented and maintained
  • Ensuring promotion of awareness of regulatory and customer requirements throughout the company
  • Maintain an effective QMS system in accordance with ISO 13485, ISO/IEC 17025 & FDA CFR Part 820 and other such Standards as determined by the Company
  • Coordinate the implementation of new quality standards
  • Monitor and assist with audit CAPA activities against Non Conformities and Observations raised Ensure that Client, Supplier and Internal Audits are carried out to the defined schedule
The Right candidate will be: -
  • Methodical and meticulous in approach
  • An effective communicator and a good team player Conscientious and has a self-disciplined approach Motivated and flexible in their approach
  • Able to self-manage as well as working as part of a team Excellent time management and multi-tasking skills
  • Capable of producing high quality written material by hand Computer literate
Qualifications/Knowledge: -
  • Tertiary education in a relevant subject or equivalent qualification Management of projects and teams
  • Management of change and implementation of new ideas