Basingstoke 01256 336 100

Winchester 01962 865 152

Quality Engineer

  • Location

    Winchester, Hampshire, England

  • Salary

    £35k per year

  • Contract

    Permanent

  • Reference

    JO0000002134

A permanent opportunity has arisen to work as a Senior Quality Engineer for a successful multi-national business in Winchester.
This role will be an agent for change and will possess a strong character in order to drive change throughout the organisation, be a decision maker whose natural inclination is to base those decisions on facts and not feelings.
The key duties for this role are:
·To manage all quality-related issues within the manufacturing environment
·Identify root cause and support the implementation of corrective actions for product quality issues using 8D methodologies
·Work with internal and external stakeholders to resolve quality issues
·Carry out product and process audits
·Monitor and report on quality-related KPIs
·Facilitate process mapping activities
·Support the UK Quality Manager in achieving objectives
·Mentor and support Quality Technicians and quality team members
·Various other relevant requirements which can be elaborated on the full job spec
The ideal candidate will:
·Be a self-starter, motivated and resilient
·Work independently with minimal supervision
·A good working knowledge of quality systems and measurement
·A strong knowledge of APQP, PPAP and FMEA
·Lean manufacturing knowledge
·A knowledge of ISO9001:2008/2015
·An understanding of ISO4001 and Health and Safety practices
·An understanding of engineering drawings and manufacturing processes
·Influencing skills
·Analytical skills
·Understanding of cost and financial impacts
·Previous experience in high volume, high mix manufacturing environment, preferably automotive, aerospace and/or defence
·Relevant Mechanical/Electromechanical/Electronics HNC, ONC or equivalent
This is a full time permanent role paying an annual salary of up to £35,000 depending on the candidate.
Some UK travel to other sites may be required.
1-1 Recruitment is one of the leading recruitment agencies for jobs in Winchester for permanent, temporary and contract recruitment solutions. Due to the high volume of applications we are receiving, if you do not hear from a consultant within 5 days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. In the meantime please keep an eye on www.1-1recruitment.co.uk for any other potential vacancies.

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