Quality Engineer

  • Location

    Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £33.87 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jackie O'Sullivan

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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To develop, implement and continually improve Quality systems in support of manufacturing, suppliers and customers that will support zero defects internally and externally.

Position Duties & Responsibilities Prepare and perform when required Quality Control Plans in conjunction with Manufacturing Instructions

  1. Prepare and support Quality Inspection Instructions specific to each work area and product type
  2. Prepare and perform audits to insure that procedures and instructions related to the QMS are adhered to
  3. Perform random Quality checks on the shop floor of critical characteristics as identified in manufacturing control plans
  4. When required, provide support to Purchasing for evaluation of new suppliers, or continuous improvement activities of existing suppliers
  5. Visit suppliers and customers to investigate non-conformance issues
  6. Be able to lead / support investigations of non-conformances and all responses using problem solving techniques
  7. Work with Quality Inspectors to ensure quality instructions are followed and documented in manufacturing
  8. Prepare as and when required Quality Plans
  9. Work as part of a Project team to ensure they follow Quality procedures and processes acting as the needs of the customer Quality Responsibilities

Must be eligible to obtain full Security Clearance.