Quality Engineer

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  • Location

    Plymouth, Devon

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    Quality Assurance

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  • Contact:

    Lorraine Ryan

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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We have an excellent opportunity for a QUALITY ENGINEER based in Plymouth


Monitoring and reporting of Quality Metrics / KPI and RSQ

Support Client Survey process as is necessary

Provide governance and oversight of the Management Plans and associated procedures whilst promoting Procedural Use and Adherence

Promote Process and Procedure Improvement initiatives as part of ongoing Continual Improvement.

Provide guidance and support to ensure compliance with ATN-I Integrated Management System.

Act as the owner of the Audit Schedule including Supply Chain Audits as necessary

Conduct Audit and Surveillance activities including suppliers on site and off site

Act as point of contact for any Client and 3rd Party Certification Body Audits

Surveillances of activities supporting the Project Quality Plan and Contractors Quality Plans / Inspection and Test Plans

Coordinate and manage to closure any non-conformance or Performance Improvement actions

Provide Quality SME input to Supplier pre-qualification process

Review of documentation such as Quality Plans, including documents originated by Contractors

Provide Quality SME support to Client

Provide support and guidance to the Document Control function including use of the Electronic Document Management System (JPI)

Governance and oversight of the Check, Review, Approve, Verify process

Oversight of documentation transfer between Client, Customer, Contractors and other associated stakeholders

Governance, oversight and control of documentation within JPI from initial Document Reference status through to Handover of Life Time Records to Client

Provide support and guidance to the LfE (Learning from Experience) function

Provide guidance and mentoring to other team members in relation to Quality aspects including Document Control and LfE


Must have SC clearance or ability to obtain SC clearance

Good communication skills and ability to negotiate and influence others including building and maintaining effective relationships with multiple stakeholders

HNC / HND / Degree qualified or relevant experience

Demonstrable experience and understanding of the Quality function, supporting large projects / programmes within highly regulated industries

Demonstrable experience of working collaboratively with Clients and Contractors including Audits / Surveillance

Demonstrable experience in monitoring Contractor activities through to completion / hand over, including dealing with non-conformities

Demonstrable understanding of Project documentation arrangements, including Contractor documentation deliverables

Experience in the associated procedural arrangements within complex, multifunctional organisations including use of an EDMS

Proficient in standard computer programmes including Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Strong organisational skills, with the ability to prioritise to meet deadlines

Strong ethos relating to Health Safety and Wellbeing

Membership of the CQI

IRCA recognised ISO 9001 Auditor qualification

Previous experience in use of JPI / SharePoint

Previous experience of work supporting the MoD

Knowledge of the full project life cycle stage / gate principles of project delivery

Understanding and appreciation of the principles and Standards relating to Health, Safety, Environment, Quality and Security as applicable to working within a highly regulated Nuclear environment