Senior Quality Engineer

This job is no longer open for applications.
​Please see similar jobs below:

  • Location

    Glasgow, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £25.05 per hour

  • Contact:

    Morson Rosyth

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Client:


Position Description:

To support the implementation of Zero Defect Culture/Right First Time across the business.

Providing professional support, advice and guidance for all Quality aspects throughout the business

Work closely with the Programmes and Functions to ensure Quality improvement initiatives are implemented and embedded.

Provide assurance & support, implement best practice, ensure standardisation of Quality tools and techniques across Naval Ships

Core Duties:

Support the Zero Defect Culture/Right First time across Naval Ships and into Supply Chain

Support with the facilitation of Quality training, support, standardisation, assurance and best practice activities across the business

Implementation of Quality Tools and Techniques across Naval Ships

Lead / support Quality Investigation within the Naval Ships programmes

Support cross discipline audit teams driving improved compliance to QCP

Lead / support cross functional risk based process improvement auditing

Support closure and measure effectiveness of RC, CA and improvements actions

Liaison with third party auditors such as Lloyds Register and customer

Support cost of poor quality activities and realise sustainable benefits.

Undertaking assurance activities such as quality process confirmations and compliance checks

Functional Knowledge:

Support and provide in depth knowledge and experience of delivering quality improvement

Detailed knowledge of Quality tools and techniques

Strong technical knowledge, particularly within the areas of quality assurance, product assurance, quality control, quality management and third party management

In depth knowledge of management systems, including ISO9001 and their application to projects

Internal auditor qualified (IRCA Lead auditor qualification advantageous)

Six Sigma or equivalent improvement training desirable

Business Expertise:

Experience of Shipbuilding desirable

Experience of working within a large, complex, matrix engineering led organisation is highly desirable

Fully understand company vision, strategic aims & objectives.

To apply for this position, you must be eligible to live and work in the UK and either possess or be able to obtain UK MOD Security Clearance to SC Level.