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Quality Engineer

  • Location

    Redditch, Worcestershire

  • Sector:

    Automotive

  • Job disciplines:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £35000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Georgia SIlk

  • Contact email:

    georgia.silk@jonlee.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    35000

  • Salary low:

    35000

  • Job ref:

    BBBH48770

  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-11-14

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    #

Job Title: Quality Engineer
Department: Quality Assurance

Role Outline

  • Provide a day-to-day customer interface
  • Project manage; leading and developing continuous improvement activities based on analysis of company KPI's
  • Ensure quality standards are achieved and maintained in the manufacturing process
  • Establish and maintain key customer relationships - internally and externally
  • Continue to positively develop the company's reputation in the market, as a first class supplier.
  • Senior position designated according to depth & breadth of experience


General Skills and Experience

  • Working knowledge and full understanding and the application of Quality Engineering tools and methodologies
  • Technically orientated with the ability to understand quickly new product and process technologies
  • A strong customer service orientation
  • Flexible attitude and structured approach to problem resolution
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Strong communication and presentation skills- written and verbal
  • Excellent relationship building & team-working skills - internally and externally
  • Good organisational and planning skills
  • General managerial skills- projects, problem resolution, people issues


Specific Skills and Experience

  • Understanding of Manufacturing and Engineering, ideally with quality experience
  • Electronics industry or electronics knowledge / training / competence
  • Experience of interfacing with OEM / demanding customers
  • Customer visits - including continental travel
  • A senior professional presence, able to talk with authority and knowledge
  • Current passport / driving license
  • Involvement / input in NPI projects to ensure in-built quality controls


Qualifications

  • A professional Engineer, ideally degree educated
  • Ideally six sigma green\black belt or equivalent statistical knowledge\experience
  • Preferably qualified Internal \ External auditor to TS16949/ISO 9001 standards
  • Understanding of Manufacturing and Engineering, ideally with quality experience.


Hours of work
This role will operate on a day shift (Monday to Thursday 08:00-17:00 and Friday 08:00-12:15)