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Job Title :
Quality Engineer 
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Posted :
8/2/2019 8:51:38 AM 
Company Name :
Forces Recruitment Services 
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Company Benefits Package 
Salary :
£33k per year + Company Benefits Package 
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Description :

EB6194:      Quality Engineer

Salary:            £33,000 (Depending of Experience)

Location:       Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Position:        Permanent

Benefits:        Private Pension Scheme, Health Care Insurance, Profit Related Pay scheme,

24 days holiday per year (+Public Holidays)

A leading UK company specialising in heat treatment for the Aerospace, Medical and Motorsport industries has a requirement for a Quality Engineer

The Quality Engineer role would suit an experienced QA professional who would be responsible for improving internal and external quality performance of the processes to maximize customer satisfaction and ensure processes fully conform to required quality standards.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • In conjunction with internal departments, carry out investigations into product non-conformance using appropriate problem solving tools, monitoring effectiveness of corrective actions implemented and maintenance of appropriate records.
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to improve current practices and support continuous improvement
  • Ensure that all documentation conforms to industry / customer quality standards & supports customer product needs.
  • Act upon internal and external NRFT issues with timely containment and robust sustainable corrective actions through root RCCA investigations with use of problem solving tools.
  • Carry out internal QMS audits, ensure that any NCRs raised are satisfactorily responded to and verify the effectiveness of resulting corrective actions.
  • Support customer, AS9100 and Nadcap audits.
  • Monitor and report on quality-related key performance indicators including right first time, on time delivery and number of reworks.
  • Participate in the development and updating of Process FMEA`s
  • Leading the completion of internal First Article Inspections
  • Work towards quality department yearly objectives and meet personal objectives set by the Quality Manager


  • Proven Quality experience operating in EN9100/EN9110 environment. Automotive experience would also be considered.
  • Thorough understanding of Quality tools and techniques
  • Excellent root cause analysis and corrective action understanding, including use of lean tools such as 8D and PFMEA
  • Attention to detail and methodical approach
  • Self-starter with a desire for problem solving and process improvement
  • Ability to understand and interpret technical drawings and specifications

Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted.

This job is no longer available for new applications.

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