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Job Title :
Quality Engineer 
Job Category :
Engineering | Quality |  
Posted :
9/12/2020 1:42:35 PM 
Company Name :
4exMilitary Jobs Ltd (2010) 
Location :
Oxfordshire, OX11 7HJ 
Benefits :
Salary will be competitive based on the type of role within the Thames Valley area. Other benefits include a generous profit share bonus scheme, pension contributions and holiday loyalty scheme.  
Salary :
£Competitive + Bonus + Benefits 
Security :
Description :

The Company and the Role:

The Company is a world leading innovator and multi-award-winning designer and manufacturer. Their ground-breaking technology is utilised by clients across many industry sectors, from Perimeter Security Surveillance and Industrial Automation to Traffic Incident Detection.

Renowned for investing heavily in innovation and R&D, the Company has earned an unrivalled reputation for products that are high performance, robust and extremely reliable. Their products are often used in mission critical applications where safety and security are vital and their policy for strategic development and expansion has achieved exceptional results and are now seeking experienced and motivated staff to continue this growth.

The Company is currently looking for a quick-thinking, methodical, Quality Engineer, to join their expanding Production team within their dynamic, high-tech and forward-thinking organisation.

You will be working closely with Production and Engineering teams with a primary function of ensuring product and process quality within the production environment. In supporting a high First Time Pass Yield, you will be focussed on both internal and supplier quality.

You will be working within the production team based at the Company’s offices in Oxfordshire, but you should expect some travel to support PCB production and testing at suppliers and certification testing at third party test houses.

Key Features of the Role:

• Focus on supplier quality, conducting goods in part inspections as required
• Provide details for supplier returns
• Build and test inspections, including final shipment checks
• Initiate and/or support quality initiatives
• Test concession management
• Support driving First Time Pass Yield (FTPY) to hit company targets
• Build revision management
• Coordinate Engineering Changes and Manufacturing Deviations into production
• Drive changes into quality processes including production route cards, inspection
points and documentation
• Adhere to company and department processes
• Contribute to continual improvement initiatives within the team

Knowledge and Skills:

Experience of radar technology is not necessary, as full product specific training will be provided.

You must have appropriate technical qualifications, including a solid background in quality assurance and ideally with experience of lean manufacturing techniques.

To fit into the environment, you will need to be an energetic individual who is used to consistently delivering high value work under pressure and a meticulous approach to detail and quality.

You must have the ability to communicate and work effectively with people at all levels within the business.

This is a demanding, yet exciting role in a growing business, in which you can make a very large impact. The role also offers a good scope for personal growth and development.

What’s on Offer:

The opportunity to work in an environment for you to do your best work by providing a flexible, fun, friendly, and family feel. The Company is dog friendly and enjoy family, friends and group events.

They encourage social activities and will provide you with options to join colleagues on lunchtime walks, biking and other pursuits. They care about their staff, in fact, their culture is developed by their employees, for their employees.

Salary will be competitive based on the type of role within the Thames Valley area.

Other benefits include a generous profit share bonus scheme and pension scheme. Holiday entitlement is 23 days plus bank holidays. After 2 years’ service holidays increase by 1 day per year to a maximum of 5 additional days.

Applicants Please Note:

Do not apply for this vacancy unless you are an experienced Quality Engineer.

For UK based roles, in line with the requirements of the UK Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must either be eligible to live and work in the UK or must obtain permits to work in the UK prior to making an application. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.
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4exMilitary Jobs Ltd is at the forefront of supplying military leavers and ex-military personnel working in logistics and supply chain, facilities management, catering, hospitality and life support services, military and defence support services, aviation and aerospace, IT and telecoms, fuel supply and distribution, security, retail, wholesale and PX, QA / QC and food safety, health and safety, HR, training and instructors, wealth management, engineering and construction, naval, port and marine- Worldwide!

We frequently manage confidential appointments on behalf of our clients, many of which are not advertised.

If you are about to leave the Armed Forces or are ex-military seeking to develop your career, please do not hesitate to contact us for a confidential discussion and access to our complete portfolio of current opportunities.

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