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Senior Quality Engineer

Job Reference: 31791_1528205789
Location: Devon
Discipline:/ Quality engineering
Salary Range:

£35000 to 40000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

Senior Quality Engineer

Plymouth, Devon,

£35000 - £40000

The Company

Support production management and Quality Engineers to achieve the level of quality that is required to meet customer expectations. Provide a timely response to resolving quality issues identified during build. Conduct process audits ensuring conformance to company processes. Provide a framework that promotes Continual Improvement, RFT and the 'No Fault Forward' approach.

The Role

* Processes compliant with the Quality Management System (QMS).
* Analyse data to identify areas of Risk and Opportunities and promote RFT and 'No Fault Forward'.
* Verify that the correct information is available at source of use
* Facilitate all quality problems within the relevant production plant
* Mentoring of the Layered Process Audit system to support production in the management of basic production controls
* Hold weekly Quality Performance Reviews with Operations Management teams
* Provide verification of accurate data for Quality Issues identified. Initiate actions to aid quick resolution and assistance in identifying root causes
* Ensure that non-conformances and repeat issues are communicated
* Assist the Quality Manager with continual improvement activities to enhance the Quality Management System
* Act as an Ambassador for the company operating with integrity and drive appropriate to the Company's values, to promote us as a market leader.
* Promote training to build quality awareness across the business.

The Successful Candidate

* A sound knowledge of manufacturing/operational processes/product
* Experience of assembly practices
* Relevant / suitable qualifications both administrative and technical (Excel, Word etc)
* Able to read and interpret technical drawings
* Conscientious, reliable and dedicated
* Able to work under own initiative
* Engages with others and has a collaborative approach to working with others
* Proactively contributes within a team
* Assertive, resilient and welcomes change

* City and Guilds 743 Quality Assurance or equivalent
* Qualified Internal Auditor an advantage
* Knowledge of Lean Techniques - Problem Solving etc
* Six -Sigma qualified an advantage
* Knowledge of the requirements of ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems an advantage

* Minimum 5 years' experience in a similar role

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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