Job Details




£40000 - £45000 per annum



Job Details

Part of a major international group, this organisation has a modern manufacturing facility to produce complex high value components for aerospace and defence industry and is seeking an experience Quality professional to lead and support plant operations with quality and integrated business systems management across the manufacturing facility.
Senior Quality Engineer
Salary  £40-45000
Location: Preston
Reporting to the Group Quality Manager as the Lead Quality Systems Engineer you will supervise a small team of Quality professionals, ensuring best practice quality control and quality assurance across the facility, manage any customer escalations, coach on best practices and work on projects for continuous improvement
o Maintenance and development of the company's ISO quality and environmental management system documentation, including control and supervision of all amendments and revisions
o Support the development and implementation of new business systems, incorporating training, awareness, support and assessment
o Coordinate internal & external/ customer audits
o Lead customer liaison and problem resolution for quality and non conformance issues
o Work with cross-functional teams to drive system quality improvements through the business as required
o Support business initiatives to improve systems & quality / environmental awareness through all levels of the organisation
Experience required:
Applications are sought from experienced Senior Quality Engineers or Quality Managers who are keen to take a leading plant based responsibility to quality and HSE tasks
o Qualified to a minimum HNC Level in an Engineering, Technical or Quality related discipline
o Manufacturing background working within highly regulated industries such as aerospace, defence, automotive, medical devices oil & gas or similar
o Leadership and coaching experience
o Customer facing experience, adept at problem resolution
o Work in a fast pace production environment, willing to challenge the status quo
o Audit qualifications – Ideally Lead Audit or Internal Audit for ISO9001/ AS 9100
o Health & Safety training – ISOH / NEBOSH
o Sound quality tool kit including PPA, APQP, FAIR, MSA and standardised documents
o Knowledge of AS9100, AS9120, ISO45001 and ISO14001
The opportunity:
This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Quality professional to join a global manufacturing organisation with world class standards and practices. In return our client is offering a competitive salary, 25 days holiday, pension scheme, health insurance, life assurance, staff discount schemes plus the opportunity to make a real contribution to the success and growth of the organisation.
Apply on-line or call Robert Wigley for a confidential discussion
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Robert Wigley

Head of Manufacturing - Technical & Engineering

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