Quality Engineer - Automotive

Quality Engineer - Automotive

As a Quality Engineer you will be part of a small team who manage Quality Assurance processes & drives continuous improvement within the Quality space. The Quality Engineer is responsible for supporting Quality Management System for a business division. You will advise operations teams on production and product issues based on customer feedback through investigation, analysis and team leadership to resolve quality issues and drive continuous improvement.

Job Description

Quality Engineer
Shoreham (commutable from Brighton, Chichester, Eastbourne, Crawley, Horsham)
< 38k

As a Quality Engineer you will be part of a small team who manage Quality Assurance processes & drives continuous improvement within the Quality space. The Quality Engineer is responsible for supporting Quality Management System for a business division. You will advise operations teams on production and product issues based on customer feedback through investigation, analysis and team leadership to resolve quality issues and drive continuous improvement.

Responsibilities:
" Plan and conduct system audits, to ISO9001 requirements
" Maintain and improve Quality systems e.g. Internal auditing, calibration, non-conformance and corrective action
" create, modify and improve Quality Procedures, Work Instructions, Test Instructions and Acceptance Criteria
" Work with the Quality Manager on the project to transition from ISO9001:2008 to ISO9001:2015
" Analyse process performance data to identify and report trends, corrective actions and improvement opportunities
" Investigate failure modes (internal and external) using quality tools to identify RCCA
" Produce Quality and Test plans for new products and projects, identifying key stages and acceptance criteria and methodology to perform
" Co-ordinate test and inspection programs for NPI and production, supporting delivery of these programs to agreed timelines
" Host customer, certification and notified body quality assurance audits
" Support Supplier Quality Assurance, through an audit program, measurement and reporting of quality performance and quality engineering to define expectations
" Deputise for the Quality Manager, representing the department and co-ordinating resources accordingly

Requirements:
" Previous experience in Quality Systems audit
" Good working knowledge of ISO9001:2008
" Proven experience of Project Management
" Working experience of using Quality tools and processes e.g. DMAIC, 5 Whys
" Lean manufacturing and the visual workplace (including 5S)
" Good appreciation of Health & Safety in the Workplace
" Lead Quality Systems auditor experience
" Awareness of ISO9001:2015 and its new requirements

If you are interested in the "Quality Engineer" position, please contact

Matthew Whyley 02392 228236


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Matthew Whyley

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I specialise in service delivery and account management for the automotive industry. I work hard on client sales calls to open up new business opportunities. I also vigorously search for qualifying candidates for live positions as well as job advertising.

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