Quality Engineer

Encore Personnel
Wolverley Village
£30,000 per annum
07 Dec 2018
22 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Senior Quality Engineer

Sector: Automotive Components

Location: Dudley

Salary: up to £35k (Depending on Experience)

Keywords relating to this role: Quality Engineer, Senior Quality Engineer, Customer Quality Engineer, process quality, quality, automotive, interiors,

A manufacturer of luxury car components that has recently been acquired by a European Group, is seeking a Senior Quality Engineer to join their expanding facility in Dudley.

Reporting directly to the Quality Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring that the company's high standards are met and maintained, whilst dealing with the customer directly, managing scope changes as well as matching their quality standards. Some of your responsibilities are listed below:

  • Providing technical guidance on quality engineering to manufacturing
  • Interpret and apply process sheets and control plans
  • Trouble shooting and implementing fixes to resolve manufacturing quality issues (change implementation)
  • Communication/interface between customers, suppliers and manufacturing
  • Conduct product & process audits to identify, record & report issues within the manufacturing process
  • Equipment calibration maintenance management (diarise, arrange & record)
  • Information sourcing, data collecting, progress chasing & monitoring the change progress
  • PPAP/APQP submissions
  • Support TS/IATF16949
  • Attend customer meetings/customer liaison (as directed by Project Management)
  • Have a clear understanding of the Quality requirements/involvement for each programme i.e. hours quoted, timing, tolerances etc
  • Raising 8D's on customer for non-conformance for root cause analysis

The ideal candidate will have experience of working within the automotive industry, ideally with knowledge of TS/IATF16949 or ISO9001 & ISO1401. PPAP / APQP experience is essential, along with Geometric Tolerance Dimensioning (GDT)

You should be flexible, dedicated, hard-working and passionate about what you do. In return, you will be joining one of the most exciting UK manufacturing firms in the region with great development opportunities, further training support available and the opportunity to work in a rewarding and stimulating workplace

To be considered for this role, please apply or call Zandy Houghton for more information on

Ideal living locations include; Dudley, Black Country, Kingswinford, Pensnett, Tipton, Sedgely, Oldbury, Birmingham, Stourbridge, Brierley Hill

Encore Personnel are an Equal Opportunities Employer. Specialist Recruiters in the Technical/engineering, Industrial, Driving, Energy and senior appointment sectors. Supplying nationally. Encore offer a "refer a friend" reward scheme where you could receive a gift of up to £500.

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