Quality Engineer

Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
37000.00 GBP Annual + 00
15 Feb 2019
22 Feb 2019
Contract Type

We are currently working on an exciting opportunity to be part of a leading aerospace manufacturer at their site south of Birmingham. This is a brand new role, created as a result of a customer-focused restructure of the Quality team on site. The successful candidate will have a strong quality toolkit in both NPI and QMS (AS9100 and NADCAP) and also be able to take a lead part in problem resolution activities.

Client Details

Our client is a market leader in the manufacture of various aerospace components through a complex manufacturing process. With a strong local and national presence, this is a great opportunity for a Quality Engineer to join with an effective team that is driving change.


  • Ensure compliance through QMS (AS9100/ NADCAP)
  • Support Quality Management, ensuring all products comply with quality system specifications.
  • Swift response time to quality issues, utilizing 8D amongst other tools to work efficiently in finding solutions to quality concerns.
  • Support in New Product Launch through utilization of APQP, PPAP and FMEA
  • Data collection and interpretation in order to provide statistical analysis within the problem solving process.
  • Improvement of supplied part quality, looking at supplier-side activity, instigating supplier containment and corrective actions where appropriate in tandem with supplier development and PPAP processes.
  • Through competent understanding of measuring systems, calibration and equipment, the Quality Engineer will be required to interpret engineering drawings in line with quality standards.
  • Be an active part of the warranty team to ensure functional success.


The Ideal Quality Engineer will have:

  • Aerospace background preferred but automotive also considered
  • Quality-related knowledge including APQP, PPAP, and FMEA
  • Internal auditor in AS9100/ NADCAP (TS16949/ IATF16949 for automotive applicants also considered)
  • Six Sigma Green Belt preferred
  • ASQ Certified Quality Engineer
  • Strong communication skills across customers, supplier and colleagues
  • The ability to build relationships effectively

Job Offer

Salary from GBP36,000 - GBP45,000