Share this Job
Apply now »

Quality Engineer

Requisition ID:  35923
Date:  Sep 23, 2021

Bodmin, Cornwall, GB

Department:  Quality

Quality Position in Engineering Plant (12 months FTC)

Salary £38,000pa

36 hours per week

Job Summary:

In this role, you will maintain the Quality System & also provide support for tooling product and process improvements by collecting, compiling, and analyzing data. Support continuous improvement projects relating to both sustaining engineering and product development activities.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Drive site and departmental goals/KPI’s in the improvement of Cost of Poor Quality and Yield Opportunity to 100%.
  • Meet company and departmental goals in the continuous improvement of tooling products, services, and processes.
  • Provide quality reports and review trend analysis on assigned areas of responsibility.
  • Work independently and with project teams to develop design control deliverables including quality plans, manufacturing & inspection documentation, test methods, and any necessary records for compiling the tooling product history files.
  • Support quality assurance improvement activities by evaluating products, processes, and data to develop control or improvement strategies intended to improve the customer’s experience.
  • Participate in the development and maintenance of product risk and hazard analysis [PFMEA]
  • Work with management and technical staff in performing root cause failure analysis and implementing corrective and preventive actions to preclude recurrence.
  • Support both corporate and facility driven initiatives intended to meet defined objectives.
  • Other duties as assigned


Basic Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business
  • Minimum of 3yrs experience in a Quality Engineering role at an engineering, pharmaceutical or medical device manufacturer
  • Six Sigma Green Belt
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001, cGMP


Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Six Sigma Black Belt with DOE experience preferred
  • Trained Quality Auditor
  • Demonstrate innovativeness in tactical matters relating to proposing alternate solutions for process improvement.
  • Support and contribute in Lean Sigma programs and activities towards delivery of the set target
  • To be aware of all relevant SOPs/SOI’s as per Company policy as they are related to the position covered by this Job Description  
  • To comply with the company’s safety policy at all times
  • To comply with the company’s quality policy at all times


Travel Requirements:

  • Must be able to travel up to 10% of the time



Physical & Mental Requirements:

  • Must maintain the ability to work well with others in a variety of situations.
  • Must be able to multi-task, work under time constraints, problem solve, and prioritize.
  • Ability to make independent and sound judgments.
  • Use written and verbal communication skills to all levels of the organization
  • Read and interpret data, information and documents
  • Analyze and solve problems
  • Observe and interpret situations
  • Learn and apply new information or new skills
  • Work under deadlines with constant interruptions
  • Must exhibit a positive proactive approach to his/her work.

If you would like to know further information about this vacancy, please contact our Recruitment Team on 01726 223208.

Apply now »