We are recruiting an exciting opportunity for a Senior Quality Engineer for one of our prestigious automotive clients in the South Oxfordshire area:
Role: Senior Quality Engineer
Location: South Oxfordshire
Remote Working: Flexibility, although site location will be required to attend some meetings, and assembly processes
Duration: 9 Months (Contract) with potential to extend
Industry: Automotive, Engineering
Hours Per Week: 40
Day Rate: £250 (PAYE)
We are seeking to recruit a Senior Quality Engineer on a contract basis for up to 9 months.
This is an integral role that is the recognised first point of contact for internal quality concerns and will support specific high-profile customer programmes. As a subject matter expert, using your knowledge and experience, you will help ensure that all products produced meet company standards and our customer’s specifications and requirements.
You will ensure the management of internal and customer concerns are concluded in a timely manner; you will participate and lead APQP activities; leading problem resolution and other continuous improvement initiatives and activities.
Key operational duties include:
To be successful in the role, you will have proven experience gained in a manufacturing quality environment, preferably in Aerospace, Defence, Automotive or similar sectors and a minimum HNC/Degree in Engineering or business-related discipline.
You will also have experience in the use of business improvement tools and techniques (5s, Lean, Kaizen) and using APQP tools and techniques.
Extensive experience in the use of statistical analysis, process capability and problem resolution tools (8D, 5 Why, 6 Sigma etc.) and techniques is a must along with proven knowledge of AS9100, ISO9001, TS16949 (IATF16949), and ISO14001 to comply with company processes.
We are seeking an excellent team player with the ability to also complete tasks independently. The successful individual will be personable with strong communication skills and a flexible attitude.
Vacancy Reference ID: SQE001