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Senior Quality Engineer

Crawley, Sussex
£45,000 to £53,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
The Company A leading engineering company. Responsibilities: The Senior QEHS Engineer is responsible for driving quality and environmental, health & safety programs across the business. This is a hands-on role with a primary focus on the practical implementation of improvements in both fields. In support of the operation to deliver high-quality products and maintain a safe work environment, this position demands strong customer focus, high-calibre analytical and logical thinking, and the drive, energy, and sense of urgency to marshal resources and solve complex problems quickly. • Drive continuous improvement projects aiming at process performance increase (FPY, RTY, ppm level) and waste reduction (scrap, CoQ) • Review and manage nonconformities (internal and external) reported in the Incident Log • Carry out root cause analysis, product testing (mechanical and electrical) and reporting (8D) • Ensure the goods-in, and goods-out processes are efficient and relevant to business needs • Monitor factory scrap level, improve data collection and reporting mechanism • Management of customer complaint process at the factory level. Primary focus on investigation and reporting. • Management of the quarantine area, including investigation and disposition of items • Work with the procurement team on the supplier performance improvement (quality-related measures) and carry out supplier audits. • Lead ISO 9001 internal audits and recommend improvement to the QMS Experience/Qualifications Minimum 5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment Demonstrable experience in QMS and EHS, including auditing, document control and process management Good knowledge of ISO 9001 standard or equivalent Sound understanding of product certification (knowledge of ATEX and IECEx would be an advantage) Track record of successful cross-departmental improvement projects Experience in lean manufacturing methodology and concepts such as Kanban, VSM, TPI, Kaizen, Six Sigma and best practice implementation Project management skills Ability to work effectively within a matrix organisation Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint etc.). Experience in using SharePoint and Power BI would be an advantage Advanced understanding of ERP concerning Manufacturing Engineering (i. e. BOMs, Routers, Planning Bills etc.). Experience in JDE/AS400/MAPICS would be an advantage The Package The minimum salary offered for this position is £45,000 pa however the client may pay up to £53,000 pa to a candidate who can meet all key qualifications and abilities. We operate & advertise as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions
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  • Job Reference: 705688295-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Mansell Recruitment Group
    Mansell Recruitment Group
  • Location: Crawley, Sussex
  • Salary: £45,000 to £53,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent