Quality Engineer

  • Location
    Banbury, Oxfordshire
  • Salary
    £ 35 - £ 40 / Hourly
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference
    CX409


Role: Quality Engineer


Site: Banbury


Duration: 12 months


Pay rate: £35-£40ph



Quality Engineer


This position reports to the Quality Manager and you'll play a pivotal role in identifying, planning and implementing key projects to improve quality, reduce cost and increase productivity.


Our industry-leading experts are setting the standards for the aerospace industry and paving the way for the future. But as new challenges present themselves, we need fresh, creative and motivated minds to overcome these hurdles, help us break barriers and achieve new levels of innovation. Do you have what it takes to join a global, diverse organisation that doesn't shy away from big opportunities? If so, we invite you to join our Quality ranks and create the next generation of aerospace products. Together, we will move the world forward!



Your Responsibilities



  • Support the engineering team in the development of procedures, process flow diagrams, control plans, FMEA, SPC on Aerospace and Defence projects

  • Support the operations & engineering teams in establishing processes and procedures for new product introduction and serial production

  • Help with the introduction of development projects into large volume production

  • Be involved in the development of quality on New Product Introduction (NPI) projects, including control plans

  • Interface with operations quality clinics and Internal teams for all value stream related quality issues

  • Ensure full containment of all quality related issues is conducted both internally and at associated sites in a timely manner

  • Lead and facilitate robust RRCA to drive quality improvements

  • Support the quality management system to ensure compliance

  • Ensure critical QNs are actioned through 8D's and other problem solving tools

  • Support the reduction of non-conformances from within the Value Stream ensuring zero repeated escapes

  • Support Zero Defect Initiative across key products / processes

  • Report out as required on key actions and road blocks preventing effective closure of 8D's

  • Produce appropriate Metrics & Reports to facilitate continuous improvement & clearly communicate actions & progress



Knowledge and Skills



  • Understanding of quality requirements and contractual flow downs

  • Experience having worked with Quality Management Systems (QMS)

  • Ability to identify and resolve problems using Quality toolbox

  • Application of measurement, analysis or continuous improvement tools

  • Root Cause and Corrective Action practitioner using 8D process or similar

  • PC literate - capable user of MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication ability

  • Be highly motivated, with a strong ability to use own initiative

  • A team player able to work within a multi-disciplinary team

  • Problem solving capabilities




Apply now and be part of the team that's redefining aerospace, every day.


Please note that potential candidates will be subject to Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) and background checks












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