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Quality Engineer

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    North West England, England

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    Quality & HSE

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    Andrew Harrison

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

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    12 Months

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    Andrew Harrison

Quality Engineer- Aerospace

North West

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12 Months Contract

We are currently looking for an experienced Quality engineer for a prestigious Aerospace business based in the North West; hourly rate is negotiable depending on experience. The business has a market leading product with a global customer base and is looking to bring someone into their successful Quality assurance team immediately.


Reporting directly into the Quality Control Manager you will be part of a team responsible for maintaining the quality system, continuous improvement processes and the integrity of the design and manufacturing process.

Specific duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Lead / participate in product and process improvement activities

  • Monitoring and Measuring of KPIs + leading KPI review meetings

  • Conduct Supplier Audits to AS9100 standard

  • Lead FAiR activities for new and transition parts

  • Use quality problem solving skills such as 8D, Ishikawa and 5 Whys


Based in the North West, the ideal Quality Engineer will have the following skills and experience:

  • Working knowledge of ISO9001 / AS9100

  • Experience working with EASA Part 145 is essential

  • Mechanical Engineering Qualification (HNC or Equivalent)

  • Knowledge of Six Sigma / Lean Manufacturing techniques

  • Occasional travel within the UK and abroad with overnight stays may be required to visit Customers or Supplier sites


The company are a tier one supplier into the aerospace industry and are growing year on year, with a very strong order book going forwards.