North West England, England
6 months ago
Quality Engineer- Aerospace
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.