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Quality Engineer

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    Lancashire, England

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    £25000 - £30000 per annum

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    Naomi Clarke

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    2 months ago

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    Naomi Clarke

Quality Engineer

I am currently recruiting for a Quality Engineer to join an established pharmaceutical manufacturer based in Lancashire offering a competitive salary and great benefits.

The role reports directly into the Head of Quality and will be a key to reducing product defects, non-conformities and improve finished product quality.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyse the root cause of quality problems and identify permanent fix solutions or provide guidance on action to be taken to resolve them

  • Liaise with suppliers on quality issues caused by their products including implementation of appropriate correction and preventative actions

  • Perform internal audits in support of the internal audit programme.

  • Support the corrective and preventative action (CAPA) process for the business by ensuring proposed actions are effective and closed in a timely manner

  • Support new product introduction by providing specific quality engineering expertise to NPI projects

  • Participate in line trials. Present findings at post line trial run review meetings

  • Oversee first production start-up of new products, including carrying out capability studies and product inspection to ensure that Customer specifications and requirements are achieved.

  • Carry out quality risk assessments for all production lines and major business processes

  • Fully investigate and respond to customer complaints


  • BSc or equivalent in Scientific, Engineering or Manufacturing discipline

  • Experience in a similar quality role within a manufacturing environment

  • Qualified or experience auditor

  • Experience of working in a GMP environment

  • A confident people person able to influence and communicate effectively with all levels of

If are a Quality Engineer and you feel you fit these requirements and looking for a new opportunity then please apply now or contact Naomi Clarke at Core Talent!