QA (Shop Floor) Engineer - Night or Day Shift available

Randstad Inhouse Services
£37000 - £43800 per annum
21 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
A fantastic opportunity to work for a progressive medical technology company. Our client is among the world's leading suppliers of medical devices and a leading innovator in injection- and infusion-based drug delivery since 1906. Our client offers a warm and friendly working environment and embraces it's employees and their diversities. The role is for a QA Engineer based in the Swindon area, working within a permanent role offering a very competitive salary and attractive benefits package. You will be expected to work either a night or day shift (10:00 - 22:00 Days or 22:00 - 10:00 Nights) on a continuous 3 on 3 off 12 hour shift. GENERAL SUMMARY Working as a member of the Quality Team reporting to the QA Leader. Working with manufacturing associates to ensure that products meets specification, they will monitor and analyse critical to quality features to identify trends and provide early warning of potential quality issues. Working to ensure regulatory and customer requirements are met and internal procedures and processes are adhered to. RESPONSIBILITIES Primary responsibilities Primary point of contact for shop floor associates relating to quality issue resolution Review and risk assessment of non-conforming product Investigating the reasons for non-conforming product and managing blocked stock Perform routine (flash) audits of the manufacturing area Monitoring and trending of production processes. Deliver insights and refereeing for the activities required to improve manufacturing processes Liaise with production to reduce scrap levels of production processes. Generate quality data analysis and review of process trends. Represent the Quality team at production start-up meetings, delivering updates and briefings as required. Ensure that all work is performed to cGMP requirements and that the production area remains in a safe and tidy condition. Other responsibilities Support Manufacturing Quality Engineering if required for executing process validation for capacity expansion, continuous improvement or Lean projects. Support the batch record review and release process Support cross functional projects and continual improvements Assist in the review of General Operating Procedures and other relevant documentation to ensure they are up-to-date and reflect current operations. Any other duties assigned by the QA Leader, from Lines Manager requirements Additional information on competencies required Responsible, accurate and thorough with a keen eye for detail Good Teamplayer Methodical and willing to work within set procedures Computer literate Good communication skills at all levels Enthusiastic with an on-the-ball attitude and Quality driven Influence/Motivate people to improve standards Decisive and Assertive Ability to work well under pressure and use own initiative Self-starter and Self motivated EXPERIENCE Good knowledge and understanding of cGMP requirements Good knowledge of quality systems, Risk assessment and root cause investigation experience SAP system knowledge would a benefit (but not essential) QUALIFICATIONS Good standard of general education PC working knowledge essential (Word, Excel) Able to work in clean room environment If you have the experience and skill set to match the requirements listed above, enjoy working in a collaborative and engaging culture and are driven by the challenge of assisting in developing innovative solutions for global issues, then we are very interested in speaking with you; so don't delay, please apply using the links provided. Please be advised that due to the expected high volume of applicants we may be unable to reply to everyone individually. This job was originally posted as