Quality Control Engineer

£35000 - £40000/annum 9% pension + Healthcare
18 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Quality Control Engineer

• Salary up to £40k
• Half day finish on a Friday
• 9% non contrib pension

We are currently looking for a Quality Control Engineer to work for our global Aerospace client based in Middlesex.

The position provides quality support to area specific manufacturing operations and will co-ordinate remedial and improvement actions arising from non-conforming occurrences within area of responsibility


• Processing of quality notifications on emerging defect: co-ordinate activities to contain product and ensure rapid disposition of Product

• Assist local team leaders and co-ordinate teams with CAR Response – Drive best practice of RCA and validate actions implemented as effective

• Audit of Release documentation where particular risks

• Maintain local issues log / performance metrics related to product defects
• Raise internal Quality Alerts – Confirm understanding and acknowledgement from local staff
• Preparation of Quality Work Instructions and Security Check documents to improve product inspection systems
• Assist in validation/audit of new inspection and production equipment considering documentation and staff training aspects.

• Familiar and practiced use of root cause analysis tools and techniques.
• Practical understanding of common manufacturing quality control methods.
• Able to analyse current practices and plan longer term improvements
• Able to ensure the completion and validation of corrective and preventative actions.
• Attention to detail in preparation and publication of work for product or process incidents
• Able to communicate in a constructive manner with personnel at various levels within the organisation and with customer and supplier representatives
• Can work under pressure to balance competing job priorities to agreed deadlines
• Computer literate in standard word processing and spreadsheet packages
• Able to grasp technical issues quickly and lead and assist in problem solving activities
• Thorough questioning style


• Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or Advanced Vocational Qualification ie HND in Mechanical Engineering

**You must have unrestricted eligibility to live and work in the UK**

We will endeavor to respond to all applicants, but if you do not receive a response within 5 working days, please consider yourself unsuccessful on this application. Syntech Recruitment Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this position