Manufacturing Quality Engineer

Rockfield Specialist Recruitment
Bristol (City Centre)
From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
06 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Manufacturing Quality Engineer £25,000 - £33,000 Weston-Super-Mare Our client is a well-established, fast growing European market leading specialist supplier of sustainable manufacturing services, with a 40-year proven track record, partnering major OEMs, such as Ford, GM and many others. They are an entrepreneurial business/management team, who, due to on-going expansion both within core business and a broader market place, are committed to driving continuous improvement and strategic development throughout the business and now wish to appoint a new Manufacturing Quality Engineer Due to the nature of their work being supplied to OEMs, they are compliant with all their required quality standards, meaning it is a “best practice” environment, yet it is a smaller, more entrepreneurial company, making this a unique place to gain a very broad set of skills, commercial, customer facing, technical etc. They pride themselves on mentoring and developing their people and it is a culture in which, whilst supported, you will be expected to take ownership, making decisions and stand on your own feet. In the newly created role of Manufacturing Quality Engineer you will be responsible for evaluating and strengthening the quality expertise throughout the NPI APQP process, developing and continuously improving the quality and environmental management systems. With your desire to achieve targets and exceed standards, you will advise the manufacturing team on the best quality standards to follow for their core products, including preparation of PPAP documentation for new and existing product ranges. To ensure that the quality function is driven through all departments within the business, you will use your excellent communication skills to support not only the manufacturing team, but the commercial and product engineering teams on their NPI products. As a Manufacturing Quality Engineer you will have the below skills: · Experience within the automotive (or the quality led environments, Aerospace, etc.) sector, in a manufacturing or quality capacity · Experience within TS16949 or Q1 company would be a preference, or experience of ISO9000 or AS9100 within an automotive or aerospace company · Knowledge or an understanding of automotive core tools, such as APQP, FMEA, MSA, SPC, Control Plans, Standard Ops, 8D and PPAP · Trained in internal auditing · Experience within EFACSs or a similar ERP system This is an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly developing business in a role which will undoubtedly offer the successful applicant an on-going opportunity for personal career development. If you are interested in hearing more, please contact Josie Smith at Rockfield Specialist Recruitment or apply now on line. This job was originally posted as