Contract Quality Engineer

Newcastle Upon Tyne
From £25 to £30 per hour
13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
The Company This rare opportunity has arisen with our outstanding Tyne and Wear based engineering company. They are now looking for a motivated Contract Quality Engineer who is looking to grasp an outstanding career opportunity, and help their business grow and improve. The Role Provide an immediate contract resource to the business as soon as possible. To understand and positively influence factors affecting product quality. To be the “voice of the customer” on site and be the first point of contact when a customer has rejected a part for the reason of poor quality/ non spec product To initiate investigations / 8 D exercises when parts are rejected by the customer Coordinate responses to the customer, both verbally and in writing about containment / preventative actions/ processes/ methods / counter measures to be introduced to eliminate and/or mitigate similar quality issues in the future. May involve updating websites To participate in practical projects and other activities which aim to sustain and improve the Key Performance Indicators relative to quality K.P.I.s To collate data from customers websites, update the customer quality KPI / BOS chart, analysing trends and proposing actions To undertake some Process / system Quality Audits to ISO19001 and TS16949 as part of a larger team The Person Minimum of BTEC ONC/HNC in a Mechanical Engineering / Manufacturing / Business or related discipline or equivalent. Ideally Mechanical Engineering or manufacturing background. Previous Quality Engineering experience is essential and or involvement in Quality Management. Experience with measuring equipment, eg. vernier caliper, micrometer, CMM, etc, would be useful. A working knowledge of the quality standard ISO9001:2000. An appreciation of the quality standard ISO/TS 16949:2009 Trained as an Internal Auditor with experience of undertaking audits and preparing reports. High level of computer literacy with Microsoft packages (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) This job was originally posted as