Quality Engineer, permanent career opportunity for a time-served mechanical engineer who may have secured a Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar, someone who can demonstrate a robust track record in high precision, high value manufacturing, with the ability to manage and lead a diverse quality team based in Wiltshire. This is a full-time position, working a day shift with some attractive employee benefits and an annual salary up to £50,000+.
With a minimum of 5 years mechanical engineering skills gained within the manufacturing sector, this position is best suited to a candidate who has worked within a machining background with knowledge of CNC Machining. CMM knowledge and from a Defence, F1, or Aerospace sector. You will be required to 'lead from the front' in all quality engineering operations, able to inspect, review and draw upon your career history to enable accurate and proactive training of others in a wider quality team environment.
As Quality Engineer, you will have a thorough understanding and the relevant knowledge of AS/EN9100 quality standards, able to prepare for major audits and necessary quality inspections, further supporting the quality process documentation stages when required. Knowledge of MRP systems, First Article Inspection Reporting (FAIRS), batch routing and process control further compliments the overall skills would be beneficial in this high-profile role.
Reporting to the Directors, you will be responsible for working closely with key customers, taking time to understand their individual requirements, ensuring that and technical drawings and engineering specifications match, again working closely with a range of global suppliers to ensure correct level of product supply and service delivery.
As Quality Engineer, you will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, the ability to motivate, train and coach and produce reports for senior management are further skill sets required, therefore advanced working knowledge of MS Office (Outlook, Word and Excel) are key.