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Quality Engineer - EXPIRED

Job Title: Quality Engineer - EXPIRED
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gorseinon
Salary: £28k - 36k per year
Duration: Permanent
Contact Name: Peter Talbot
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Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description - EXPIRED

Quality Engineer / Automotive Manufacturing Sector

We are recruiting for a Quality Engineer..

You will be part of an existing, highly experienced fast moving department working with international clients. The successful applicant will be required to work as a key team player, to achieve internal & external quality expectations to automotive IATF 16949 standards.

This role requires a committed, hands on individual who will not be diverted from your goals and have experience in resolving issues in a fast paced, high volume manufacturing environment.

You will be a hands on quality professional, just as happy to spend time on the factory floor or chairing the daily quality meeting and assigning responsibility and accountability. The successful candidate must be analytical and detail orientated. We expect you to engage effective problem solving techniques, conduct root-cause analysis and then work to implement a fix so that the problem does not occur again. Positive drive, enthusiasm and passion for improvement will be essential to your success

My client is a global leader in the manufacture of a broad range of high quality automotive products, with a network of 67 group companies in 18 countries and regions.

The South Wales plant is an industry leader in both the quality of products and operational excellence. We offer fantastic advancement and development opportunities to ambitious managers.

A respected Tier 1 supplier to global automotive OEM’s this organization is based on a strong sense of self responsibility within continuous improvement dynamics.

Job Requirements

  • Full understanding of IATF (TS) 16949 / ISO 9001 requirements.

  • Manage Key Customer concerns: Structured Problem solving, working closely with Process Engineers with regard to 8D ownership from start to speedy resolution, protecting the customer at all times.

  • Investigate and implement corrective action for Daily Internal Quality Concerns

  • Full understanding of FMEA, APQP, PPAP, Control Plans & Quality Standards to AIAG guidelines & IATF (TS) requirements.

  • Performing & reporting MSA studies.

  • Customer / Supplier liaison.

  • Good knowledge and experience of using (programming) precision measurement equipment (manual & computer controlled)

  • Auditing to TS / IATF – Systems, Process, Product, Supplier  (VDA 6.3 audit experience would be an advantage)

  • Computer Literate – Excel & Word

  • Supporting continuous improvement projects

  • Production support at all times.

Desirable Requirements

  • Six sigma methodology


This is a superb opportunity offering a position where you will be able to build vast experience & excellent customer relationships.

In return my client will offer a very competitive salary package plus excellent prospects for advancement within this successful, global and well established organisation.

If you feel you have the necessary skills, experience and drive please email your CV to me now.


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Ref: PTQETG | Published: 23th Feb 2018

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