Quality Assurance Engineer

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    Bristol, England

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  • Salary:

    Up to £35000 per annum

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    james pearce

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Quality Assurance Engineer
Salary up to £35,000 Per Year + Additional Benefits
About the role

Here at Babcock International we currently have an opportunity for a Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer working in the Defence Systems Technology business unit based in Filton, Bristol.

As a Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer, you will be working as part of the larger quality function that oversees two main contracts in relation to Type 45 Destroyers, Queen Elizabeth Carrier and Submarines checking and ensuring products and documentation are fit for purpose and meet contractual needs.

Provide support to the business in the delivery of its quality plans, and provide support to the planning, scheduling, conducting and reporting of audits.

What do I need to do the role?

To be successful in this role we expect you to hold a minimum of an NVQ level 3, HNC or ONC in an Engineering Discipline with the tools and experience gained in a highly regulated quality driven environment.

We would also like you to hold all or some of the following:

· ISO Internal Auditor Course (UKAS Accredited) or willing to work towards this.
· Experience working to ISO 9001 and AQAP Standards.
· Worked using quality tools such as; Pareto, FMEA, 5 whys & 8D.
· Excellent eye for detail.
· Strong communication skills both verbally and written.

Further information about the opportunity
· Successful candidates will be required to be able to attain SC clearance once in this post if not already held.
· Work life balance is actively enforced with flexible working.

About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.

We're committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.

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