Quality Engineer

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

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  • Salary:

    Up to £214 per day

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:


Quality Engineer

Until End of March 2020


£214pd PAYE

The successful applicant will be responsible to assist in maintaining quality system, continuous improvement of processes, and to support development and transition activities in adherence with internal and customer quality requirements.


  • Lead / participating in product and process improvement activities
  • Lead customer interactions and support approval process
  • Monitor and report process stability and capability by analysing data
  • Review and update, create Control plans, PFMEA and process workflow instructions
  • Work with other functions within the business to ensure project needs are aligned to internal Transition Process and all relevant paperwork is completed
  • Investigating quality issues and defects, and providing written cause and corrective action responses
  • Lead FAIR activities for new and transition parts
  • Review and create Quality Documentation
  • Use quality problem solving tools like 8D, Ishikawa and 5 Whys
  • Support Quality Audits - both internal &external and in order to ensure compliance to internal, customer and any regulatory standards
  • Train & develop operatives and inspectors in quality and procedures
  • Identifying key characteristics requirements and processes, performing SPC and MSA studies


  • Excellent communicator with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Working knowledge of ISO 9001 / AS9100 /AS9102
  • Experience in handling customer queries
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing Techniques
  • Experience of working within a manufacturing / machining environment
  • Awareness of requirements for Mechanical Engineering processes from a quality perspective
  • Six Sigma Green belt trained or accredited or equivalent lean skills
  • Experience with New Product Introduction
  • Knowledge and awareness of the HSE aspect from a Quality perspective
  • Able to compile or generate First, Last Article reports

Desirable skills

  • Experience with advanced QA techniques
  • Product Transfer experience
  • Visual IPI / FAI