Senior Quality Engineer

April 20, 2024
£40000 - £40000

Job Description

Escape Recruitment is collaborating with a distinguished company in Fife, specialising in delivering excellence across various industries. We are on the lookout for a skilled and experienced Senior Quality Engineer to join their team and contribute to their ongoing success.

The main objective of the role is to ensure the delivery of top-tier products aligning with specified requirements. Reporting to the Quality & Environment Manager, you will oversee all aspects of quality and product assurance throughout the project lifecycle.

The Role

  • Conduct thorough verification and validation of designs, components, materials, production processes, and test activities against customer requirements.
  • Serve as the primary contact for all project-related quality matters, fostering smooth communication and resolving issues with customers and suppliers.
  • Manage alerts or non-conformances to resolution, producing 8D/NC reports and accurately documenting waivers or concessions.
  • Review and approve First Article Inspection reports to BS EN 9102 standards.
  • Act as a deputy for the Quality & Environment Manager when necessary, demonstrating leadership and decision-making abilities.
  • Support internal and external audit activities, ensuring compliance with relevant standards and regulations.
  • Occasionally travel to manufacturing sites and customer/supplier premises to oversee quality-related activities.
  • Attend customer meetings to stay informed about project requirements and maintain strong relationships.
  • Support product development from definition to delivery, establishing appropriate plans and procedures for product assurance.
  • Review PA documents and provide support to the Engineering team for project risk management and product definition.
  • Report progress on all product assurance activities.

The Candidate

  • HND/Degree in Engineering
  • Familiarity with BS EN 9100, BS EN 9145, and ECSS standards (training provided if needed).
  • Proficiency in reading technical drawings and schematics.
  • Strong problem-solving skills with a methodical approach.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work independently and take on responsibility.
  • Excellent customer focus and a commitment to delivering high-quality service.
  • Capacity to manage multiple projects concurrently and see them through to completion.

    If you’re ready to take on an exciting challenge and contribute to a dynamic team, we invite you to apply now and become a valuable member of our client’s organisation!