Quality / Continuous Improvement Engineer

Working at this leading manufacturing facility, your main objectives as the Quality / Continuous Improvement Engineer will be:

  • Facilitate and support the Quality and Improvement activities across the business.
  • Support value stream mapping & process mapping activities site wide to assist with Quality Management System transition to ISO 9001:2015.
  • Support business transformation activities to help the business achieve ‘best in class’ status using world class tools and techniques
  • Drive lean manufacturing through the site and be an effective change agent to accelerate business transformation.
  • Train & coach employee’s to make continuous improvement part of their DNA.
  • Sustainability of continuous improvement projects such as 5S / 7 Wastes, achieving this through a tenacious approach to change management.
  • Drive compliance across the business.

Responsibilities of the Quality / Continuous Improvement Engineer will include:

  • Adherence to site Health & Safety Procedures, Policies & Initiatives.
  • Lead Business Improvement Projects.
  • Complete compliance reviews of documentation.
  • Complete gap analysis.
  • Facilitate Root Cause Analysis activity across the factory.
  • Support completion of Corrective Action Reports within target dates.
  • Support the completion of Internal Concerns (QCR’s) within target dates.
  • Facilitation of the concession application process.
  • Support the completion of Client Complaints (CCR’s).
  • Perform Audits to ensure conformance of Documentation, Products, Processes and Housekeeping.
  • Inspection of product and documentation.
  • Quality interface with factory Customers.
  • Provide support and training to employees.
  • Creation of Work Instructions & Visual Standards.
  • Perform laboratory testing activities including but not limited to mechanical testing, facilitation of trials, collection of data and material sample analysis.

The successful Quality / Continuous Improvement Engineer will have an Engineering Degree, as well as the following attributes:

  • Must be able to operate as part of a team.
  • Self-motivated to finish tasks in a timely manner.
  • Must understand and apply procedure requirements.
  • Experience in Inspection.
  • Good Communication skills.
  • Numeric and computer literate.
  • Willingness to adopt change.
  • Tenacious approach to change management.

A salary of up to £35,000 pa depending on experience, plus benefits is on offer. To apply for the role of Quality / Continuous Improvement Engineer please click apply now or feel free to call Mark Clarke directly on 01744 452032 between 8 am and 5pm or 07391 869485 outside of these hours.