Quality Engineer

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    £30000 - £45000 per annum

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    Liam Hawkins

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  • Contact phone:

    01823 334799

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    about 1 month ago

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Quality Engineer
£30,000- £45,000

Meridian are currently recruiting for a well-respected, progressive and market leading manufacturer based in Taunton who are seeking a new Quality Engineer to join the team.
Key Role Responsibilities
  • Drive continuous improvements in quality culture and practice.
  • Report and follow-up on deviations and complaints.
  • Perform RMA root cause analysis, resolve problems and drive corrective actions and improvement.
  • Help identify, monitor and report on Cost of Quality KPIs.
  • Advance the team’s understanding of product life and reliability.
  • Represent quality assurance and customer perspectives in cross-functional teams, projects and in material review and process validation.
  • Assume responsibility for daily quality assurance.
  • Ensure compliance to ISO9001, ISO45001 & ISO14001 Quality Standards.
  • Actively lead the performance and refinement of Six Sigma, MSA, APQP, PPAP, SPC, FMEA and 8D processes.
  • Manage the validation and (re)qualification of processes and equipment installations and transfers to second site.
  • Manage the migration of existing Quality Management Systems infrastructure to second site.
Personal and professional requirements:
  • The sucessful applicant will hold a Degree in Industrial Science, Engineering or equivalent by experience.
  • At least 2 years professional experience
  • Fluency in writing technical reports
  • Strong knowledge and experience of Six Sigma, MSA, APQP, PPAP, SPC, FMEA and 8D processes.
  • Ideally, ISO 9001, 45001 and 14001 lead auditor trained..
  • Proven track record in the transfer and re-qualification maunfacturing and testing processes.
  • An understanding of failure analysis and reliability testing would be advantageous.
Role Overview

  • Permanent role 
  • Working hours are 8am- 4pm
  • Competitive salary & Package 
  • Free parking on site
  • 25 days holiday (Plus Bank Holidays)
  • Pension scheme
How to apply?

Click apply now for immediate consideration or email lhawkins@meridianbs.co.uk for further information.