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Quality Engineer

  • £35000 to £42000 Per: annum
  • Slimbridge, South West,
  • Permanent
Following the retirement of this company's Quality Manager, their Quality Engineer has been promoted to Manager, and they're now looking to hire a new Quality Engineer to join the team.

This job will suit you if your background is in precision engineering quality where metal components are machined using CNC mills, CNC lathes and other, similar machine tools.

About the job - Quality Engineer
'Working on the premises of our well-established sub-contract precision engineering business, your skills and experience as a Quality Engineer will be just what we’re looking for to take up an important role as part of a small team of quality professionals, making sure the work we do is produced to the best possible standards for high profile customers in a range of high tech industries.'

This company takes quality seriously. Some of their customers have relied on them to consistently deliver very high quality machined components time and time again for sixty years. The company works very closely with their customers, often meeting together to discuss quality matters, always putting great emphasis on processes and procedures to uphold the well established quality management system which is in place.

Jobs don’t come up here very often. People are happy, pay is good, the management team are encouraging, the quality of the products being produced is very high, the working environment is well organised, tidy and clean. The company is growing and investing for the future, with hundreds of thousands of pounds spent every year to buy the latest equipment – why not get in touch to find out how you can become the next person to join in with the company's success!

With the support of the Quality Manager, your duties as the company's new Quality Engineer will include:
  • Carrying out duties relating to the upkeep of the Quality Management System
  • Writing new procedures and updating current operating procedures as and when needed
  • Carrying out internal quality audits according to industry standards (training courses can be provided where needed)
  • Working with machinists wherever issues are raised to find a resolution
  • Raising Non-Conformances, completing reports and closing out with customers
  • Carrying out root cause analysis as part of a team
  • Completing First Article Inspection Reports
  • Booking in of materials to include Goods In Quality Inspection
  • Plus any associated duties as required.
Your job will see you working in a business where precision engineered components are machined using CNC mills, lathes and a range of other precision manufacturing equipment. You’ll join a small yet already well established and supportive team where you’ll be welcomed and given all the support you need to settle in and to get up to speed in your new job. This is a busy role which will suit you if you take a pride in your work and you like to produce high quality work that you know will have the backing of a leadership team where quality is at the forefront of everything the company stands for.

About you - as the company's new Quality Engineer:
If you're a Quality Engineer from a sub-contract precision engineering environment, or if your background is in original equipment manufacture, we would be keen to hear from you.
Perhaps you're already a Quality Engineer with experience in all of the duties listed above, or maybe you've not long started your journey in Engineering Quality and you're looking to develop your career with a growing, forward thinking employer. Wherever you are in your career, this may well be just the opportunity for you.

Job title: Quality Engineer
Location: Near Slimbridge, Gloucestershire. Commutable from Thornbury, Yate, Bradley Stoke, Patchway, Gloucester, Stroud and surrounding areas.
Working hours: 39 hour working week, day shift with a lunchtime finish on Fridays.
Pay rate: As a guide, we're looking to pay between £35,000 and £40,000 plus benefits. Please do get in touch to let us know your salary requirements, we will do our best to meet what you need.
Benefits: Generous salary, 24 days holiday + all bank holidays, 4% pension contributions, Christmas shut down and more
Contract type: permanent

Some of the benefits of working with us
+ Joining a growing company offering real long term job security
+ Joining a company where quality is at the forefront of everything they do
+ Very competitive salary (please get in touch for full details)
+ 24 days holiday
+ all bank holidays off
+ the company will contribute 4 % to your pension
+ Christmas shut down
+ plenty of free on-site parking
+ more!

If you think this Quality Engineer position might be the job for you…
Great, I’m pleased you’ve read this far. I’d love to hear from you.

You can either use the ‘apply’ button on this advert to send in your CV or you can send me an email asking for more information directly to tandrews@meridianbs.co.uk tandrews @ meridianbs . co . uk tandrews(at)meridianbs(dot)co(dot)uk

We’ll start with an informal chat over the phone, where you can ask me any questions you like, to see if this job might be what you’re looking for. If you’re still keen, we’ll arrange an appointment for you to meet with the Manager which will include a tour of the building so you can see what the job’s really like, what the machines are like, take a look at the components being produced and the facilities too (I think you’ll be impressed!).

No CV?
If you feel that this might be the job for you, but you don’t have a CV, please don’t worry – get in touch and I’ll see how I can help.

A note about confidentiality
I work in complete confidence. You can be assured that any contact you make will be completely confidential.

Key words for search purposes: Quality Engineer Quality Management System QMS
Tom Andrews Permanent Recruitment Consultant 01242 246020

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