Quality Engineer

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    Taunton, Somerset

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    £30000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lucy Wiltshire

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Are you an experienced Quality Engineer looking for your next career move? We are working with a forward thinking engineering/ manufacturing company based in Taunton to help them recruit a quality/ process engineer to join their team.

The company designs, develops, and manufactures high tech products and this role will be key in ensuring products and processes meet appropriate quality and efficiency standards. The comany fosters a culture of stopping to fix problems right away , the earlier the better. If successful you will prescribe the systems and procedures needed to enable employees to detect problems, stop to request help, facilitate fixes and prevent re-occurrence of issues. You will also facilitate root cause problem solving to address quality issues arising and ensure improvements are implemented and sustained.

Duties will include control of non conforming products, coaching and leading team members, implementing quality control plans and completing internal 9001 audits. There will be management reporting to complete and also assisting external customers with technical support when necessary.

To be considered we will be looking for you to be an experienced quality or process engineer, with a sound understanding and practical experience of Six Sigma process analysis and improvements. You will have the ability to pay high attention to detail and be process driven. You should hold an HNC/HND in a relevant engineering/ quality discipline or be qualified by experience. You will need to have a Lean Six Sigma Yellow/ Green or Black belt and ideally have optical engineering experience. It is essential that you have experience of working in high volume environments and of using the DMAIC model- if selected for interview candidates will need to bring with them a DMAIC model that they have worked on and successfully applied.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking for a challenging and interesting role in a local company. For further information please contact Lucy Wiltshire.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.