Macildowie are currently with a rapidly growing engineering company in Loughborough who are now recruiting for a Quality Engineer.
The purpose of this role is primarily to ensure that the Company is fully compliant with ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 requirements, but to also move forward to successfully obtaining the ISO 18001. accreditation.
Quality & Continuous Improvement:
Create, maintain and improve company Quality Management System.
Establish programmes, policies and procedures to evaluate precision, accuracy and capability of processes, products, production equipment and testing, measurement and facilities ISO quality system requirements.
Schedule and perform audit activities to include: pre-audit planning, audit execution and evaluation and post-audit follow-up together with recommendations. Process should include non-conformance reports (NCRs) and opportunities for improvement in line with ISO 9001:2008 requirements and agree robust corrective actions.
Assist operating units with the development and implementation of corrective and preventative action plans to improve overall ISO compliance and quality results.
Define quality procedures with the in-coming goods process with a focus on ensuring that the 1st off inspection and agreed â€œgoldâ€ standards are implemented and are being followed. This may involve travel.
Present to managers on improvement projects and activities. Compile and write training material and conduct training sessions on improvement tools and methodologies.
Support the development and administration of the customer corrective and preventative action (CAPA) internal non-conformance and company Quality Management System
Create a comprehensive set of Standard Operating Procedures throughout the works. Support SOP authors in the creation of procedures in the first instance, audit the created procedure against the process.
Develop and maintain a comprehensive quality manual.
Train all employees on QMS and policies in line with the annual training plan and run toolbox talks for quality related issues.
Set up and chair the Quality and Environmental Management Committee aligned to the requirements of the Policy and Procedures
Liaise and co-operate with quality management and standards bodies (eg. BSI, etc). Internal liaison re: relevant legislative, technical and Q&E matters with Company Directors, Managers and Department Heads.
Work with the purchasing team to establish quality requirements from external suppliers with the occasional visits to establish KPIs and continuous improvement activities when needed.
If you can demonstrate the above, the salary will be in the region of £28'000-£30'000
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