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Quality Engineer/Graduate

Added 10th July 2024
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Company
Terry Parris Associates
Location
Lower Dicker
Salary
Competitive
Contract type
Contract

Job Description

Quality Engineer/ Graduate Location: Lower Dicker, Hailsham Salary: Competitive, DOE Benefits Contract: Full time, Permanent Benefits: A competitive salary, private medical insurance, 25 days holiday, salary sacrifice company pension, life insurance, a state-of-the-art working environment Our Client has been established in its field Since 1964, they have been leader high quality ultra-high vacuum products and services. As pioneers in the field of UHV technology, They focus on innovation, reliability and quality has helped great minds take great leaps forward. Their products are widely used by the world's leading Universities and research institutions, from NASA and the European Space Agency to the Large Hadron Collider at CERN. They have a new, purpose-built manufacturing facility near Hailsham, East Sussex and are entered an exciting new phase in their development as they embark on an ambitious expansion programme. Job Purpose Assist in continuous improvement activities including non-conformances and Customer Complaints/Returns. Ensuring a consistent/detailed approach using Root Cause Analysis and Problem-Solving Tools such as 8D or 5Whys. Improving quality in line with customer expectations and industryStandards. Carrying out inspection duties as and when necessary. With our full training and support, you will eventually assume responsibility for: Understanding customer requirements and industry best practice to help develop a strategy for improving the quality of all products. Leading coordinating root cause analysis of quality issues relating to manufactured product, purchased parts and customer complaints to install permanent solutions and prevent re-occurrence. Owning the RMA process, ensuring that customer feedback and fulfilment is driven to the highest standards of service. Managing the administration of the internal quality process (NCR, ECN, CAR) to ensure speed of containment, corrective action, identification of root cause and resolution of issues. Working as a hands-on member of the Quality team to deliver the required outcomes. Assisting with supplier selection through robust qualification processes, inclusive of aligning process capabilities and ensuring robust Quality Assurance practices are in place. Essential Skills and Experience : Experience in the use of Continuous Improvement tools and techniques Structured, organised approach to work providing a consisted/detail approach to problem solving Five years’ experience working in a similar manufacturing environment and possess a good understanding of using Quality and Process management tools and methodology, including 5S/6S, flowcharts, VSM, Kaizen, Pareto, QCPC, 8D, Cause & Effect, Ishikawa, 5 whys etc Desirable Skills and Experience Using CMM or Faro Arm devices and a range of metrology equipment typically used in machine shop environments Previous experience of working in vacuum science would be advantageous Qualifications Degree qualified Mechanical Engineer Qualified to ONC/HNC level in Mechanical Engineering or Manufacturing or relevant Quality professional qualification Personal Attributes Positive attitude to modern Quality practices and manufacturing processes Previous experience of co-ordinating/leading small multi-functional teams to drive results and close out issues Must have good communication skills (both up and down stream and external contacts) and able to train others, facilitate quality events and meetings including cross functional teams Keen to drive improvements and capable of thinking outside of the box and challenging current thinking to develop new ideas/solutions TPA are a specialist recruitment agency recruiting on behalf of our client. If you think you are a close fit for this position, please apply and we will also register you for any upcoming positions that may be suitable

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Location

Lower Dicker

Contract type

Contract

Job type

Graduate job

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