Quality Engineer – Precision Engineering & Machining

  • by White Label Recruitment
  • Location Bolton, Lancashire, UK
  • Salary £30,000 - £35,000 / year
  • 118 days ago
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Job Description:

Quality Engineer – Precision Engineering & Machining


Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 + Benefits


Well established Precision Engineering business is looking to recruit a Quality Engineer to their team in Bolton.



As Quality Engineer you will be part of a growing team at this well-established precision engineering and machining business based in Bolton. You will be working closely with the production team and will be focused on helping to reduce waste/scrap and improve ‘right first time’ product quality. Your responsibilities will be:

  • Work closely with the production team to support the manufacturing process with the aim of improving ‘right first time’ quality
  • Capturing and investigating non-conformances using recognised problem solving techniques such as 8D, 5Y, Ishikawa.
  • Engaging with key stakeholders in the production, design, engineering and supply chain functions to put in place correct and preventative actions (CAPA)
  • Responding to customer queries and complaints and producing Non-Conformance Reports (NCR’s)
  • Ensuring all documentation such as audits and route cards are up to date and compliant with the company quality manual and ISO9001:2015
  • Assisting with internal audit activity



You will be an experienced Quality Engineer with a strength for problem solving and working with stakeholders to drive improvements. As the role is focused heavily on working with the production team, experience of the machining process is essential ideally with superalloys such as titanium, Inconel, Nickel-based alloys and high grade stainless steels. This role is also suited to someone who works well in a team environment and take satisfaction from continuous improvement. Experience of technically demanding industries such as nuclear, aerospace or subsea engineering will be a benefit.



A well-established precision engineering business based in a well-connected area Bolton. The business has a long-serving and well trained team and has a reputation for producing high grade products and supply industries such as oil & gas, aerospace, nuclear and the special purpose machine sector. The best aspect to this business is that there is lots of scope for improvement, a solid financial backing and a key drive to deliver improvement and growth.



  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Additional Salary Info + Benefits
  • Work Authorisation No
  • Industry Sector Manufacturing