Senior Quality Engineer

  • by White Label Recruitment
  • Location Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK
  • Salary £30,000 - £35,000 / year
  • 65 days ago
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Job Description:

White Label Recruitment are searching for a Senior Quality Engineer on behalf of a key client who are global precision engineering business who supply into various industries including power generation, marine, oil & gas.

This a fantastic opportunity to work for a Leeds base company who have an excellent reputation on the market who can offer competitive salary packages,career development and a share incentive scheme amongst more!  

This is an exciting time to join the business as they are currently implementing beneficial changes which is allowing the quality department to develop greatly.

The Role

Reporting to the Quality Manager the purpose of the role is to manage all aspects of Quality Assurance for the business.

  • Ensure that procedures are established to meet the requirements of ISO9001 latest revision and business needs
  • Provide support to manufacturing to create and implement effective procedures for inspection, assembly and test processes
  • Facilitate the creation of the balanced scorecards with process owners that defines objectives for the year and is the mechanism to drive continual improvement. Update scorecard monthly, to support Quality manager’s monthly report, and identify actions for underperforming KPI
  • Prepare analysis for quarterly quality review, covering trends and status of audits and open audit actions, external performance (complaints), internal NCR, supplier performance (vendor rating) and improvement initiatives
  • Liaise with the with the internal audit co-ordinator to ensure an annual internal audit plan is issued covering the required activities and processes, perform assigned audits and assist in the follow up of audit actions
  • Liaison with customers, suppliers and external auditors
  • Travel Required – you will be expected to meet with customers and suppliers across Europe as and when needed


Experience Required

  • Quality Engineering background with experience working in a highly regulated manufacturing environment
  • Customer/supplier facing skills
  • Experience working to ISO9001
  • Experience and working knowledge of FMEA and 8D


Hours are 37 per week (30-minute lunch and 30 minute earlier finish on Friday’s)

On offer is a salary of £30,000 - £35,000 which comes with a 7% pension contribution, bonus scheme and healthcare with a potential opportunity for a share incentive scheme.

Application Deadline: 26/11/2017

Interviews will be held week commencing 20/27th November with an ideal start date in 2017.

If you match the criteria above, and you’d like to be considered for the role, please send a CV and covering letter to Jade Davey, White Label Recruitment:

  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Work Authorisation United Kingdom
  • Industry Sector Manufacturing
  • Years Experience 5+ years