Quality Engineer

Quality Engineer

Job Title: Quality Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bournemouth
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum
Start Date: 2021-08-22
Reference: J141220
Contact Name: George Allen
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 23, 2021 16:36

Job Description

KDC are now recruiting for two Quality Assurance Engineers in the Bournemouth area! If you have a keen interest in the Aerospace industry and would like to further develop your skills in Quality Engineering. This could be the role you’ve been waiting for!
The lucky candidate will be responsible for supporting the development and implementation of best practice with a focus on defect prevention, reduction in variation and waste and providing for Continuous Improvement. Responsible for assisting the QA Co-Ordinator in ensuring product quality, daily monitoring, and reporting of issues within production and store areas.
  • Work in accordance with all health, safety and environmental policies and procedures to ensure the safety and wellbeing of staff and visitors
  • Support the maintenance of the Quality Management System in accordance with company regulations and certifications.
  • Work in cross functional teams to develop process FMEA, Control Plans.
  • Analyse data and implementing process and product improvements to reduce Risk Support APQP process to ensure processes can deliver to the required quality standards Co-ordinate and identify activities of QA Technicians.
  • Assisting with training and awareness including quality alerts; Manage MRB disposition and investigations.
  • Identifying key processes and quality gates with measurable outputs.
  • Support quality improvement through root cause analysis (RCA) & Non-conformance (NC) management.
  • Support No faults Forward culture.
  • Support cost of non-quality elimination activities with realisation of sustainable benefits Support process confirmation schedule and project requirements.
  • Support internal audit programme.
  • Perform verification of corrective actions of quality issues.
  • Review and evaluate process quality data to identify process improvement opportunities. Support and facilitate quality improvement initiatives.
  • Implement and monitor systems for measuring/reporting quality performance, establishing performance targets, and tracking improvements.
Key Skills and Responsibilities:
  • Effective communication skills – both verbal and written.
  • Proven ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative to achieve targets.
  • Possess strong IT skills including Microsoft Office applications.
  • Excellent problem solving and decision making.
  • The ability to interpret technical drawings.
  • Ability to be proactive and act in a professional manner to influence all key stakeholders.
  • The ability to communicate with customers, authorities, and all levels within the company.
Key Words – Quality Assurance, Engineering, Aerospace, Aircraft Interiors, EASA, AS9100