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Senior Quality Engineer

Salary:
£45000 - £50000 per annum, + Benefits
Location:
Manchester
Company:
FFR Automotive

Description

THE JOB TITLE: Senior Quality Engineer

THE PRODUCT: Automotive Components (Pneumatics)

THE SALARY PACKAGE: c£50,000 Basic + Benefits

THE LOCATION: Manchester

THE COMPANY:


As an organisation, this company both manufactures (and remanufactures) a range of automotive components that is sold to both OE and Aftermarket industries. As a business that is experiencing growth (even during these uncertain times) they are now looking for an individual to take responsibility for the quality engineering department.

THE ROLE OF A SENIOR QUALITY ENGINEER:

Working as the senior quality engineer within this business your role will be diverse and multi-faceted. Responsibilities will include:

  • Understanding products at component level.
  • Test and identify problems in the engineering process and rectify / make improvements
  • Full quality control process implementation along with detailed guidelines on standards
  • Grading suppliers based on their component quality (through your own test procedures)
  • Spearhead engineering department, with direct management responsibility of the small engineering and technical team.
  • Work with the warranty department and product development to advise through the trends & issues that arise.
  • Ensure batch testing targets are met
  • Implement test procedures and ensure their parity to deliver honest results
  • Have a genuine involvement in the new ERP system that is being implemented
  • Report findings and advice to directors and stake holders
  • Get involved with queries that are directed to the engineering department
  • Work with production and perform regular tests to identify potential malfunctions as early as possible


EXPERIENCE IDEALLY REQUIRED FOR A SENIOR QUALITY ENGINEER:


As an individual you will ideally be:

  • Qualified in engineering
  • Previous experience within a quality engineering environment
  • Have a good working knowledge of mechanical and pneumatic concepts
  • Comfortable managing a small team of engineers and technicians
  • Able to convey engineering messages to stake holders and customers (who visit on site) when necessary
  • Six Sigma / Lean processes would be an advantage

CLICK TO APPLY FOR THE ROLE OF SENIOR QUALITY ENGINEER

THE CONSULTANT RESPONSIBLE FOR THIS VACANCY IS: DAVID JOBIN

FOR FURTHER AFTERMARKET VACANCIES: Please visit our website and follow us on LinkedIN and Facebook.

WE OPERATE A REFERRAL BONUS SCHEME: If you feel that this vacancy is not suitable for you or that, we would like to offer you the opportunity to recommend someone to us and earn a referral bonus in gift vouchers of your choice

Please note: we can only offer a referral bonus on candidates that are successfully placed in a new position. You will be posted your vouchers by first class recorded delivery the day that your recommended candidate starts their new position.


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