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Quality Engineer

  • Job reference: 923731
  • Location: Peacehaven, East Sussex
  • Salary: GBP28000 - GBP30000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Office & Commercial, Technical
  • Date posted: 04/02/2019

Quality Engineer, Peacehaven, £28,000 to £30,000

Our client, a leading electronics business on the outskirts of Peacehaven, are looking to hire an experienced Quality Engineer for their manufacturing base.

You will be tasked with the following;

  • Respond to production and customer reports of non-conformances.
  • Perform or coordinate visual inspection/electronic testing to determine whether items are conforming or non-conforming.
  • Follow 8D process for customer/internal non-conformances/problems, including : - Carry out / Coordinate actions required for containment of materials. - Carry out root cause analysis. - Develop and implement permanent corrective actions and actions to prevent recurrence.
  • Visit and correspond with Vendors as required by the 8D problem solving process.
  • To maintain database of customer/internal non-conformances.
  • To create, amend, distribute and collect production quality check sheets on regular basis.
  • Measure & Analyse data from check sheets & NC databases to create regular reports.
  • Develop and maintain Internal and Vendor Audit plan.
  • Execute Internal and Vendor audits in accordance with audit plans.
  • To carry out Vendor Approval tasks as directed by Quality Manager.
  • To represent quality at the weekly production team meeting

For this role the following skills and experience will be needed;

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a similar role.
  • Good working knowledge of ISO9001 and ISO14001
  • Inspection of electronic and mechanical parts, PCB, Wiring and Final assemblies
  • Interpretation of part and assembly documentation, mechanical CAD Drawings, BOMS, WI's
  • Experienced in the implementation and improvement of quality processes.

Permanent position attracting a salary in the range of £28,000 to £30,000 - 22 days holiday plus bank holidays.

This role is commutable from Brighton, Hove, Peacehaven, Lewes, Seaford, East Grinstead, Royal Tunbridge Wells.


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As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.