Quality Engineer

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East Anglia
£40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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STR Group are working with a leading defence manufacturer looking to recruit a Quality Engineer working in Mechanical Engineering and / or Electrical Engineering.

In order to be considered, you must have the following requirements:

Demonstrable experience as within Quality in either mechanical or electrical engineering.
Attention to detail
Ability to plan, lead and review quality activities
Good working knowledge of engineering and product lifecycles
Excellent analytical skills
A detailed understanding of quality techniques, approaches and required record keeping, audits and measurements
Strong communication skills
British Passport Holder

The position is working with a leading defence company in Hertfordshire. Your role will be working within an experienced and established Quality team. This includes the opportunity to work with current and future technologies, processes, products and tools

The position will involve the following:

Planning, agreeing and implementing quality activities & measures in response to specific and complex project scenarios.
Identify, communicate and mitigate risks and issues associated to product quality, sharing findings and best practice with colleagues and projects.
Coach and support the design teams to ensure equipment product lifecycle gates are planned, inputs prepared and conducted, outcomes and actions are progressed.
Management of associated non-conformities within the business management system.
Participate in engineering process development and review in line with quality expectations. Participate and deliver in any pertaining assessments and audits.
Plan and deploy quality focused training to develop quality awareness and competencies within the engineering teams.
Prepare & publish quality metrics (quality dashboard) to various stakeholders.
Analyse and suggest how short term corrective actions and trends can be developed into long term improvement actions.
Proactively developing, coaching, mentoring and supporting a diverse culture that can continually improve.

This is a full-time, permanent position based in Hertfordshire with easy commute from Stevenage, Luton, Hatfield, Hertford, Hitchin and Harlow.

Salary for this role is between �40,000 and �45,000 and will be dependent on experience and suitability to the role. On top of this is a range of excellent benefits which include pension scheme (up to 15%), flexible working patterns, healthcare and much more. If you are looking to relocate for this position, a relocation package may also be offered.

For more information, please contact Wayne Smith at STR on 02392 322367 or email your CV and covering letter to wsmith@strgroup.co.uk

*** please note, that due to the nature of this clients work, security clearance will be required prior to undertaking this position***

STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Contact Details:
Tel: +4423 9232 2367
Fax: 023 9237 4445
Contact: Wayne Smith

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