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Quality Assurance Engineer

Barnsley, Yorkshire
£34,000 to £38,000
Job Type
20 Sep 2022

Our client; worldwide leading manufacturer of manufacturing operations based in Barnsley S74 is looking for an experienced Quality Assurance Engineer with PCN Level 2 or 3.

  • To provide support to all operational processes in the development of and maintaining of Quality Systems and Procedure in line with company Standards.
  • Support the development of a no-fault forward culture through the facilitation of problem solving resulting in the prevention of day-to-day quality issues.
  • Provide measured data and analysis of data to support management decisions concerning quality performance.
  • Provide effective containment and preventative action response to customer complaints affecting your assigned areas of responsibility.
  • Perform System and Process audits to ISO9001:2015 requirements.
  • 5S Understanding, Implementation and improvement.
  • Perform, Review and mitigate weld audits.
  • Effective management of Quarantine racking.
  • Calibration of measurement equipment in area of responsibility.
  • I-Auditor Creation/ Modification.
  • IPI Creation/ Modification.
  • Perform, Analyse and improve Gauge R&R.
  • Implement SPC/ Capability providing feedback of discrepancies and deviations.
  • Raising of Concern notes, Effective containment, Effective investigation with adequate verification and validation of mitigation actions.
  • Reduction of CN/QR/QN.
  • Raising of PCN to supply base.
  • Expedite PCN (Product Concern Note) Resolution.
  • Expedite PCN Collection.
  • Validate/ Verify PCN correction, Corrective and Preventative actions.
  • Effective root cause analysis using proven techniques (5why, Ishikawa, DMAIC, Pareto)
  • Implementation and ongoing development of PFMEA,
  • Implementation and Development of process flows and control plans.
  • HQD Creation and ongoing development.
  • Implementation and ongoing development of How to guides.
  • Creation and delivery of tool box talks.
  • Creation of Quality Alerts.
  • Attend Stakeholder meetings for the production areas assigned as your responsibility and provide timely feedback and complete actions to agreed time scales.
  • Provide support when assigned by the Quality Manager for the integration of New Products through the deployment of APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning) tools and methodology, integrating PPAP (Product Part Approval Process) for internal processed parts and externally supplied parts.
  • To implement and maintain process control measurement systems e.g., SPC (Statistical Process Control), Process Capability measures Cpk/Ppk,
  • Provide in-process inspection, and PDI final inspection documentation
  • Day to day liaison with Milton Keynes Quality Team for the immediate containment of QR/QN issues raised.
  • Coordination of Periodic inspection and control of jigs and fixtures calibration.
  • Coordinate goods inward inspection measurement to agreed sample size and specification.
  • ISIR Verification (GD&T)
  • Auditing of supply base (Global)
  • Perform any other reasonable managers request to ensure production targets are achieved.
  • Flexibility to ensure targets are met.

Qualifications & Experience

  • PCN Level 2 or 3 Visual Weld Qualification.
  • ISO9001 Audit qualification.
  • Experience in manufacturing practices; Welding/Fabrication, CNC Machining, Assembly, Finishing Processes and Pressing
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Computer literate - with a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint also Access and Project but not essential.
  • Working knowledge of Quality Management Systems (ISO 9001:2015)
  • Proven problem-solving experience, 5why, Ishikawa and 8D methods

Benefits include:

  • Annual bonus (for indication only) based on recent average £500 per annum
  • 25 days holiday (increases with service, up to 30 days), plus bank holidays
  • Store discounts
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Free on-site parking
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Referral scheme
  • Subsidised refreshments (lunch and drink options)
  • Free quarterly company lunches
  • Free family events
  • Health cover scheme for dental, optical etc. (Additional Membership available for Partners, paid for by the employee. Kids membership included for free)
  • 5% contributory pension
  • Life insurance scheme
  • Workwear (including safety shoes and PPE)
  • On-site canteen
  • On-site changing rooms
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  • Job Reference: 717077677-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Adept Resourcing Commercial & Engineering
    Adept Resourcing Commercial & Engineering
  • Location: Barnsley, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £34,000 to £38,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent