Quality Engineer

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

Reporting to the Operations Excellence Manager, the Quality Engineer will work as part of the quality operations team driving initiatives to improve customer satisfaction and quality performance in a highly automated environment.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTION:

  • Investigate customer complaints and develop effective corrective actions using 8D process.
  • Drive improvement projects to enhance quality of products and processes.
  • Prepare PPAPs and manage customer approval process.
  • Support production and engineering to improve internal quality performance.
  • Support the development of PFMEA’s, process control plans & work instructions.
  • Assist in the auditing and improvement of IATF 16949 quality system.
  • Support the development and achievement of quality metrics
  • Work directly with Customers to understand and improve Quality Performance.

FUNCTIONAL COMPETENCIES:

  • Recognised Engineering or Quality qualification.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a Quality / Engineering role in a manufacturing environment.
  • Statistical and process orientation and electro-mechanical aptitude.
  • Excellent computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Minitab)
  • Proficiency in problem solving and quality techniques would be an advantage, including:
    • 8D Problem Solving
    • PPAP
    • PFMEA
    • Quality Auditing
    • SPC (Statistical Process Control)
    • MSA (Measurement System Analysis)

PERSONAL COMPETENCIES:

  • Customer focused, proactive problem solver, with close attention to detail.
  • Excellent organisational skills; the ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines.
  • Excellent communication with internal/external customers and suppliers.
  • Team player

Your Recruitment Consultant is Sean Winstanley

Sean Winstanley
Sean joined Arcon Recruitment in early 2018 as our Specialist Technical Recruiter. Originally from the UK, now settled in Ballaghadrereen, Sean brings a wealth of recruitment experience in the IT / Technical arena. Sean has developed excellent skills account managing international, high profile clients solving their recruitment dilemmas.