Quality Engineer- Contract- - Scotland

Ref: 299 Date Posted: Thursday 02 May 2019
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Our clients have just started recruitment for a Quality Engineer on a contract basis in Scotland.

The role of the Quality Engineer is to provide technical Quality Engineering leadership to the business in order to ensure the highest levels of product quality, process, and systems integrity to the customer.

Some responsibilities include:

  • Provides Quality Engineering leadership and project management to all areas of the business
  • Minimizes risk to the customer through risk analysis and risk management throughout the product lifecycle
  • Leads reduction of the cost of quality and non-compliance to the business
  • Ensures adherence to Quality system in order to achieve highest levels of compliance and identifies improvements to the system.
  • Utilizing Process Excellence tools and methodologies, leads activities to lean out processes, improve products, raw materials and reduce customer complaints
  • Leads CAPAs to drive improvement NCMR Investigation and implementation of corrective actions
  • Acts as Quality SME to the business
  • Trains others in Quality systems, tools and objectives
  • Works in partnership with Marketing and R&D to ensure customer Quality needs are met at product design and development phase and throughout product development lifecycle
  • In partnership with Manufacturing, leads reduction of non-conforming product and processes
  • Ability to analyze and identify emerging trends, to highlight preventative measure opportunities
  • Supports and deputises for Quality Manager as required



•     Degree in Engineering, Life Sciences or related discipline or equivalent relevant experience

•     ASQ CQE certification or equivalent

•     Green Belt certified


•     Black Belt certified

If this sounds like a role that may be of interest to you, please apply below!

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