Senior Quality Control Engineer
Our Client a leading plastic vacuum forming expert based in Berkshire, UK. is currently looking to recruit a Senior Quality Control Inspector / Engineer to join their busy team. JOB PURPOSE Ensure that the company's quality policies and procedures support the design, manufacture and delivery of product in line with our customers expectations. Manage the effective running of the quality systems. Work in conjunction with the managers, supervisors and operatives to monitor and ensure compliance with the company policies and procedures. PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES Maximise productivity by working with supervision and operators to minimize scrap and waste. Encourage and promote a positive quality culture. Identify and resolve quality issues by working with supervision and operatives to put effective and robust solutions in place. Promote communication and teamwork between departments and encourage supervision to resolve issues themselves. Inform the Managing Director of any significant quality concerns. Conduct and manage others who conduct Surveillance inspections in all departments. Final inspections on all relevant parts. Delivery checks and delivery paperwork checks. Signing of C of Cs and carry out data checks for delivered parts. Internal audits, ensuring that they are done thoroughly and to the published schedule. Goods inwards inspections. Ensure first off inspections (FAIRs), are done to the customers specifications. Promote a positive H&S culture. Ensure that areas under direct control are safe and tidy and encourage others to do likewise in areas they control and work in. Manage the change control process. This includes responsibility for drawing control and shop floor documentation. Assist with the development of the quality system, processes and procedures. Assist with external audits from both appointed auditors and customers. Teach others to use suitable inspection methods and train others to read and use drawings and measuring equipment correctly. Manage customer and supplier returns, progress both through to a satisfactory conclusion. Ensuring that effective and robust corrective and preventative actions are put in place. Manage the internal scrap system, monitor and report on reject levels both internally and externally. Liaise with customers and suppliers regarding quality issues. Manage the equipment calibration procedure. Orion Electrotech Ltd acts as both an Employment Business and Employment Agency and complies with the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations Act 2003. By applying for this position please take a few moments to view our Privacy Notice on our Orion website which details how we retain and process your data. Alternatively please give us a call so we can discuss this with you.
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