Quality Technician

Location: North East England, England Salary:
Sector: Engineering Type: contract

I am looking for a Quality Inspector/Technician to do a 6 month plus contract.

To support the Quality and Manufacturing functions with activities including inspection of relevant components and finished goods, First Article Inspection, document control/archiving, contract review, participate in root cause analysis and corrective/preventative action meetings as well as resource management.

Key duties and responsibilities Participate in root cause analysis/corrective actions and manage responses. Inspection of aerospace, automotive, industrial and marine products. Able to work 'hands on' in data gathering and to provide shop floor support in the execution of corrective / preventative activities. Working with / development of KPI's and publish / report measures of performance. Perform FAI and PPAP inspection reports. Performing Quality contract reviews as and when required. Promote a safe working environment. Support the Senior Quality Engineer in the role out of Quality initiatives. Review and plan the inspection resource to meet the future plan. Implement and sustain performance management. Chair daily toolbox meetings as required Control, issue and archive drawings, specifications and instructions if required Occasional requirement to travel to client site if necessary
Experience Experience reading technical drawings An understanding of performance measurement and KPI's Experience of prioritising and multi-tasking in a pressurised environment Experience of standard measurement equipment, i.e. tape measure etc Proven background in 8D analysis and/or 5 Why techniques desirable
Skills Good organisational skills and competent analytical techniques. Shall have a minimum of 3 years' experience within manufacturing environment Must be self-motivated, and capable of working within a group or individually. Must be computer literate with skills in Microsoft word and Excel. Must be able to report at all levels within the business. Capable of working to agreed schedules and timescales. Promote a safe working environment. Have a flexible approach to workload.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

If you are interested in the position please send me your most recent CV.

Thanks Jennie

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