Quality Engineer

Location: Gloucestershire

Salary: £38k - 43k per year

Type: Fixed term contract

Closing Date: 09/06/2022


Quality Engineer

Contract Position

Quality Engineer role:

My client an international brand leading UK based company is searching for a competent, experienced, and dynamic Quality Engineer. The contract role is intended to strengthen the existing Quality team and provide Supplier Quality Assurance support to the Product Quality Manager.

 The role of the Quality Engineer will be to assist in the evaluation of potential new suppliers and management of the Production Part Approval Process for existing suppliers, ensuring that they have effective process controls in place to consistently deliver reliable, quality products to ADEY.

Due to the nature of the role, it is essential that you have excellent communication and strong interpersonal skills, being able to influence and negotiate at all levels both internally and externally with suppliers and customers.

The candidate must have demonstratable knowledge and experience in PPAP (Production Part Approval Process), 8D, PFMEA (Process Failure Mode and Effects Analysis), SPC (Statistical Process Control), Control Plans, MSA and have strong problem solving and analytical skills.


The above list of job duties is not exhaustive, and the post holder will be required to undertake such tasks as may reasonably be expected within the scope of the post.

Quality Engineer Person Specification




Requirements necessary for safe and effective performance of the job



5 years plus experience in a small to medium lean manufacturing environment with a strong background in supplier quality activity.

Knowledge & qualifications


· Knowledge of ISO 9001 /TS 16949 Management Systems

· Strong technical background including geometric tolerancing, understanding technical drawings etc.

· Experience with PPAPs

· Problem solving tools, 8D, 5Ys

· Experience of component measurement techniques

· Experience using a Coordinate Measuring machine (CMM)


Skills & competencies

· Proficient with Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint etc.)

· Able to work autonomously with minimal supervision

· Can prioritize tasks effectively

Personal qualities

Engaging / Influencer



Proactive mindset

Courage to challenge

Structured and analytical


Salary£38k - 43k per year
Job Reference37271
Contract TypeFixed term contract
Closing Date09/06/2022
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted12/05/2022

To discuss this position further please contact:

Chris Rooum

Head of Professional Services



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