Quality Engineer - Whitehaven - Cumbria

  • Location

    Whitehaven, Cumbria

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  • Salary:

    Up to £20000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lauren White

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  • Published:

    5 days ago

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Quality Engineer

Whitehaven - Cumbria


We have an exciting opportunity for a junior Quality Engineer to join a market leading International Engineering and Design Consultancy. As Quality Engineer you will be part of a team that develops and implements optimal, cost-effective processes and methods in accordance with product specifications.

The Role

As Quality Engineer you will be responsible for supporting the enhancement and implementation of related quality/ business systems ensuring the continuous integrity in order to maintain facility certifications. You will responsible for driving manufacturing process and the methods for cost reduction, quality improvement and efficiency.

In addition, you will ensure quality training is completed and performed, maintain required project/job quality records.

The Candidate

As the ideal candidate you will have previous experience and an active interest in Six Sigma & quality engineering tools including Statistical Process Control, Control Charts, Process Capability Studies, Reliability Modelling. You will have previous quality engineering experience working with internal auditing, document control and continuous improvement activities.

Flexible working options may be considered including part-time working or job-share arrangements

To Apply

If you are interested in discussing further, please send your CV to lwhite@astutetechnical.co.uk or call Lauren on 02392222965 .

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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  • I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!

  • A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.