Full Time – Permanent
Our client are looking for a highly experienced QA Engineer to join their busy team. You will utilise your technical knowledge to offer guidance and direction to the wider business and relevant interested parties. As a qualified and experienced lead auditor, you will play a pivotal role in the maintenance and development of the QMS, assisting in the planning and conducting of internal audits to the relevant standards/specifications to which the organisation subscribes. Where required you will also support the wider company QA function in conducting supplier audits within your regions and globally. As part of the management of the QMS you will conduct final approval and publishing of documents within the QMS and assist cell/departmental managers in their duties with respect to the QMS and compliance requirements.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Be responsible for the QA final release inspection of aftermarket and product and product line in line with production schedule.
Assist in the planning of and conduct and report internal and where required supplier audits.
Support Aftermarket, Ops and Product lines in the management of third party and customer audits and inspection activities.
Support the QA function and product lines in the management and continual improvement of the QMS.
Review, revise, approve and publish QMS documentation as necessary for QA function, or to assist departmental managers/cell leaders in their QMS responsibilities.
Monitor and drive the CAPA and NCR processes ensuring that actions taken are effective prior to closure.
Manage the compliance of Third Party Framework agreements with respect to aftermarket, ensuring compliance to such conditions.
Work with third party organisation in the continued development of the written scheme of examination for mobile equipment integrity.
Educated to a good standard of high school education or equivalent (Essential)
Qualified Internal Auditor to ISO9001 (Essential)
Degree in Quality or relevant engineering discipline or extensive experience of QA within a precision machining and fabrication environment (Desirable)
Extensive experience of ISO9001/API & QMS management and development
Extensive knowledge of ISO17025
Working experience of CE/ DNV/EN/ISO, lifting regulatory requirements with respect to certification and marking.
Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings
Experience of a Fabrication and precision machining manufacturing environment.
Experience of QA and certification within precision manufacturing and oil and gas environment
SKILLS, TRAINING, OR SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE:
Computer literacy (including excellent command of Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook)
Extensive knowledge of quality and root cause analysis tools (Pareto, Cause & Effect, 5 Why, 8D, etc.)
Knowledge and understanding of EN10204 / ISO10474
Very methodical and organised with a high degree of attention to detail
High degree of knowledge of CE/DNV/EN/ISO, Lifting regulatory requirements with respect to certification and marking.
Working knowledge of oil and gas product standards, such as API 6A, NACE, ASTM, etc.
Knowledge of Quality Management system requirements.
Knowledge of Quality and Quality Control plan development and use
If you feel you have the skills, knowledge and experience to succeed in this role, please send your CV or call our branch on 01502 582000