Senior Quality Engineer

Posted 12 December 2017 by Marketplace Group

Leading Transportation Manufacturer requires a Senior Quality Engineer to Support production management and Quality Engineers to achieve the level of quality that is required to meet customer expectations. Provide a timely response to resolving quality issues identified during build. Conduct process audits ensuring conformance to company processes. Provide a framework that promotes Continual Improvement, RFT and the 'No Fault Forward’ approach.


  • Processes compliant with the Quality Management System (QMS).
  • Analyse data to identify areas of Risk and Opportunities and promote RFT and 'No Fault Forward’.
  • Verify that the correct information is available at source of use
  • Liaising with Senior Management to implement a program that will drive towards a continual improvement in quality performance
  • Provide verification of accurate data for Quality Issues identified. Initiate actions to aid quick resolution and assistance in identifying root causes
  • Ensure that non-conformances and repeat issues are communicated
  • Assist the Quality Manager with continual improvement activities to enhance the Quality Management System
  • Analyse reported faults and failures that do not conform to PYL Work instructions
  • Interfacing with other departmental managers at all levels of the business. Providing information and support to Supply factories, Fit-Out and OSC
  • Act as an Ambassador for the company, operating with integrity and drive appropriate to the Company’s values, to promote company as a market leader.
  • Promote training to build quality awareness across the business.

This list is not intended to be exhaustive and you may be required to undertake other duties appropriate to your role.


  • A sound knowledge of manufacturing/operational processes/product
  • Experience of assembly practices
  • Relevant / suitable qualifications both administrative and technical (Excel, Word etc)
  • Able to read and interpret technical drawings
  • Conscientious, reliable and dedicated
  • Able to work under own initiative
  • Engages with others and has a collaborative approach to working with others
  • Proactively contributes within a team
  • Assertive, resilient and welcomes change


  • City and Guilds 743 Quality Assurance or equivalent
  • Qualified Internal Auditor an advantage
  • Knowledge of Lean Techniques - Problem Solving etc
  • Six -Sigma qualified an advantage
  • Knowledge of the requirements of ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems an advantage

Reference: 34015555

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