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Quality Assurance Engineer | Proftech

Quality Assurance Engineer


Reference #: QA19_1553718444
Location: Shropshire
Salary: £32000 - £38000
Sector: Technical & Engineering
Type: Permanent
Posted On: 27/03/2019

An excellent opportunity for a Quality Assurance Engineer to join a market leading manufacturing company based in Shropshire.



Xmas bonus

company matched pension from 3% up to 7%,

33 days holiday including BH/Christmas


This role is responsible for the internal quality performance of the business in specific operational areas to ensure that the performance is achieved in line with business requirements and in line with recognised ISO standards.


  • Defining the QA testing, product inspection and release procedures and ensuring these are understood and applied in the relevant operational area
  • Ensuring that the product meets the quality requirements and is predictable, reliable and consistent
  • Responsible for product quality reporting within the business and with internal suppliers and customers
  • Handling concession requests and management of non-conforming products with internal suppliers and customers
  • Ensuring that relevant equipment is calibrated/verified in accordance with requirements

Responsible for initiating and delivering effective containment and corrective actions to achieve the quality performance to meet business targets

General Duties & Responsibilities

  • Gap analysis and closure plans related to QA aspects
  • Understanding, communicating and delivery of corrective actions to achieve external customer quality performance
  • Carry out ISO audits in line with business requirements
  • Working within the operations team to achieve all departmental KPIs

Supporting product and process development activities in the operational area

Essential to the role

Degree level of education in relevant discipline and/or relevant formal training


  • Experience of Design of Experiment techniques
  • Competence in use of statistical software packages
  • Knowledge of Management System Auditing techniques

ISO auditing experience

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