Quality Assurance Engineer

Job Title: Quality Assurance Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Start Date: ASAP
REF: J4823_1531838156
Contact Name: Justin Norley
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Quality Assurance Engineer required for a leading supplier to the rail industry. Based near Loughborough this is initially a 6 month fixed term contract offering an hourly rate based on experience. Previous experience within the rail industry is not essential but candidates will need to have a recent ISO9001 Lead Auditor qualification.

- Excellent rates of pay dependant on experience.
- On site parking.
- Early finish on a Friday.

Working Hours:
- Monday to Thursday. 08:00 - 16:30.
- Friday 08:00 - 13:00.

Duties Included In This Role:
- Develop the internal QMS to optimise the selection and management of reliable suppliers.
- Lead root cause investigations, using various problem solving techniques.
- Develop a supplier audit system and schedule.
- Assess and approve new supplier by conducting desktop and on sire audits.
- Evaluate existing supply base.

Ideal Candidate For The Role:
- Will have experience with improvement tools such as 8D, 5Y, FMEA etc.
- Will have an ISO9001 Lead Auditor qualification.
- Will be flexible to travel through the UK and abroad - Possibly at short notice.
- Experience of managing suppliers.
- Will be able to influence internal and external stakeholders to promote quality.

The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us on 0116 366 7602 and ask for Justin. Or email

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