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Quality Engineer

Job Title: Quality Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stoke-on-Trent
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Reference: VAC-13197
Contact Name: Tom Barnes
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 26, 2018 14:39

Job Description

Sector: Automotive Manufacturing
Location: Stoke-on-Trent, Stafford, Derby, Burton on Trent and Crewe
Role: Quality Engineer
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000

The Role
Reporting directly into the Quality Manager, the role of Quality Engineer will be to support the quality department to maintain world class standards in regards to cost, quality and delivery. The role has direct responsibility for improving process quality through the deployment of such quality tools as 8D, Ishikawa, 5 Whys, APQP and PPAP. As a Quality Engineer you will take responsibility for resolving current quality issues, along with developing key methods to prevent reoccurrence of such issues in the future.

The Candidate
The ideal candidate will be educated to degree qualified in mechanical/production or Automotive engineering related discipline. As a Quality Engineer, you must have working knowledge of FMEA/8D/5 Whys/PPAP/APQP and have experience of working to TS16949/IATF16949/ISO9000 standards. You will have an Automotive, Aerospace, or General Engineering background, with experience in an assembly, pressings or welding environment preferred. Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing techniques would be a distinct advantage for this role.


A market leader in the design and manufacture of automotive components and assemblies.

This vacancy is being advertised by Kensington Consulting Ltd.

Kensington Consulting Ltd operates as a Recruitment / Employment Agency for the provision of permanent candidates and as a Recruitment / Employment Business for the provision of temporary candidates. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age for this role

Kensington Consulting is a leading executive recruitment company specialising in engineering and manufacturing disciplines across all industrial sectors, resulting in consecutive Recruit Rank awards in (2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012).

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