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Quality Engineer

  • Location: Daventry
  • Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 21 days ago

Quality Engineer
Location: Daventry
Shifts: Monday - Friday
Salary: £30,000 - £34,000

Metalis are partnering with one of the UKs leading Automotive parts manufacturer who specialises in spares and one off custom builds. Our client is looking to fill the role of Quality Engineer to develop product, improve the quality function & ensure compliance.

This role would suit a candidate from the Automotive industry looking to thrive in an environment which supports collaboration, innovation and professional development.


  • Supporting the whole business in their quality function working with manufacturing & Goods out.
  • Using problem solving technique such as 8D & 5S to identify Root Cause Analysis and implement corrective actions.
  • Be supported to halt production in the instance of poor-quality performance.
  • Assist in the compliance function for audit purposes including ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO 45001
  • Promote the preferred method of customer reporting for APQP & CI (Including Six Sigma. Poke-Yoke etc.)
  • Write technical reports & present findings at management meetings.
  • Be the single point of contact for quality issues for customers.
  • Act as a leader for the wider team to promote a culture of right first time.
  • Ensure control plans are updated and maintained appropriately.
  • Developing of new and adjusting current SOPs.
  • Communicate clearly at all times with internal and external stakeholders.
  • A comprehensive list of duties and responsibilities is available upon application.

Ideal Experience:

  • Coming from an automotive background.
  • A degree in Mechanical Engineering or Time Served in a similar role.
  • Familiar with APQP process.
  • Understanding of ISO9001/14001/45001 Audit process.
  • Strong communication skills able to negotiate, manage confrontation and explain reasoning clearly.
  • Able to read engineering drawings inc Datum Structures and GD&T.
  • 3-5 Years within a Quality Management Role.

Shifts & Salary

  • £30,000 - £34,000
  • Monday to Friday 08:00 - 16:00

If you feel this role is something you'd like to hear more about please get in touch or apply directly and I will reach back out if suitable.

I am looking to speak with quality inspectors, quality engineers, QHSE Engineers, Quality Controllers.