Altran are recruiting for a quality engineer to undertake a role within the Aerospace sector, based at one of our prestigious client’s sites in the Nottinghamshire area.
The quality engineer will support the sites drive to zero defects and also its Defects per unit (DPU) reduction program.
Our customers’ expectations are high; as such we are looking for adaptable driven people to deliver on time and to exceed the required quality levels.
You will possess creative problem-solving skills in a team environment and be comfortable with communicating clearly and efficiently throughout the varying levels of both the customers and Altrans businesses.
Due to the nature of the assignments undertaken by Altran you will work in an environment that promotes autonomy and initiative, requiring a flexible attitude.
Above all you will have the desire to succeed and make a difference.
The Quality Engineers role is responsible for:
Analysis and categorisation of non-conformance data using tools such as Pareto and heat maps.
Undertaking root cause problem solving activities, leading to the successful implementation of corrective actions
Knowledge and application of concession process.
Develop and run damage awareness briefings for team meetings
Undertake manufacturing cell damage risk reviews
Ownership of DPU corrective action report for non-dimensional non-conformance
Managing audit and surveillance activities.
Primary point of contact and able to offer advice on quality assurance matters
Experience and Knowledge
Proactive approach and the ability to work under your own initiative.
Understanding of different types and forms of non-dimensional non-conformance.
Experience of using process mapping techniques.
Ability to collect and analyse data from a variety of different sources.
Interpretation of drawings, technical specifications, and product control documentation.
Knowledge and application of FAIR, LAIR and FPA processes.
Understanding and application of lean manufacturing techniques and processes.
6 Sigma experience – Green belt preferred.
Passion to drive change in a challenging environment and the ability to solve complex problems
Good understanding of manufacturing processes including, turning, milling, grinding, EDM, welding, shot peening and polishing.
Experience of lifting and work handling equipment.
Working knowledge of systems including SAP, NX, CAPP, eConsession.
Additional Experience and Skills:
Experience in leading the development of customer/supplier relationships.
Use of Minitab and Measurelink.
Visual inspection techniques.
DMAIC, 8D, PPAP, PFMEA, DFM, SPC, 6M.
Cause & Effect Analysis - 3Cs, 5 Whys, Ishikawa.