Job Description

Senior Quality Engineer - Shipbuilding

Based in Glasgow a Senior Quality Engineer is required on a 9 month contract basis to work for a major defence client.

This is an great opportunity to join a leading edge and exciting programme of work which does offer an excellent working environment.

Role responsibilities:

  • Providing professional support, advice and guidance for all Quality aspects throughout the business
  • Work closely with the Programmes and Functions to ensure Quality improvement initiatives are implemented and embedded
  • Provide assurance & support, implement best practice, ensure standardization of Quality tools and techniques across Naval Ships
  • Support with the facilitation of Quality training, support, standardisation, assurance and best practice activities across the business
  • Implementation of Quality Tools and Techniques
  • Lead / support Quality Investigation within the programmes
  • Support cross discipline audit teams driving improved compliance
  • Lead / support cross functional risk based process improvement auditing
  • Liaison with third party auditors
  • Support cost of poor quality activities and realise sustainable benefits.
  • Undertaking assurance activities such as quality process confirmations and compliance checks

Skills and Experience required:

  • Excellent Engineering background with ideally experience of shipbuilding
  • Support and provide in depth knowledge and experience of delivering quality improvement
  • Detailed knowledge of Quality tools and techniques
  • Strong technical knowledge, particularly within the areas of quality assurance, product assurance, quality control, quality management and third party management
  • In depth knowledge of management systems, including ISO9001 and their application to projects
  • Internal auditor qualified (IRCA Lead auditor qualification advantageous)
  • Six Sigma or equivalent improvement training desirable

If you would like to be considered for this role please don't hesitate to click apply or call Daniel McShane for more information.

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