Manufacturing Quality Engineer

Manufacturing Quality Engineer

Wimbourne, Dorset

£30,000 - £40,000

Brief Summary:

A manufacturing company based in Dorset are seeking a Quality Engineer, ideally with prior experience working within a manufacturing environment. The role offers a competitive salary and the opportunity to work in a growing establishment.

The Company

A family run manufacturing company, which produce complex parts and assemblies into various industries including Aerospace & Defence, Rail and Commercial markets. Using state of the art CNC machinesn as well as the more traditional manual turning and milling this company has seen huge growth in both their workforce and expanding and modernising their facilities.

Duties of the Quality Engineer:

You will be required to work closely with the Quality Manager and Production team and run a twice-weekly 'Quality Clinic' to put processes in place to ensure that ongoing manufacturing issues are dealt with and corrected. This is a high impact role and you will be expected to deputise for the Quality Manager when required. You will have both supplier and customer contact, so a motivated and professional approach is essential.


  • QA lead within Manufacturing

  • Support and Promote KPI monitor and measurement for Manufacturing

  • Ensure inspection procedures are followed

  • Manager supplier quality and technical issues

  • Liaise with relevant staff and customers on QA and technical issues

  • Promote 5s improvement within the leadership team

  • Assist in investigation and resolution of audit deficiencies in Manufacturing

  • Support Audit activity within Manufacturing

  • Supplier Audits were required and conduct Internal Audits where required

Knowledge & Experience:

  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment

  • Knowledge of various ISO standards including ISO9001 & AS9100 REV D

  • Inspection and Auditing experience

  • Experience with Quality methodologies such as 5s

The Person:

  • Motivated

  • Ambitious

  • Team player

  • Confident & self-motivated

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-respected, family run business, which is continuing to grow. If you would like to be a part of a company who put a lot of effort into training and staff progression then please apply now.