+44 (0) 1580 891521

Location: Staplehurst, Kent

Salary: £27K - £30K per annum DOE

Hours: 8.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday

Contract: Full time, Permanent

Due to continued growth and expansion, Magnetic Shields are now currently recruiting for a Junior Quality Engineer to join their team. 

Magnetic Shields are leading specialists in the manufacture of bespoke magnetic shielding. Established for over 50 years, our experience and expertise allow us to adapt to the changing market and provide high quality, complex shielding solutions for emerging applications. 

This is a hands-on role that would suit an someone with a background in quality control wishing to progress their quality career in process improvement within a manufacturing environment. 

Key Tasks/Duties of this role:

  • Supporting the Senior Quality Engineer with the improvement to the QMS & assisting with associated duties maintaining the QMS
  • Co-ordinating with the Quality Technicians to ensure all products are final inspected to production deadlines
  • Conducting regular internal audits
  • Creation of key quality documentation including dimensional reports, FAI reports, CofA, etc.
  • Raising of internal and external non-conformances, investigating the root causes and co-ordinating the implementation of the permanent corrective actions
  • Ensuring suppliers meet quality specifications, liaising with customers over quality concerns & concessions
  • Assisting in maintaining and improving quality targets, generating and maintaining KPI’s for the business 

Essential skills:

  • Experience of fine limit sheet metal inspection
  • To be able to understand & have good knowledge of engineering drawings & tolerances
  • Experience using manual measuring techniques, including using hand tools such as vernier, callipers & micrometres.  
  • Experience of raising non-conformance reports and conducting subsequent investigations/actions to establish root causes
  • Experience of using 8D, Process Flow & FMEA Processes
  • Experience and understanding of ISO 9001
  • Good communication skills, must be able to relay information internally & externally
  • Strong organisational skills with an attention to detail and a focused approach to work
  • Proficient IT skills and use of ERP systems

Desirable Skills

  • Experience of CMM
  • Experience of auditing to ISO 9001 level
  • Experience of APQP/PPAP Process

Headcorn Road  |  Staplehurst  |  Tonbridge  |  Kent  |  TN12 0DS  |  UK

Tel : +44 (0) 1580 891521  Fax : +44 (0) 1580 893345

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