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Quality Engineer

Ref no. BHN568800
Benefits 7.5% bonus
Location Wimborne, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Our client, an industry-leading company in the aerospace sector, is currently seeking a dedicated Quality Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis.

Key skills required for this role

Knowledge of CAA (Civil Aviation Authority), EASA


Knowledge of CAA (Civil Aviation Authority) and/ or EASA

Job description

Role purpose

  • Quality Engineer compliance programme, in order to ensure adherence to internal, statutory, regulatory and customer requirements.

Core competencies.

  • Experienced lead internal auditing to recognised aerospace standards
  • Proven Quality experience operating in a Aerospace, Defence or AS9100 environment
  • Professional conduct, engaging manner and good communication skills
  • Proven background in maintaining of Quality Management Systems
  • Planning and Scheduling of Audits Internal and in the Supply Base
  • Good, clear communication skills for reporting on audit findings
  • Drive to effectively close of Internal Audit Non-Conformances.
  • Excellent root cause analysis and corrective action understanding
  • Attention to detail and methodical approach
  • Ability to use databases to record audits and status
  • Self starter, able to work un-supervised with a passion for process improvement
  • Further competencies will be provided via the competency matrix, and linked to the relevant job level

Key responsibilities

  • Planning and execution of internal audit program in order to ensure adherence to company procedures (cross-checking they meet AS/EN 9100, AS/EN9110, TickIT Plus, DAOS, EASA Part-21 & EASA Part-145 and associated Customer approvals
  • Knowledge of CAA (Civil Aviation Authority)
  • Conduct Internal Audits on a continual cycle in all areas of the business over a 12 month period.
  • Drive Audit non conformance investigations and associated root cause analysis activities
  • Schedule, track or report on Supplier Quality audits completed by the Supplier Quality Team.
  • Maintain, communicate and react to Quality metrics tracking to meet targets, and implementation of defined Quality improvement initiatives
  • General support as needed to the Business Management System process
  • Co-operate with management to meet the employer's legal duties and take reasonable care of their own health and safety and that of others who may be affected by their acts or omissions

Qualifications and Experience

  • Degree qualified or equivalent
  • Thorough understanding of Defence and/or Aerospace Quality requirements.
  • Knowledge of CAA (Civil Aviation Authority) AND/OR EASA
  • Experience in Auditing to ISO9001, AS9100 and/or AS9110.

Key measures and milestones

  • Adherence to audit programme schedule
  • Non Conformance Management and root cause analysis close-out time.


  • Competitive salary
  • 7.5% annual bonus
  • Opportunities for professional growth and career development
  • A dynamic and collaborative work environment

Apply Now!
If you are a highly skilled Quality Engineer looking for an exciting opportunity in the aerospace industry, we want to hear from you! Apply now and take the next step in your career.

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