QHSE Engineer

Job Reference: WM – 1895

Location: Midlands

Salary: £35,000 - £40,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

QHSE Engineer – 


  • Evaluate dimensional and visual assessment of components and identify areas of concern.
  • Identify concerns and liaise with relevant internal and customer contacts until concerns are fully resolved using 8D and the appropriate problem-solving tools.
  • Conduct drawing and specification reviews as part of feasibility studies.
  • Actively participate in PFMEA meetings and subsequent reviews.
  • Drive quality improvement throughout the business, using PPAP, 5 Why, FMEA, CAPA and Ishikawa.
  • Creation of SOP’s for process activities
  • Conduct Internal Audits covering both ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards. (An IATF 16949 background would also be preferrable).
  • Identify 5S concerns and liaise with appropriate personnel.
  • Maintain Quality/Environmental (Integrated) management system.
  • Maintain health and safety management system
  • Support site emergency preparedness and operational controls
  • Supporting onsite statutory annual programmes in partnership with maintenance team
  • Support onsite waste management activities
  • Annual review / creation of Risk Assessments – (Generic, PUWER, COSHH, DSE)
  • Completion of internal HS&E walkthrough Inspections (with HS&E Committee members support)
  • Take lead role for HS&E Committee meetings
  • Support first-aid, near miss and accident investigations
  • Complete monthly statistical analysis for QHSE Objective and Target KPI’s
  • Support close out of NC’s and other findings from internal/external audits
  • Plan and support Quality and Environmental management reviews
  • Creation of procedures and other supporting documents controlled to IMS
  • Supporting supplier selection, and performance measuring and monitoring (in line with procurement / projects team)
  • Maintaining site legal compliance for QHSE Management
  • Lead and maintain ERP / MRP Quality system (Galion)

Other Features –

  • 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday
  • Normal hours of work, 8.00am – 4.30pm, Monday to Friday including half an hour unpaid lunch
  • Occasional travel within UK and Overseas to visit customer/suppliers
  • Valid UK driver’s license therefore essential

About you:


  • Experienced Quality Health, Safety Environmental Engineer
  • Experienced in a manufacturing, automotive or injection moulding environment
  • General understanding of CAD and interpreting 2D drawing data to GD&T standard
  • Experienced Internal Auditor in IATF16949/9001, ISO14001, Quality, Environmental Management
  • Experienced in all elements of PPAP
  • Competent in development of Quality Procedures, SOP quality control documentation
  • Experienced in Environmental management
  • IOSH qualification
  • 8D and practicable problem solving trained
  • Trained in an industry recognised engineering qualification
  • Experienced in inspection techniques
  • Familiar with ERP / MRP solutions and usage
  • Experienced in use of advanced Microsoft Office tools


  • Lead Auditor in either Quality or Environmental Management.
  • 5S / Lean manufacturing experience
  • Experienced in Injection moulding / tooling design and fundamentals
  • NEBOSH qualification
  • Internal auditor qualification for ISO 45001
  • Environmental qualification (e.g. AIEMA Foundation)
  • Experienced in CMM inspection equipment

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, If you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK