Senior Quality Control Engineer

Job Reference: WM – 2147

Location: Alton

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Senior Quality Control Engineer


  • Inspection and release of incoming materials
  • Raise & manage Supplier Corrective Action Reports (SCAR)
  • Verify supplier FAIRs to AS9102
  • Responsible for all Shop floor quality inspection covering verification of first-piece, in-process and last off inspections including visual and dimensional inspection
  • Investigates and reports internal non-conformances
  • Creation of Inspection Specifications, Work Instructions and Visual Aids
  • Provide support for NPI and quality planning
  • Able to complete customer validation protocols (FAIR, ISIR)
  • Assists in creation of PFD, PFMEA, Process Control Plan and MSA
  • Process control & Process variation reduction applying GR&R, Capability Charts / SPC
  • Internal Audits knowledge, preferably trained to AS9100 or Equivalent
  • Provide training and guidance to personnel involved in Production
  • Good working knowledge of engineering drawings & specifications

About You:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a quality related field
  • Experience in working in a Manufacturing / Engineering environment, preferably in the Aerospace & Automotive sectors
  • Experience in metrology/precision measurement
  • Working knowledge of SPC/SQC and statistical sampling
  • Familiarity with ISO 9001 & AS9100
  • Working knowledge of computer hardware/software applications including word processing and Excel, experience of using statistical software (e.g. Minitab) is desirable
  • HND/HNC or degree qualification
  • Physical dexterity to use intricate measuring equipment and visual acuity to detect small defects

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