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Senior Quality Engineer - SMT/CEM Electronics

Job Title: Senior Quality Engineer - SMT/CEM Electronics
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Aldershot
Salary: £25,000-£30,000
Contact Name: Fliss Goater
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Job Published: over 4 years ago

Job Description

Our client is a small to medium size CEM, who provide sub-contract electronic manufacturing services across the UK. They are focused on complex PCB assemblies and are committed to providing a professional and high quality service. Based in Aldershot, our client operates from a clean and modern production facility and seek an experienced quality engineer to join their small and friendly team to continue in their success. The successful candidate will be directly involved with many aspects of quality control and process control (ISO related procedures)

The objective is to maintain current standards, together with suggesting and implementing process improvements. This hands on role will engage with customers and suppliers and assist in problem solving/trouble shooting with the planning/engineering team.

Our client is seeking someone who has experience within the electronics sector, and ideally a background in IPC-610 and/or J-STD-001.

Job role:

  • Maintaining ISO9001/QMS approval, with continuous improvement planning, process audits, process reviews
  • Support manufacturing staff to refine and improve process control, product quality and manufacturing functions – ensuring any analysis is concise and well documented
  • Interact with customers providing efficient first line response with involvement in any RMA process required, further investigation, root cause analysis and improvement suggestions and planning
  • Organise training for teams and departments to IPC standards, and processes
  • Report on KPI’s with recommendations and subjective analysis
  • Organise calibration and key equipment maintenance schedules
  • Engage with production and reporting with a pro-active approach to ensure all aspects of product assembly are completed within the specified scope of IPC610A Class 3/J-STD-001

Preferred skills:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent office administration skills to include; Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Additional use of ERP/CRM to manage tasks
  • Logical and organised work ethic
  • Good problem-solving acumen
  • Previous exposure to the AS9100/13485 approvals would be a distinct advantage

Associated benefits:

  • 39 hours a week
  • Enhanced Pension Scheme
  • 27 days paid holiday (plus Bank Holidays)
  • £25,000 – £30,000 per annum