Quality Engineer

Quality Engineer

  • Location

    Milton Keynes

  • Sector:

    Health and Safety

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40k - 50k per year

  • Contact:

    Lauren Alsop

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    01252 759 162

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Quality Engineer – Automotive – Milton Keynes – Up to £50,000 + Excellent Benefits Package

Principal People have exclusively partnered with a Milton Keynes based organisation to find a Manufacturing Quality Engineer to join their established Quality team. This is a great opportunity for a Quality professional to join an established and innovative electric vehicle components manufacturer.

This company brings a creative approach to more than 20 years of design and engineering experience. Working in a wide range of areas within automotive from commercial vehicles to motorsports, this role offers a varied and exciting opportunity for development as they expand into new industries.

As the Quality Engineer your responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for manufacturing quality activities at two sites in Milton Keynes sites
  • Support Supplier Quality Engineers on Corrective Actions raised to regarding customer complaints and project related quality issues
  • Organise regular meetings to support all involved departments to progress Non Conformance status across various projects
  • Manage internal problem-solving actions to guarantee correct investigations including and Corrective Actions and Root Cause Analysis
  • Work closely with on site teams including Engineering, Workshop Technicians, Design Engineers

Why this is a great opportunity:

  • Work with a number of high profile clients including Global OEM & Tier 1 companies
  • Join an established organisation with a strong reputation and more than £25 million turnover
  • Based at the company’s brand new purpose-built facility
  • Work with a range of products from passenger cars to winning motorsport vehicles

The ideal Quality Engineer will have:

  • Minimum 5-10 years experience in the manufacturing / engineering industry in a quality related role
  • A degree in a relevant subject (e.g. Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality Management)
  • Experience / training on QMS requirements for  ISO 9001 / ITAF 16949 is ideal but not essential
  • Understanding and experience of process documents (e.g. APQP, PPAP, PFMEA)

In return, the successful Quality Engineer will receive up to £50,000 as a basic salary depending on experience, a further benefits package, as well as a great career opportunity with an exciting organisation.

With company ability to interview at short notice, please register your interest with Lauren Alsop now by sending your CV to l.alsop@principalpeople.co.uk, applying on www.principalpeople.co.uk or clicking ‘apply’.