quality engineer in inverness

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£ 12.99 per hour
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inverness, scotland
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secretarial & admin
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£ 12.99 per hour
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job description

Do you want to work for one of the biggest companies in Inverness that includes worker benefits?

If you do, this could be the job for you!


The role offers a highly competitive financial package which includes:

* Opportunity to opt into a Worker Benefits Program that includes discounts at high street shops, gym memberships, cinema tickets, etc.
* 33 Days paid annual leave, inclusive of bank holidays
* Pension
* Paid Weekly
* Subsidised canteen
* Free parking
* Motorbike and bicycle shelters

Pay & Hours:

* Basic Pay Rate of £12.99 PER HOUR- £17.94 PER HOUR
* Monday - Friday: 5 hours per week,
* Hours: 08:00AM - 16:00PM or 09:00AM - 17:00PM


* Leads activities within the quality system such as: change control, design control, NC, CAPA and risk management activities.
* Leads supporting projects within own function. Involvement in cross functional or global projects.
* Is recognised as a Subject Matter Expert and functional 'go-to' person for same function.
* Influences business partners & suppliers to ensure product quality and compliance to quality systems
* Understands the breadth of the quality system and how it fits into the wider business perspective.
* Makes decisions based upon data. Understands the balance of day-to-day activities versus big picture. Can assess risk and take action appropriately. Escalates issues as appropriate
* Could have participation in third party inspections/audits
* Work with business partners to implement continuous improvements to product designs and labelling.
* Proactive & forward thinking. Implements continuous improvement activities.
* Identifies opportunities for, and supports activities such as: product improvements, quality metric improvements, root cause analysis, problem solving.
* Knowledgeable in Design Control and post launch product management
* Ability to understand customer needs
* Understands principles of Human Factors engineering and Reliability Engineering
* Ability to work in a fast paced environment while prioritising a variety of tasks as they come in and change from one task to another in order of importance


* PeX Green Belt or similar problem solving situations
* Quality systems experience
* Product Knowledge
* Manufacturing knowledge
* Working knowledge of regulatory environment e. ISO 13485:2003; 21 CFR Part 820, ISO 14971 and ISO 15197
* Risk Management tools e.g. FMEA; SRA; DOE
* Working knowledge of failure investigation
* Meeting Management
* Demonstrated Project Management skills
* Quality Acumen
* Data driven and quality based decision making
* Time Management
* Ability to train others
* Proactive approach to issue identification and problem resolution
* Verbal communications
* Negotiation
* Resilient and ability to work under pressure
* Troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
* Ability to prioritise tasks
* Ability to work to specific standards
* Familiar with roles and rules and regulations


* Degree or experience in a relevant Engineering or Science discipline
* ASQ certification or equivalent
* Process/technical Transfer
* Knowledge of diabetes
* Change Management experience
* Lean experience

Training will be given to successful candidates. This is a 9+ month assignment.

Please Note: If you do not meet all requirements listed above, but do fit within the majority of what is outlined the hiring manager is willing to look at Quality Engineer Administrator.

It is essential that you provide 2 years of work and character references to cover any gaps in employment.

We receive a high volume of applications and if you have not been contacted within 4 weeks please consider that you have not been successful at this time.

If this sounds like the role for you then please click apply today!