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Quality Assurance Engineer

  • Location: Workington
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Contact: Poppy Highton
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01946 820 002
  • Start Date: Permanent position
  • Expiry Date: 20 January 2022
  • Job Ref: 1039045
NRL are recruiting for an exciting position for a QA Engineer to work for a large Engineering company in Workington, Cumbria.

The Purpose of this full time role is to:
  • Provide technical expertise and support all departments
  • Support and implement new processes into the organisation
Key Accountabilities:
  • Control and organise QA activities to maximise throughput and achieve cost and delivery targets ensuring products comply with the design specification for quality to give customer satisfaction
  • To ensure the above activities comply with the company’s health, safety and environmental policies
  • To assist the Manager in monitoring production to minimise defective work thus helping to maximise and achieve quality targets.
  • To provide technical support for all metallurgical/material queries raised which affect product quality. This includes queries raised internally, by suppliers, plus potential and existing customers
  • To liaise with Customer’s representatives regarding documentation issues
  • To maintain, review and update the documentation supporting the QA system
  • To perform internal and external auditing as required
  • To participate in 3rd party auditing as required
  • To review and approve documentation for contracts, ensuring full traceability and auditability
  • To maintain an overview of N.D.E carried out both in-house and subcontract
Desirable Skills, Qualifications & Experience:
  • Knowledge of Quality assurance requirements and procedures 
  • Proficient use of Microsoft packages
  • Understanding of Nuclear industry specifications and requirements 
  • Relevant Auditor qualification 
  • Problem solving & continual Improvement techniques
If interested and ready to take on the next challenge in your career, please apply below. 

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