Quality Engineer

Closing Date: Wednesday 31st August 2022

Department: QHS&E, Quality

Full Time

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Established in 2000, Turbine Surface Technologies is a joint venture between Rolls- Royce and Chromalloy, providing specialist coatings solutions to state-of-the-art turbine components. At TST we recognise that people are at the heart of what we do and are an integral part of achieving our business goals. Our core values are key to our culture; Operate safely, operate openly with customer focus and operate with respect and integrity.

This is a permanent role situated on Sherwood Business Park in Annesley, Nottingham.

We are looking to recruit an experienced Quality Engineer to join our growing business. As a Quality Engineer you will coordinate both internal and external quality activities to ensure the accredited systems are maintained and function objectives are met.

This is an integral role that acts as the first point of contact for internal and external quality concerns. Drawing on your knowledge and experience, you will work to ensure customer’s specifications and requirements are met, whilst maintaining company standards.

Drive compliance to aerospace industry standards (AS9100, NADCAP) and maintain the Quality Management System (QMS), whilst embedding Best Practice through robust processes to control or minimise operating risks, and contribute to business continuous improvement.

 

Accountabilities:

  • To lead investigations such as PIR, 8D and NCR, and facilitate internal investigations using the appropriate quality tools
  • Manage non-conformance, taking appropriate action
  • Calibration control
  • Maintenance of work instructions & pro-formas including issuing updates and withdrawal of outdated instructions
  • Demonstrate an awareness of QMS and working with all internal and external stakeholders to support resolution of QMS issues
  • Compile training material and deliver to key stakeholders (internal and external)
  • Present material at internal business reviews to senior management team
  • Represent the Quality function at meetings where customers, supplier and business leaders are present
  • Lead audits & drive external NCRs to conclusion
  • Lead a key BPD (business plan deployment) objective working cross functionally representing the Quality function
  • Leads cross-functional improvement projects, influencing key stakeholders
  • Influences improvements to Quality KPI performance
  • Resolves customer issues through the robust application of problem resolution tools and methodologies

Required Skills & Attributes

  • Excellent communication skills, confident in liaising with colleagues to promote team working and to ensure a smooth flow of work.
  • Work effectively as part of a team and build effective working relationships at all levels of the business.
  • Proven experience managing complex projects and proactively resolve issues
  • Knowledge of practical experience working with RCA and Quality Tools
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite (Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Previous accountability for quality documents; including the creation, review and approval.
  • Auditing experience
  • Knowledge and experience working with ISO9001/AS 9100

 Salary & Benefits:

TST can offer a Competitive Salary based on experience and skills.

You will also be part of the TST culture which offers:

  • Private health care scheme:
  • Mental health support- including free counselling sessions
  • Dental; reimbursement of dental work from an annual allowance, option to pay to upgrade cover
  • Free eye tests and reimbursement on glasses from annual allowance.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Enhanced Holiday entitlement related to length of service.
  • Free on- site parking with electric vehicle charging points.
  • Opportunity to be a part of production related bonus scheme.
  • Day off work on your birthday.
  • Refer a friend reward scheme.

Diversity & Inclusion

Turbine Surface Technologies (TST) recognises that by building a culture of respect and appreciation, we give everyone who works here the opportunity to realise their full potential. We believe employee diversity is an asset to our business.  People of different age groups, backgrounds, genders and cultures, with a range of experiences and capabilities, help us understand and serve our customers and reach our business objectives.

Please note all candidates must be eligible to work in the UK, TST are currently unable to provide Visa sponsorship.

 

 

 

NADCAP Accredited
AS9100 Certified
ISO14001 Certified