Quality Engineer

Time added: 03.05.2019

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Hours: Monday to Friday 08:00-17:00 (40 hours)


  • Free parking
  • Generous pension
  • 28 days annual leave (incl. bank holidays)

Job Purpose

  • To inspect and pressure test new Bladders dealing with any issues found raising NCR’s as necessary
  • To inspect Machined, Fabricated, Electrical and Composite parts purchased or manufactured in house
  • To conduct Quality and process spot checks within the Engineering Workshop, Moulding & Final Assembly departments as required
  • To manage destructive testing on Raw Material samples as required following detailed work instructions
  • To prepare Inspection reports and collate paperwork for customer reporting as required
  • To conduct internal and supplier audits as required
  • To assist with the investigation of root cause as and when required
  • To assist with the writing of processes, work instructions and procedures as required
  • To assess customer returned Bladders before repair or recertification
  • To work with the rest of the Quality team to deliver Continual Improvement across the department

Main Duties

  • Work with the rest of the Quality department to ensure that all production areas Quality Control requirements are supported
  • Work with the Stores team to support their needs, prioritising the processing of Goods In inspection in line with schedule requirements
  • Using hand metrology equipment to Quality Control parts
  • Using CMM machines to measure and report on parts
  • To produce control plans
  • To assist the Production Engineering team with testing and process development as required
  • Produce inspection reports on items requiring First Article Inspection
  • Supporting the Inspection of parts in all departments in process and before despatch
  • Conducting pressure tests on Bladders and Fabricated parts
  • Deal with the processing of Internal and Supplier rejects including the use of 5 Whys and 8D reporting where required
  • Escalating issues found to the correct party in a timely manner

Responsibilities & Competencies

  • Must have strong mechanical understanding
  • Process driven
  • Promote Continual Improvement throughout the business
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Ownership of tasks from start to finish
  • Must have strong attention to detail
  • Ability to manage workload
  • Ability to make quick, fully justified decisions
  • Be able to use their initiative to keep all processes moving


  • Quality Control: 1 year (Required)

We do not accept applications through recruitment agencies.
ATL do not offer Tier 2 Sponsorship. Applicants must have a right to work in the UK prior to application.
If you require any reasonable adjustments to be made during the application process, please get in contact with us either via email or telephone.

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