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Quality & Continuous Improvement Engineer

Leeds   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Degree educated
  • Travel required

About Our Client

FMCG Manufacturer

Job Description

  • Maintain, use and improve the Quality Management System

  • Write and revise SOPs, work instructions and Quality Management System documentation as necessary.

  • Own the NCR system, data and analysis. Use to drive behavioural change and reduce number and cost of NCRs

  • Investigate customer complaints and put in place corrective / preventative measures

  • Complete audits and monitor the consistency of outputs across the team

  • Maintain compliance with ISO9001:2000

  • Determine incoming goods inspection process and inspect incoming goods as required

  • Improve processes across the business to improve safety, quality, on time delivery and cost efficiency - make them Flow

  • Promote Continuous Improvement in all areas of the business (Operations and Support functions)

  • Instill World Class Manufacturing Philosophies (Lean and 6 Sigma tools and techniques)

  • Train and coach Managers, Team Leaders and other staff to drive improved quality performance and right first time culture

  • Carry out FMEAs and risk assessments

  • Track the benefits of improvements made

  • Track and reduce the cost of quality; target £100k benefit pa

  • Other duties as required.

The Successful Applicant

  • Quality Management / Systems

  • Process Improvement techniques (Process mapping, Root Cause analysis, Kaizen events)

  • Lean

  • Relevant degree

  • Train/coach/develop others

  • Minimum 2 years in relevant role

  • Good influencer; able to drive change.

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Prepared to travel and work at remote sites on regular basis

What's on Offer

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