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Quality Engineer Full Time

at James Newbury Appointments London in London (Published at 07-04-2022)

If you are into all things aerospace, aeroplanes, engineering and parts and love the idea of getting into supplies and purchasing, we have a lovely opportunity for you as a Quality Engineer - and the hours can be flexible to suit you, as long as they are spread over Mon-Friday.

Our client. based just outside of Luton, Beds, is looking for a Quality Engineer t to join their team asap for a 12 month maternity contract cover. Due to location, you do need to have access to transport to get there.


  • 28 Days holiday per year (including bank holidays) (holidays will be pro rata dependant on hours worked)
  • Pension scheme
  • free parking
  • early Friday finish on occasion

Salary: £26,000 pro rata dependant on hours worked

Hours: Mon - Fri 37.5hrs per week (early finish Friday) but these can be flexible. The present individual does 25 hours per week

Our client, an American owned technology company, operates as a value-added distributor of electronic, electro-mechanical components and assemblies for the aerospace industry and they hold both AS9100 and 9120 accreditations.

They stock tens of million components and work with and support a network of global suppliers and companies. They are looking for ideally someone with aerospace or parts engineering sector experience, to join them eg motor-trade experience would be potentially suitable where you have QI experience and knowledge to manage the UK?s QMS, reporting to Director of Manufacturing and Quality (US based) and local management.

Duties will Include:

  • Developing, implementing and maintaining the Quality Management Systems
  • Conducting Internal / External / Product and Process audits.
  • Liaising with Customers and Suppliers in terms of performance and issues raised resolving and enhancing performance for all stakeholders
  • Looking at ways of Quality Improvement projects.
  • Compiling First Article Inspection Reports (FAIR?s).
  • Raising and Processing CAR?s through to completion.
  • Problem Solving

Key Requirements:

  • 3 or more years? experience within a Quality Department preferred.
  • Problem Solving Skills.
  • Mechanical drawing knowledge
  • Understanding and Auditing Skills.
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • AS9100 / AS9120 (aerospace related accreditation) understanding preferable although not essential.
  • problem solving, NPI skills preferable although not essential.
  • a great team player
  • diligent and organised

So if you are a person that is not sure if this is for you but you have experience of working in such roles as Quality Development, QMS Engineer, Quality Coordinator, Quality Supervisor, Quality Assurance, Quality engineer, QA
Manager, Continuous Improvement, Improvement Manager, Internal Quality engineer, Quality Overseer, you will also be considered for this position.

Please send your CV to James Newbury Appointments for review. If you do not hear back within5 working days, unfortunately, you have not been shortlisted on this occasion but we would like to think you for your application and wish you well in your search.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Fixed term contract
Contract length: 12 months

Salary: £24,000.00-£26,000.00 per year


  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Flexible schedule
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay


  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

COVID-19 considerations:
All Covid regs are adhered too

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Barton-le-Clay: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Application question(s):

  • Do you have quality assurance experience in a parts / engineering type environment?
  • Do you have excellent English verbal and written skills?
  • Are you experienced of dealing with suppliers/vendors?
  • Do you have AS9100 / AS9120 accreditation experience?
  • Are you available for a 12 month maternity cover contract?
  • Do you have the ability to commute to the location as it is not on a public transport route?


  • Quality assurance: 1 year (preferred)

Work authorisation:

  • United Kingdom (required)

Application deadline: 11/04/2022
Reference ID: jna774

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