Quality Engineer

Reference 2024-17217

Non fixed term

Avonmouth, Bristol

Q - QUALITY & INSPECTION

Experienced

Your missions

Framatome is owned by the EDF Group (75.5%), Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI – 19.5%) and Assystem (5%).

In the UK we are currently over 300 strong and our plans are to grow to 400-500 by 2025 through the development our UK nuclear service offerings.

Due to our ongoing growth, we are recruiting for a Quality Engineer to join our Quality Team on a permanent contract.

The Quality Engineer will be responsible for the following:

• Ensure compliance to the Quality Management Systems, policies and procedures to assure continuing compliance to ISO 9001 standards.
• Liaise with internal and external customers on Quality concerns.
• Coordinate monthly review and reporting of progress against the annual quality improvement plans.
• Ensure compliance to the contract quality assurance plan / General Quality Assurance Specifications
• Undertake project work in support of quality department, on topics such as: problem solving, investigation reporting, audit and governance programmes etc.
• Prepare/review/approve/maintain project quality documentation such as: Quality Plan/Manual, Technical Procedure writing (NDT, Dimensional, Cleanliness), ITP, process procedures and instruction writing.
• Raising internal/external NCRs, formal Technical queries (RFIs) and Field Change Requests where ever required.
• Development, support, and maintenance of the project quality deliverables in line with project schedules. (These include LTQR / QRC / Review and update of records following client comments).
• Act as in-house council to provide guidance and solutions to internal functions on Quality matters.
• Ensure compliance to customer and product specifications through rigorous inspections – regular Client liaison.
• Monitor of inspection activities
• Monitor sub-contractors for the workshop
• Approving incoming materials by confirming specifications; rejecting and returning unacceptable materials and reviewing material certification and ensuring vigilance to CFSI requirements / Goods in/Out Procedure.
• Approving in-process production by confirming specifications; conducting visual and measurement tests; ensuring correct documentation is distributed and communicating required adjustments to production supervisor,
• Approving finished products by confirming specifications; conducting visual and measurement tests; returning products for rework; confirming rework,
• Dealing with document inspection results by completing reports and logs; summarizing rework and waste
• Review and compile all Quality records required per product.
• Keeping measurement equipment (calibrated items) in working condition by following operating instructions; calling for repairs
• Maintaining a safe and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations,

• Accomplishing quality and organising jobs by completing related results as needed
• Exchanging with the internal/client quality inspector etc

You are

To be considered the following qualifications, experience and skills are essential:

HNC (or equivalent) Engineering discipline
Multi discipline Non-destructive testing training
Visual Weld Inspection – Welding Institute Course
Responsible welding co-ordinator (desirable)
NVQ Level 3 Leadership & Management (desirable).
ISO:9001:2015 Internal Auditor
ISO9001:2015 Lead Auditor
CSCS Managers and Professionals Test
Lean or Six Sigma (desirable)
HPC Site Induction (desirable)
 Chartered Quality status
 Knowledge of Quality tools and systems e.g. Six Sigma, Lean, EFQA etc.
Proven relevant experience as a QA Engineer
A good understanding of FIDIC and or NEC3 contracts.
A good working knowledge of Project Management protocols and standards
Experience of managing multiple projects at one time at differing stages
Experience of developing and implementing processes and procedures.
Lead auditor experience
Experience leading investigations / problem solving
High level of competence in MS Office products
Sound welding knowledge
Knowledge in fabrication
Knowledge in installations
Previous experience of working in a multinational team would be beneficial
Previous experience in a highly regulated industry advantageous
Knowledge of ISO 14000 and ISO 45001

Additional information


Specialization: Q1 - Surveillance & Inspection

Level of education (all) Master

Place: United Kingdom, Bristol, Avonmouth

Employment level: Non cadre