Quality Engineer

Location UK / Antrim

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary See description

Updated 7 days ago

Reference 1360312

 Job Description

Quality Engineer Leading Manufacturing/Engineering company Excellent salary + benefits Greater Belfast Recent Graduates considered



CMB Recruitment has been retained to recruit a Quality Engineer for one of Ireland’s leading Engineering & Manufacturing businesses with a global reach.

The company is based in Greater Belfast and is about to open an additional manufacturing facility.

Reporting to the Assistant Quality Manager the Quality Engineer will be responsible for supporting the Quality Assurance team in achieving its Quality goals and objectives.

Applications from recent Engineering graduates will also be considered.





  • Ensure that all products and processes achieve the desired quality, safety, efficiency and reliability levels

  • External and internal defect review, analysis, reporting and improvement

  • Maintain customer relationship via ongoing liaison, support and complaint resolution

  • Facilitate timely response to open customer issues, ensure internal and external documentation is produced and maintained in response

  • Perform follow up work on corrective actions, including documentation of corrective procedures

  • Support continuous improvement activities e.g. 8D reviews, corrective action plans, Kaizen events

  • Provide technical and problem- solving advice regarding materials and production systems

  • Supplier/sub-contractor management (certification, audits, performance management)

  • Works closely with QA team and internal customers to maintain ISO compliance standards

  • Preparation of inspection plans, quality standards and creation of CMM programs

  • Statistical analysis of product characteristics

  • Keep management informed of customer / subcontractor requirements and expectations

  • Support new product launches, including preparation of PPAP documentation

  • Travel to customer and subcontractor facilities as required

  • Ensure compliance with the Company health, safety and environmental policies and management systems






  • Third level qualification in an engineering/ technical discipline. Candidates with a lesser qualification, significant relevant experience and a demonstrated commitment to personal development will also be considered

  • IT literate, and proficient in the use of MS Excel

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

  • Excellent presentation and negotiation skills

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously whilst maintaining a high level of accuracy 

  • Ability to work effectively on own initiative and effectively contribute within a team environment

  • Ability to see activities through to completion





  • Knowledge of quality management systems

  • Knowledge of PFMEA, control plans and measurement system analysis

  • Experience of statistical process control

  • Experience in the application of problem solving techniques

  • Experience within a manufacturing and/or customer-facing environment

  • Second European language






    The position offers a competitive salary which is negotiable depending on experience. The client also offers an exceptional pension scheme and the benefits include but are not limited to:

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous employer pension contributions
  • A health cash plan
  • Discount scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Service-related holidays
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Free car parking
  • Learning and Development opportunities and support
  • Ride to work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Service awards


Please email your CV using the link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion contact Colin at CMB Recruitment.

CMB Recruitment Belfast is working on behalf of the Client as a Recruitment Agency for this position.