Quality Engineer

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1384182

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Quality Engineer based in Belfast

Quality Engineer- QUA000921

About Us:

The Global Leader… in automated monitoring, protection and control instrumentation and related solutions in electric generation, transmission and distribution systems by exceeding customer expectations for world class quality, delivery, and product value. Qualitrol was originally founded in 1945 and has been a subsidiary of Fortive Corporation a leading global manufacturer competing effectively through a focused strategy leveraging product value, quality and customer service since 1986. Specialties Supplier of Instruments, Controls and Monitors Utilized in the Electric Utility Transmission and Distribution Industry


He/ she will be responsible of handling external and internal customer complaints, measuring and analyzing quality data, driving quality and process improvement using problem solving process (PSP) and other tools.                                         You will report to the Quality Manger and will drive continuous process improvement and reduce External and Internal DPM.

Quality Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Investigate, analyse and prioritise external Quality issues raised
  • Drive external quality improvement through Problem Solving Process (PSP) and by holding weekly external quality meeting with relevant departments
  • Investigate, analyse and prioritise internal Quality issues and implement solid countermeasures focusing on the critical few.
  • Develops and determines processes and process improvements for new and existing products.
  • Produce and continually review standard work instructions for manufacturing cells
  • Play an active role in NPI Projects, Cell Design and Product Test following the EC and toll gate process
  • Maintain ISO 9000-2015 certification and perform internal Audits
  • Drive automation, development of new methods, tooling and test systems to reduce cycle time and improve quality and productivity
  • Actively working with suppliers to improve Supplier Quality
  • Maintain work area in accordance with established housekeeping procedures to ensure a safe and clean work environment
  • Performs similar, comparable or any other reasonable duty as required


  • Third level qualification in an electrical or electronic engineering
  • Candidates with a lesser qualification and has 3 years’ relevant experience in Electrical or electronics’ field and a demonstrated commitment to personal development will also be considered
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Have some working knowledge of Quality Management Systems ISO 9001 or similar and performing internal and external audits would be of advantage
  • Ability to Interpret Electrical and mechanical drawings
  • Strong PC skills including MS office
  • Knowledge of electronic measurement techniques especially in power electronics and the analog signal domain would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of Lean tools and techniques would be advantageous
  • Experience of working in a manufacturing environment would be advantageous

Fortive Corporation Overview:

Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company, with a $6B portfolio of market-leading brands. We develop and deliver essential technology for the people who create, implement and accelerate progress. And we achieve this through our people. Our globally diverse team of 24,000 employees is united by a common culture rooted in Fortive Business System (FBS). Exceptional people thrive at Fortive because we build extraordinary teams for extraordinary results. We recruit, develop and retain the best talent available. We shape the future. We innovate to fuel our customers’ success, building better businesses and propelling progress. We are driven to do better. We emphasize continuous improvement and nonstop learning. We are team-oriented. We work together, and we win together. We create an environment based on integrity and action, not politics and bureaucracy.

Organization: Qualitrol Company

Job: Quality

Primary Location: Europe-United Kingdom-NIR-Belfast

Schedule: Full-time

To apply please  click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website 

Closing date Wednesday 23rd  January 2018.