10th September 2022
Burnley, Cumbria
Job Type
7:45am - 5pm Mon-Thurs 7:45am-1pm on Fridays
Pay Rate
£45,000 per year


We are working alongside a leading Engineering Company in Burnley specialising in the Automotive industry.
Due to company expansion, they are now looking to recruit a Senior Quality Assurance Engineer to join their team.

Role Objective:

The role of a Senior Quality Assurance Engineer is to ensure all systems meet the requirements of ISO9001 and IATF 16949 Quality Management standards.

You will be responsible for ensuring effective implementation of the Management systems across all areas of the business, through awareness, training, coaching, and auditing.

You will ensure that all customer specific requirements are built into the management system and implemented throughout the business.

You will be responsible for driving adherence to the business management system through leading our internal audit programme, developing the internal audit team, supporting the non-conformity closure, and providing training and coaching business wide.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Ensure full integration and implementation of ISO9001, IATF 16949, ISO14001, and ISO145001
  • Ensure training is provided to all personnel on specific processes and procedures, and training records are maintained
  • Write / Update processes and procedures
  • Ensure the BMS is maintained to always meet any new requirements from our standards
  • Ensure any new or changes customer specific requirements are reviewed and effectively built into the BMS


People Skills

  • Motivate and coach the wider team to operational success
  • Monitor the completion of tasks and ensure good performance and record on appropriate systems
  • Consistently promote high standards through personal example and roll out through the team so that each member of the team understands the standards and behaviours expected of them
  • Review, implement and update company records e.g., training matrices, performance reviews, risk assessments
  • Lead the team in new product and process introduction
  • Responsible for training out of new or changed processes with documentation in place and records of training conducted and effectiveness validated


Relationship Management

  • Liaise and communicate with other departments, customers, suppliers, and other service providers when required
  • Be an effective team member, working with supervisor and colleagues to ensure smooth workflow with maximum output
  • Supervise sub-contractors



  • Comply with the Health, Safety and Environmental Policies
  • Assertive, resilient and welcomes change
  • Engages interest and participation of others and has a collaborative approach to working together
  • Actively committed to team’s development
  • Is optimistic and self-aware
  • Shows moral courage, openness, and honesty in all dealings
  • Self-motivated, flexible, proactive, and committed
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent Attention to detail


Skills and Attributes

  • Can implement processes and procedures effectively in line with our standards
  • Independently determines approach and assigns tasks, with effective project management skills
  • Understanding manufacturing processes
  • Understanding engineering, scientific and other technical information
  • Strong problem-solving skills and logical approach
  • Understand lean manufacturing
  • Ability to work in a diverse and dynamic environment
  • Planning and prioritising activities
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Ability to present data effectively
  • Understanding of Health and Safety practices
  • Team working skills
  • Analytical skills
  • PC skills
  • Exercise’s latitude and technical judgement in deciding work methods
  • Ability to train the work group and lead teams within the work group
  • Ability to manage group to achieve goals within budget
  • Good understanding of customer expectations and deliverables with an awareness of the impact of failure/cost of poor quality


7:45am - 5pm Mon-Thurs 7:45am-1pm on Fridays


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