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Technical Engineer

£30000 - £35000 per annum
Technical Engineer

Due to an increase in business, our client, who are a specialist engineering company operating within the aerospace, satellite, defence, motor sport and medical industries sector are looking for a Technical Engineer.

Competitive Salary offered depending upon experience.

This Technical Engineer role is part of the Engineering Team reporting directly to the General Manager.

Responsibilities of a Technical Engineer: 

You will have, but not limited to, the following responsibilities;
  • Consulting with management, individual departments, and staff with regards to specification compliance and special processes compliance.
  • Consulting with the Quality Manager, to ensure compliance to ISO9001 and NADCAP. Identifying root cause and corrective actions to answer both internal and external non-conformances.
  • Consulting with clients and prime customers, to ensure compliance to requirements, identifying gaps or non-conformances and required concessions.
  • Consulting with clients and prime customers, to amend internal process and data cards to meet specific operating demands or to bring the specification in to compliance with the latest regulatory surface treatment processes.
  • Advising clients and prime customers on the most appropriate processing to meet their requirements.
  • Consulting with certification bodies to ensure the retention and continued compliance with ISO9001, NADCAP and prime customer approvals.
  • Identifying non-conformances, gaps and corrective actions using Process Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (PFMEA). Then, if required consulting with clients and prime customers, to ensure compliance to requirements and required concessions.
  • Occasional absence cover for team members to cover holidays and sickness. The generation of process data cards to meet specific client and specification requirements.
  • Working alongside the Quality Manager to resolve technical issues.
Requirements of a Technical Engineer:
  • Degree in Chemistry, Engineering or Applied Sciences.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Minimum of 5 years in a similar role.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Special Processes.
  • It is essential you have a full understanding of Anodising, Electroplating, Electroless coatings, Conversion Coatings, Primers and Paints.
  • You must have a thorough understanding of NADCAP and ISO9001.
  • You will complete a series of exams, as part of the role, to hold certain customer approvals. The above skills are necessary to help you pass the assessment criteria and exams.
  • Working knowledge of FMEA principles.
  • Effective Time Management.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Able to work alone and as part of a team.
Advantageous for this Technical Engineer role:
  • An understanding of Non-Destructive Testing would be desirable but not essential.
  • A working understanding of data card generation and Rolls Royce specifications would be extremely advantageous. As would previously holding Rolls Royce delegated approval status.
If this Technical Engineer Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Engineering Jobs in Harlow please contact Liam Reddy at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.