Quality Engineer

Location Glasgow
Job type: Temporary
Contact name: Gail Hodgson

Contact email: gail@superior-recruitment.com
Published: about 2 months ago

​Superior Recruitment Group are looking for an experienced Quality Engineer on behalf of our client based in Glasgow. This is a 6 month fixed term contract.

Purpose of role

To support the Quality department’s activities in the delivery of product to clients, including ensuring all required certification is obtained and submitted. To help in maintaining the QMS by participating in audits both internal and external and related improvement activities.

Key responsibilities

  • Preparation of Quality Plans, Inspection & Test Plans and other quality related documentation, as required by Project Specifications

  • Ensure suppliers are aware of all Quality requirements for the product they are supplying and implement those requirements

  • Carry out inspections and audits at suppliers premises to allow progress and release of product

  • Liaise with customers in Quality related activities

  • Assist in the supplier selection and management process

  • Assist in the management and resolution of non-conformance from suppliers, where applicable

  • Review material certification, test reports and other documents pertaining to the quality of product and collating all required documents for submission to client

  • Goods Inwards, in process and final inspection of product in the workshop

  • In addition, you will carry out any other duties that reasonably and naturally fall within your role and which the Company deems you too.


  • You will demonstrate a personal commitment to Health, Safety, Quality and the Environment.

  • You will apply Company and where appropriate, the group and / or Client’s Health, Safety, Quality and Environment Policies and Procedures.

  • Maintain and embrace ownership of Company policies and procedures, and ensure that all HSEQ and Operational procedures as identified in the Company HSEQ Manuals are adhered to at all times.

Working with others

  • You will work cooperatively with others and provide support to all colleagues to achieve identified shared business goals through effective teamwork.

  • You will communicate openly with others in the organisation, exchanging progress information freely.

  • You will propose and agree ways to improve tasks, ensuring interpersonal relationships are effective and support business objectives.

  • At all times, you will carry out your duties ethically, lawfully and respectfully

Customer Interface

  • All roles in the Company contribute to a successful and profitable relationship with our customers.

  • You must have a thorough understanding of how your role contributes to the service our customers receive and, as a result, will appreciate the importance of adopting a professional approach at all times in carrying out your duties.

Financial Awareness

  • You will carry out your duties in accordance with the Company’s Policies in respect of good financial practices, ensuring all spend is necessary to achieve the organisation’s objectives and is properly approved.

  • You will understand how costs impact on profitability to ensure you’re able to contribute to the business’s positive financial performance.

Skills and Experience

  • Experience of quality in a manufacturing environment

  • Competent in Microsoft applications

  • Good communication and organisational skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Good time management skills – can multi-task and time conscious to ensure jobs are completed accurately and on time

  • Qualification in an Engineering or Quality discipline

  • Microsoft packages

 For more information and to apply, please submit your up to date CV and our specialist team will be in touch as soon as possible.