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Quality Engineer

Quality Engineer

Job Title: Quality Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Witney
Industry: Engineering
Reference: SP10012023_1673361334
Contact Name: Stephen Prior
Contact Email:
Job Published: 10 January 2023
Job Description

Position: QA Engineer (FTC)

Location: West Oxfordshire

Salary: Negotiable (Depending on Experience)

Hours: Monday - Thursday 08:30 - 17:00

Friday 08:30 - 16:00

Company Overview:

A family run business based in West Oxfordshire, also internationally established has consistently been improving since 1963. As an Independent provider of hydraulic accessories, my client has a global network of expertise, quality standards and customer focus. This enables them to meet with the markets strict requirements and offer support in developing your tailored solution.

Main Duties:

As a QA Engineer, you will be a key resource within our Quality Team. Reporting to the Quality Supervisor.

  • Carry out patrol inspection of Production Manufacturing and Assembly areas.
  • Verify Goods-In material certification & compile stainless steel certification packs.
  • To assist with any Quality Control issues that may arise in Goods-In or Production.
  • To oversee and maintain calibration of measurement equipment across all sites.
  • To assist with goods-in inspection.
  • Management may, from time to time, require you to carry out tasks in addition to your normal duties, provided these tasks are both reasonable and within your capabilities.


  • Proactive approach to work
  • Knowledge of quality procedures including current ISO Standards
  • Numeracy and Literacy
  • Ability to follow detailed instructions
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Ability to work under own initiative and as part of a team
  • Computer literate
  • Driving licence

Desirable Skills:

  • Have used SAP or other similar ERP systems.
  • Shadowgraph/ CMM / Formtracer / Contracer / Surface tester experience.
  • Knowledge of Hydraulic Products.

Essential Requirements:

  • Proven experience of working within an inspection or production environment.
  • Ability to use standard metrology equipment in the correct application, including but not limited to: Calipers, Bore Micrometers, Height Gauge, Surface Plate, Indicators, Pin and Ball Gauges.
  • Experience with administration work and using Microsoft Office / PDF software.
  • Calibration Management experience.
  • Ability to read and comprehend Engineering drawings.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Keen eye for detail.

For more information regarding this position, please contact Stephen Prior on or 07749 496236.

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