Aerospace Quality Engineer Bristol

  • £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, EAP, DIS, 25 AL + BH
  • Bristol

Is a build-to-print manufacturer of complex machined, treated, and assembled components. The company specialises in airframe, wing and landing gear detail parts as well as speed shop services for spares and AOG requirements. Is the leading in complex thread components and metallic sheeting, They're a tier 2 company which is also associated in a company group which is tier 1. They've been in the aerospace division for over 86 years and in the last 5 years have double their revenue. This is a company which as it grows, so do you. With that being said core values are what drive this company. Making sure targets are met, good work environment, employee benefit, all some of the things which make it enjoyable to work here.

Main responsibilities:

  • Provide pre and post audit support to the AS9100 Rev D surveillance and re-certification audits, to ensure that accreditation is achieved and maintained.
  • Support and co-ordinate customer and other regulatory audits (NADCAP, ISO14001 etc).
  • Audit the effectiveness of the AQMS processes and procedures, against the requirements of the AS9100 Rev D standard, and in line with the Internal Audit Plan.
  • Source and use data and information to record quality performance and identify repeat non-conformities.
  • Manage the NCR process by completing structured, team based, root cause analysis and developing effective corrective actions.
  • Provide guidance and support to the owners of corrective actions as required to ensure they are closed out in a timely manner.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify and address Quality issues.
  • Support continuous improvement to ensure the manufacture of high-quality products.
  • Support Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) projects through team attendance and contributing to the development of the FMEA and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP).
  • Deliver timely and accurate Quality Plans and Control Plans.
  • Facilitate the accurate and timely completion and review of First Article Inspection Reports (FAIR's) in line with the AS9102 Revision C standard.
  • Accurately and efficiently complete contract review documentation.
  • Develop, implement, and maintain AQMS documentation (forms, Procedures, Work Instructions etc) in line with the requirements of the business and of the AS9100 Revision D standard.
  • Facilitate effective and timely Problem Solving and identify effective actions to correct them.
  • Apply effective project management to implement improvement projects.
  • Provide support for the effective and timely introduction of new products.
  • Monitor the entire production cycle to proactively identify potential malfunctions and mitigation's.
  • Perform or facilitate Inspections to products, materials, parts, and special processes

What we are looking for:


  • Firsthand experience gained in a Quality Engineering role.
  • Experience of working in a low volume high quality machining and engineering business.
  • Firsthand experience of working with Aerospace Quality Management Systems (AQMS) and methodologies.
  • First class communications internally and externally at all levels.
  • In-depth understanding of technical documentation.
  • Familiarity with data collection and analysis.
  • Considerable attention to detail.
  • Problem-solving abilities.
  • Good analytical skills.

Your Benefits:

  • 25 Days A/L + BH
  • Company pension [3-month auto enrolment] salary sacrifice optional
  • DIS benefit [after 12 months]
  • Health Cash Plan (Simply Health) [after 6 months]
  • Cycle to work scheme [after probation
  • EV scheme [After 12 months]
  • Employee Referral (refer a friend scheme)
  • Enhanced family friendly benefits [stat qualifying periods apply]
  • EAP

If interested, hit APPLY today or contact Henry O'Brien on 07515 574 256.

Henry O'Brien Recruitment Consultant

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