QA Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Nuclear Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    c£40/hr Umbrella

  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months+

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QA Engineer - Reading - Duration 12 months - Rate c£40/hr Umb
Key Words / skills: QA Engineer, Quality, Nuclear, ISO9001, CSCS, Construction, OCCMS, SC Cleared, Security Clearance.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side Cavendish Nuclear in order to recruit a QA Engineer / Quality Engineer to work on a 12 month contract at Aldermaston Reading.
As a QA Engineer / Quality Engineer your duties and responsibilities will include:
Developing and implementing site quality arrangements.
Proactively supporting and advising on all aspects of quality on site, including risks and issues.
Developing and maintaining excellent relationships with both internal and external Customers.
As required, ensuring quality requirements are defined and implemented as part of the site induction and training process.
Establishing effective communication channels with Customers (internal and external) and Suppliers.
Developing and implementing appropriate auditing arrangements associated with site activities, both internally and externally (e.g. Suppliers).
Ensuring any site quality non conformances / issues are managed and closed out.
Ensuring Supplier quality arrangements are reviewed and approved / acceptance in accordance with site / project requirements, including Customer approvals.
Monitoring progress against the site quality arrangements, identifying areas of concern to the overall project and where necessary escalate to Line Management.
Liaising with Customers to understand their requirements / expectations for quality assurance, quality control and inspection.
Review of enquiry, tender and contract documentation with respect to customers’ quality requirements and contract specifications, identifying any site specific requirements which fall outside the company quality system.
Undertake quality planning, including the preparation of the site quality documentation and as required the writing of site specific procedures / local
working instructions. The inclusion of health, safety and environment aspects should be considered in drafting the site quality documentation.
Liaison with site subcontractors and suppliers to ensure that the quality and specification requirements are understood.
Review of purchase requisitions / purchase orders for quality requirements input.
Participation in site / project meetings and contract review / handover meetings.
Ensuring the requirements for site lifetime records are clearly identified and that such records are prepared and maintained, including all relevant review and approval activities, concurrently with site activities.
Carrying out supplier assessments.
Carry out oversight surveillance of installation, testing and commissioning activities in line with site Inspection & Test Plans and associated completions check sheets.

You will be an experienced QA Engineer / Quality Engineer.
Must have a CSCS card.
Must have Nuclear experience.
Good working knowledge of the Nuclear industry and Nuclear License Conditions.
Good working knowledge of all relevant regulations and legislation.
Good working knowledge of the Customers quality requirements
Good working knowledge and application of ISO 9001.
Knowledge of site construction completions systems e.g. OCCMS.
Knowledge of Configuration Management Practices.

To discuss these vacancies please contact: James Walker or Mike Kelly 

Wilde Recruitment Ltd operates as both an employment business and agency. If your application is for a position based in the UK or EU, under European Employment Law you MUST be eligible to live and work there.
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.
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