Job vacancy - Quality Engineer

Position: Quality Engineer
Reference: HLacs1044
Location: Hailsham
Salary: Dependent on experience

The successful Quality Engineer will assist in continuous improvement activities including non-conformances and customer complaints/ returns.

This role involves;

  • Assist in continuous improvement activities including non-conformances and customer complaints/ returns
  • Ensuring a consistent/detailed approach using Root Cause Analysis

and Problem-Solving Tools such as 8D or 5Whys

  • Improving quality in line with customer expectations and industry


  • Carrying out inspection duties as and when necessary

To be successful in this role of Quality Engineer we would love to speak to anyone who has:

  • Experience in the use of Continuous Improvement tools and techniques
  • Structured, organised approach to work providing a consisted/detail approach to problem solving
  • Five years' experience working in a similar manufacturing environment and possess a good understanding of using Quality and Process management tools and methodology, including 5S/6S, flowcharts, VSM, Kaizen, Pareto, QCPC, 8D, Cause & Effect, Ishikawa, 5 whys etc
  • Using CMM or Faro Arm devices and a range of metrology equipment typically used in machine shop environments
  • Previous experience of working in vacuum science would be advantageous
  • Degree qualified Mechanical Engineer
  • Qualified to ONC/HNC level in Mechanical Engineering or Manufacturing or relevant Quality professional qualification

ACS are recruiting for a Quality Engineer. If you feel that you have the skills and experience required in this advertisement to be a Quality Engineer, please submit your CV including an outline of your experience as a Quality Engineer. It is always a good idea to include a covering letter outlining your experience as a Quality Engineer with your application as this will enhance your chances of selection and improve your prospects of landing the Quality Engineer role you desire.