Technical Support and Quality Process Engineer 

  • Location:
    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary:
    c£45,000 / per annum D.O.E + Bonus 
  • Posted:
    1 month ago
  • Category:
    Engineering Jobs
  • Deadline:
    April 11, 2025

Express Recruitment are proud to be working with a European defence manufacturer who are one of the world leaders in their field. Due to continued growth and as part of a success planning strategy to success the current Head of Technical by 2026, this is a rare opportunity for an individual to join a thriving organisation that is offering a clear career development path.  

In return, you will receive a generous starting salary of up to £45,000 amongst a host of other benefits including matched pension up to 5%, annual bonus, salary sacrifice scheme, access to retailer discounts, flexible working and 12pm finishes on Friday.  

Due to the nature of the sector our client operates in, the successful candidate will be subject to a standard DBS check. Further to the nature of the role, a full UK driving licence and passport is required due to occasional travel commitments.  

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Provide ongoing technical engineering support to colleagues across all cross functional departments 
  • Carry out rigorous investigations into current technical processes and identify streamlining proposals 
  • Tackle complex technical issues with regards to manufacturing and quality and provide efficient problem-solving solutions  
  • Apply knowledge and expertise of continuous improvement methodologies and deploy across cross functional teams 
  • Gather technical requirements to produce detailed reports and verbally communicate findings  
  • Work closely with shop floor and design personnel to interpret diagrams and ensure geometric tolerances are being adhered to  
  • Identify cost effective solutions within current processes and display data to back up proposals  
  • Attend German parent plant when required to consult with key manufacturing personnel and update them on modified processes  
  • Report directly into Head of Technical and carry out projects when required 

Skills & Experience

  • Degree or formal qualification in relevant engineering discipline 
  • Experienced in light manufacturing environment highly desirable 
  • Possess expert knowledge in applied continuous improvement methodologies 
  • Demonstrable experience in defence industry sector advantageous 
  • Ability to read and interpret complex CAD drawings 
  • Experience working with calibration measuring equipment and working with tight tolerances essential 
  • Ability to communicate on all senior levels  
  • Full UK driving licence and valid passport   

About Express Recruitment

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Vacancy Summary

Hours: Full Time, Monday – Friday 

Salary: £45,000 per annum D.O.E + Bonus 

Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Job Type: Permanent  

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