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Quality Assurance Engineer

As the world leader in metal packaging technology, CMBE part of Crown designs and manufactures a wide range of innovative and sustainable metal packaging solutions. Our customers are some of the world’s largest and most-respected companies.

About this opportunity

CarnaudMetalbox Engineering - Permanent   - QA Engineer

Your work environment : Based in 1 x Perm Shipley 1 X 9 month FTC / 2 X Perm Wortley 

The Candidate

As an ideal candidate you will have knowledge facilitating business functions to ensure they operate in ways which meet the needs of the business and achieve its ‘Quality Commitment / Policy’ having previous experience working in a Quality environment.  You will be professional in your approach, organised and capable of prioritising your own workload.  In addition, you will have a flexible style and be skilful in communicating appropriately and confidently with internal and external stakeholders at all levels.

Role Overview

Your primary responsibilities will involve promotion of ‘Total Quality’ ethos and quality improvements within all aspects of the business.  Acting as the voice of the customer to ensure process owners are responsible for their quality performance.  Implementing actions that reduce the impact of poor quality.  Supporting all departments re – continuous development.  Investigating of internal manufacturing / assembly non-conformances using 8D.  Facilitating of daily non-conformance review meetings.  Resolution of customer complaints.

Knowledge & Skills

You will have an organised approach coupled with a detailed working knowledge of mechanical engineering practices.  Possess sound working knowledge of engineering production techniques, e.g. machining, fabrication, welding, casting have a good understanding of materials and heat treatment practices, good working knowledge of IT systems including IBS and JDE, Quality and Lean manufacturing tools, ISO 9001.


You will hold a minimum of an HND/NVQ level 3 qualification in an Engineering or equivalent level 3 qualification in Quality or have time served experience in Engineering Quality roles and have ideally gained formal Quality training e.g. CQI & IRCA.  Experience of working in a manufacturing environment.  Ideally, Internal/External auditing experience.

Package and further details

Commencing at Grade C13 which currently equates to £32,787 up to C15 £35879.00 after 3 years service increasing on an incremental scale plus standard annual salary increase. Discretionary annual bonus scheme up to 2.2K, Westfield Heath level 2, Pension scheme up to 9% employer contribution, 25 days holiday plus statutory holidays.  37.5 hours per week.

What CMBE can offer you? 

The opportunity to build a career in a multi-cultural environment, to be rewarded fairly and promoted based on merit and performance.  Professional and personal development through training and work experiences, strong engagement and commitment to the safety of our employees. 

Join us and become part of an international team of professionals who are passionate about precision engineering, can making machinery and sustainable packaging.  

Equal opportunity 

CMBE is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, age, disability, religion, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. 

Quality Assurance Engineer

Requisition ID:  463

Shipley, GB, BD17 7AY

Functional Area:  Quality
Experience Level:  Experienced professional
Type of Contract:  Permanent

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