Quality Engineer- Sligo | Collins McNicholas

Quality Engineer- Sligo

  • Reference: SJ44478
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Leitrim, Roscommon, Sligo
  • Category: Engineering, Technical & Manufacturing

Our client, a leading manufacturing company in Sligo, is looking to hire a Quality Engineer.


  • Maintain relevant Quality accreditation (currently ISO 9000).
  • Ensure plant adherence to and improvement of Quality system requirements and procedures.
  • Conduct internal and external audits.
  • Liaise with supplier and customers on a day to day quality issues and provide timely responses.
  • Lead and participate in problem solving teams.
  • Assist in the completion of corrective action reports in conjunction with the senior management and other relevant personnel in a timely manner.
  • Lead and participate in continuous improvement programme with clear and measurable objectives.
  • Measuring and analysing processes, parts, trends and performance to reduce potential issues and completing root cause analysis.
  • Prioritise the work involved to give the best return based on company targets.
  • Maintain the Calibration & Document Control systems.
  • Support New Product Introductions.
  • Manage the Quarantine Area with timely dispositions and ensure these dispositions are carried out.
  • Assist in the technical training of the personnel where appropriate.
  • Promoting a teamwork culture within the facility.
  • Ensure all relevant documentation is filled out as per company procedures.
  • Maintain and promote high standards in health and safety and housekeeping.


  • Engineering Degree /diploma or Equivalent: Polymers or related discipline.
  • Good working knowledge of Quality System Requirements within a high volume manufacturing environment (preferably in a quality related role).
  • Knowledgeable in Lean manufacturing, Six Sigma and/or other statistical process improvement techniques.
  • Possess a good understanding and application of, quality PSW/PPAP/APQP, lean principles and problem solving techniques.
  • Computer literate e.g. MS Project, Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Demonstrate a track record of supporting improvement projects by providing creative approach to problem solving.
  • A knowledge of the injection moulding process.

For a confidential discussion please contact Mark Whelan on 071 914 2411 or email mark.whelan@collinsmcnicholas.ie,

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