Quality Engineer / Internal Auditor – Aerospace

  • Job Reference: N6030-565A
  • Date Posted: 9 October 2017
  • Location: Wimborne
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Anne Hartley
  • Email: info@gregory-martin.com
  • Telephone: 01252 710215

Job Description

Quality Engineer / Internal Auditor – Aerospace


Our client is a highly successful global aerospace company they are looking a Quality Engineer / Internal Auditor to be responsible for the companies audit compliance program, in order to ensure adherence to statutory, regulatory and customer requirements. Based in Wimborne, Dorset with some travel involved to supplier’s sites for external audits. 


As a Quality Engineer – Internal Auditor your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

Thorough understanding of AS/EN9100, AS/EN9110, TickIT Plus, DAOS, EASA Part -21 & EASA Part-145.

Degree qualified desirable.

Lead Auditor certification, Ideally AS9100/9110/9120 with experience in process auditing.

Proven Quality experience operating in AS/EN9100, AS/EN9110, TickIT Plus, DAOS, EASA Part-21 & EASA Part-145 environments.

Proven background in Quality Assurance and thorough understanding of Quality tools and techniques.

Professional conduct and good communication skills to influence both internally and externally.

Proven background in implementation of Quality Management Systems and associated business process improvements.

Quality Planning – ability to effectively implement Customer and regulatory requirements.

Excellent root cause analysis and corrective action understanding, including use of lean tools such as 8D.

Attention to detail and methodical approach.

Self-starter with a desire for problem solving and process improvement.


As a Quality Engineer – Internal Auditor your main responsibilities will involve:

Planning and execution of internal audit program to ensure adherence to AS/EN 9100, AS/EN9110, TickIT Plus, DAOS, EASA Part-21 & EASA Part-145 and associated Customer approvals.

Lead internal auditing training requirements.

Reviewing of First Article Inspections for compliance to internal processes and AS9102.

Drive non-conformance investigations and associated root cause analysis activities.

Management of Customer and regulatory audits and source inspection activities.

Quality metrics tracking to meet set targets, and implementation of Quality improvement initiatives.

Management of the Business Continuity Plan including the rollout of process improvements.

Generation and implementation Business Management System process.

Co-operate with management to meet the employer’s legal duties and take reasonable care of their own health and safety and that of others who may be affected by their acts or omissions.


Keywords:  Lead Auditor, Aerospace, TickIT Plus, EASA Part -21, EASA Part – 145, AS/EN9100, AS/EN9110, DAOS, Audits, Quality Engineer, Quality Assurance. Defence.


Quality Engineer / Internal Auditor – Aerospace 

Salary:  Competitive, plus excellent benefits

Location:  Wimborne Dorset