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Quality Engineer - 2 Years FTC

Requisition ID:  97811
Business Unit:  AS Loughborough Polymer Seals (1110)

Loughborough, LEC, United Kingdom, LE12 9EQ

Joining our team means you’re helping to deliver our vision <> - keeping the world flying with one of over 73,000 Meggitt-equipped aircraft taking off every second of every day; protecting countless lives with our technology, keeping those who put their lives at risk safer and ensuring that the lights stay on for millions of people worldwide.

We will help shape your career and provide you with the right learning, development and growth opportunities; we’re working hard to create a High Performance Culture where we live our Values of Teamwork, Integrity and Excellence.


An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Quality Engineer to join our team during a significant site transformation project. As a Quality  Engineer, you will be responsible for ensuring compliance with internal, customer and regulatory requirements throughout this project.

Core Responsibilities

  • Plan and execute a detailed process and product audits.
  • Create quality plans, process specifications and procedures.
  • Non-Conformance reviews (RCCA, 5Y, 8D).
  • Plan and execute First & Last Articles.
  • Complete internal and customer quality transition requirements.
  • Support Aerospace regulatory site approvals, including NADCAP, AS9100, Part 21, Part 145.
  • Manage elements of the Zero Defect programme to improve RFT, reducing escapes and scrap.

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

To succeed in this role you’ll have proven quality engineer experience within an Aerospace/ Defence Manufacturing/engineering environment. You’ll have the ability to work independently and prioritise duties with minimal supervision, in order to meet deadlines whilst being results focused with a track record of delivery of Quality improvements.

You’ll also need:

  • Knowledge and experience of AS9100 Quality Systems.
  • Conversant with standards and specifications.
  • Certified Lead Auditor or equivalent experience in a related field Expert at Problem Solving ( 8D, A3).
  • Knowledge and experience in Advance Product quality Product (APQP) Lean Sigma Green Belt minimum – Preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to influence stakeholders at all levels.
  • Well-organised, detail-oriented, and able to multi-task
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook, and web browsers.

What We Offer

Meggitt is proud to offer a competitive total rewards framework designed with our colleagues' health, wealth and well-being in mind to help our employees balance successful careers.  Our competitive offer package will include:

  • Flexible working policies or the ability to accrue time off in lieu or for some roles to earn overtime.  
  • Early finish on Fridays.
  • Pension Scheme up to 10% company contribution.
  • Employee Assistance Program for Health & Wellbeing.
  • Employee Perkz – offering our employees discounts on a huge variety of goods and services.
  • Income Protection.
  • Employee Resource Groups.
  • Volunteering day off.

Meggitt is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and beliefs define who we are as a business. We strongly believe that building a culture of respect and appreciation, will give everyone the opportunity to recognise their full potential.  #LI-IB1

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