Quality Engineer

Quality Engineer

Location Motherwell
Volvo Construction Equipment

Our world is a world of change.

Our organization is built by people and great teamwork. We are a truly global company, and we believe in the advantage of diversity and together we create a workplace that brings the best out of everyone.

We believe in a sustainable future and with the global construction industry as our arena, we work together with our customers to turn this belief into reality for people everywhere. That is our purpose, and we live and breathe it, every day.

Do you want to support us in building the world we want to live in?

Then join our team in Motherwell as a Quality Engineer where you will support internal and external quality concerns by identifying the root cause and instigating permanent corrective actions. You will be key in continuing to promote our strong quality culture towards customer satisfaction, continuous improvement, and supplier development.

A bit more about your dream job role:
  • Execute our Quality processes and procedures ensuring corrective and preventative actions are completed and evidence recorded.
  • Participate in the Daily Operations Meeting, taking ownership of problems assigned to the Quality function for resolution.
  • Progress customer concerns internally in a proactive manner and participate in the problem-solving process to eliminate repeat concessions.
  • Support the development of required standards, implementation of standards and assistance in determining best practices for the company.
  • Routinely evaluate our suppliers against pre-defined criteria, and record assessments.
  • Ensure that corrective and preventive actions taken in relation to non-conformances in the IMS system.
  • Support the updating and maintaining the IMS system.
  • Participate in internal and external audits, taking account of outcomes from audit processes and working to implement solutions where gaps are identified.

You will bring:
  • HND/Degree in Engineering or relevant work-based experience
  • A recognised qualification in internal auditing
  • A recognised lean qualification such as Black Belt, Green Belt or Lean Six Sigma, or equivalent workplace experience of utilizing lean principles and methodologies
  • Experience in heavy engineering environment with the ability to demonstrate high level awareness of issues surrounding quality performance
  • Comprehensive knowledge of quality principles, concepts, theories and practices in a manufacturing/heavy engineering environment
  • Strong problem-solving analysis, judgement and decision making for complex problems, using root cause analysis tools
  • Competent IT Skills including Microsoft Office.
  • Passion for Safety and Quality
  • Excellent communication skills in verbal, written and presentation format
  • Ability to work independent and as a collaborative team player
  • Committed to continuous improvement
  • Data Accuracy with an eye for detail

Our values are Trust, Passion, Change, Performance and Customer Success.

It is only together we can create great business. We are sure, and you should be as well; it is together we will make this world a better place. If you have great capability for engineering, continuous improvement and engaging others then we are certain that you would be a great asset to our team.

The Volvo Group drives prosperity through transport solutions, offering trucks, buses, construction equipment, power solutions for marine and industrial applications, financing and services that increase our customers’ uptime and productivity. Founded in 1927, the Volvo Group is committed to shaping the future landscape of sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions. Countless career opportunities are offered across the group’s leading brands and entities that share a culture of Trust, Passion, High Performance, Change and Customer Success. 

Volvo Construction Equipment is a global company driven by passion, curiosity and by our purpose: to build the world we want to live in. We believe that only through imagination and teamwork can we develop a world that is cleaner, smarter and more connected. Our company culture reflects this belief through the care and trust it places in our customers, employees and suppliers. People are at the heart of our business. It is through our strong network of talented, enquiring and innovative minds that we have been able to pave the way towards a more sustainable future. The global construction industry is our arena and our employees are our greatest assets.

We can only continue to stand out as industry leaders through the people driving us forwards. Come be a part of our team and help us build tomorrow.

We want to get to know you

Application Process


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