4 months ago
Salary - £40,000 - £51,000 dependent on experience
Closing date - 01/08/18
Package: Competitive salary plus contributory pension scheme, generous holiday entitlement, additional flexible benefits scheme and excellent work/life balance including 9 day working fortnight.
This is an excellent opportunity to work as the Senior Quality Engineer across a portfolio of projects. You will lead the delivery of Quality Assurance acting as a subject matter expert.
The successful candidate will be expected to have experience of Quality Management, ideally within the nuclear sector, working collaboratively with a broad cross section of customers, suppliers, leaders and managers up to senior/executive level. You will possess a good knowledge of the national and international standards for quality and business management systems.
Ideally candidates be qualified to ONC/HNC in a relevant subject and/or a suitable vocational qualification (HND or equivalent) or have practical experience in a quality-related role.
Candidates must be willing and able to obtain and maintain the necessary security clearance for the role, work in designated areas and be able to travel between AWE Sites, within the UK and overseas where appropriate.
AWE plays a crucial role in the defence of the United Kingdom, by providing and maintaining the warheads for the country’s nuclear deterrent. We are a centre of scientific, engineering and technological excellence, with some of the most advanced research, design and production facilities in the world. Our unique expertise also assists the UK Government in developing and delivering a range of innovative and integrated support services, including national nuclear security and counter-terrorism solutions.
AWE is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at AWE, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities.