Quality Engineer

  •  Northumberland
  •   £400 - 500 per day £ / Day
  •   Contract
  •   Full Time
  •   Job Reference 4779

Quality Engineer

Location: Northumberland

Duration: 12 Months (with further 12 month extension if succesful)

Rate: £400 – £500 per day INSIDE IR35

My client are a tier 1 contractor working on a major civils project based in Northumberland and are currently recruiting for a Quality Engineer. 


  • Monitor progress of all Inspection & Test Plans (ITP’s) to ensure that relevant checks and inspections are carried out and records maintained
  • Ensure that any hold points within ITP’s are adhered to, particularly where client involvement is required
  • Carry out site quality inspections to confirm conformity to specification and reporting back to the project team
  • Ad hoc quality checks as works progresses and reporting any quality concerns to site management, particularly at trade interface level
  • Identification and reporting of snags and/or NCR’s
  • Liaise with site supervision and management to prioritise weekly/daily workload and identify areas of focus
  • Assist in the production of quality records and handover documentation
  •  Relevant ISO experience


  • Previous civils or Rail experience is essential
  • Have a wide understanding of the industry, including knowledge of materials, trades, methods and legal requirements
  • Ideally have worked on infrastructure based projects
  • Civil Engineering background/degree
  • Previous site based experience
  • Excellent working knowledge of industry techniques
  • Good knowledge of relevant Health, Safety & Environmental requirements
  • Some knowledge of risk management (desirable) 

This is a great opportunity for an experienced individual for a contract, but there will be a lot of competition for this position so if you are interested or know someone that is, please don’t hesitate to apply with your most up to date copy of your CV.

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