About Stephenson Gobin

British Engines Group company, Stephenson Gobin, is a rapidly growing business specialising in the design and manufacture of electromagnetic solutions.

Stephenson Gobin operates from a manufacturing facility in Bishop Auckland, County Durham.

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The Role


As a Quality Engineer, you will ensure all components are manufactured to the highest of standards and quality is maintained throughout.


Part of your role will be driving down product, processing non-conformance, associated root cause analysis, carrying out inspections of internal and external components and ensuring compliance of internal processes and procedures.


What you’ll be doing


  • Inspect manufactured and purchased components in line with quality standards and engineering drawings
  • Conduct audits of the machining and production processes to ensure compliance to all written standard operations and work instructions
  • Carry out root cause analysis of internal or external non-conformances and implement effective corrective and preventative actions
  • Produce, maintain and develop quality assurance documents, standard operating procedures, work instruction and packaging specifications
  • Driving continuous improvement in products, services and processes and champion a culture of reasoned corrective action
  • Liaise with internal teams and external suppliers regarding non-conformances and investigate/co-ordinate
  • Manage calibration activities to ensure all equipment is maintained
  • Actively participate in improvement activities and projects aimed at enhancing product quality and process efficiency

Who we’re looking for


To apply, we ask that you have previous experience as a Quality Engineer within a fast paced manufacturing environment as well as an HNC or NVQ level 4 in engineering. An apprenticeship certificate in a relevant engineering discipline is also preferred as is an Internal Auditor certification for ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001!


We are also looking for someone who has experience using a large variety of measurement equipment, including CMM as well as someone who has an understanding of engineering drawings.


If you are driven, highly motivated and can work well within a team as well as independently, we would love to hear from you!


We ask that you hold a valid driving license as flexibility to work at other sites will be required.


This position will be on a full time, permanent basis working a 38.75 hour week



  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Holiday buy & sell
  • Car scheme
  • Competitive pay
  • Enhanced pension
  • Training & development