Quality Manager (M/F)

  • Company : Electus Recruitment Solutions
  • Localisation : Leicestershire, Leicester - UK - East Midlands
  • Position : Quality Manager
  • Type of Contract : Permanent contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-11-13
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Job Description

Your experience in Quality Management and focus on continuous improvement, will help you to act as a Quality authority leading the implementation, improvement and maintenance of quality systems. Using your extensive background in Quality Assurance, you will drive quality improvement initiatives, preparing quality plans/manuals on existing and new products and lead the plant towards ISO TS 16949 and EN9100 certifications.

You will be working for the industry leader in the manufacturing of composite materials and industrial fabrics with more than 6,100 people working at locations around the globe. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.

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About the job:

The client requires a Quality Manager to act as a Quality lead on their ISO 9001 quality system. This job includes:

*Provide leadership and expertise to implement, improve and maintain ISO 9001 quality system
*Lead the plant towards ISO TS 16949 and EN9100 certifications
*Establish key focus on internal and external customer satisfaction by understanding and implementing material and system requirements, establishing relationships and resolving problems
*Act as primary resource in the research and response to customer complaints, rejections and requests for corrective action
*Ensure the QC Test Laboratories release accurate test results whilst meeting OTD and department lead time metrics.
*Conduct management reviews of the quality system at least semi-annually
*Preparing quality plans/manuals on existing and new products; these plans include sampling plans, special customer requirements, etc. to ensure product quality
*Ensure compliance of manufacturing documents to quality requirements.
*Support process capability improvement efforts for Products & processes
*Be primary point of contact for 3rd party registrars
*Interface with other functions & drive quality improvement initiatives
*Measure, track and communicate critical performance metrics to management, site personnel and corporate
*Has to be able to lead problem solving activities, through the use of appropriate tools
*Define, facilitate and implement the quality training requirements for the plant
*Evaluate performance and development needs for quality personnel
*Manages quality audits, whether system, customer or supplier

About You:

To be suitable for the Quality Manager job, you will have a Technical degree (or equivalent) along with proven Aerospace or Automotive Quality Management experience. You will need intimate & working knowledge of EN9100 or TS 16949, with strong working knowledge and leadership skills using Six Sigma or similar problem-solving techniques. Very good interpersonal skills are needed, along with a positive and pragmatic approach to driving change and an ability to interface with customers, suppliers and auditors. Good people management, planning and organizational skills are also necessary.

Quality Manager
£40,000 - £50,000

Keywords: Quality, Engineer, Quality manager, QMS, Root cause, Corrective action, Continuous improvements, ISO 9001, AS 9100, EN9100, EN9110, Lean, Audit, Aerospace, Aviation.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don\'t hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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  • Start date :
  • Term :
  • Experience Required : 5 to 10 years
  • Salary : £40000 - £50000 per annum
  • References : 894099_1510574871
  • Activity area : Aerospace Manufacturing

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