Quality Manager

Quality Manager

Job Title: Quality Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Colne, Lancashire
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + CAR
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 14720/001_1521471175
Contact Name: Sharon McDonough
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 19, 2018 14:52

Job Description

Quality Manager

Do you have a unique skill set that sets you apart from other Quality Engineers climbing the professional ladder? Are you an experienced/senior Quality Engineer looking for a step up into Management? Or alternatively an experience Quality Manager looking to embark upon your next challenge with a new business?

An opportunity working within a low volume, high quality precision engineering organisation operating in the Aerospace sector has recently arisen. With increasingly high demands, national growth and a continuous strived for quality excellence, my client can offer scope for progression along with ongoing development opportunities.

Working on site for this globally recognised manufacturer based in Burnley, my client is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and conscientious Quality Manager to ensure that quality standards are continually improved upon and to promote a proactive approach to Quality standards, complaints procedures with view for continuous improvement.

Taking overall responsibility for the site quality function, you will take a hands-on approach along with overall technical responsibility for the quality accreditations and the ongoing quality performance of the business along with ensuring consistent continuous improvement across the business in all areas.

Within the role of Quality Manager, you will carry the following responsibilities:

  • To promote a proactive approach to both Quality control and assurance across the business along with continuous improvement activity. To seeks and promote the idea of continuous improvement.
  • To asses current Quality standards across the business and performance levels across the quality department.
  • Encourage a 'can-do' attitude in the Quality Team aimed at resolving problems and implementing solutions and improvements.
  • To improve upon current complaints procedures and ensure thorough and satisfactory investigations of customer complaints.
  • Project management for continuous improvement activities (data collation, interpretation and implementing actions for process improvement)
  • Improve data capture accuracy and integrity and to standardise reporting processes.
  • Effectively manage a robust internal audit process.
  • To ensure all necessary approvals are identified, gained and maintained in the most cost-effective manner.
  • Create and implement a system to identify and resolve all supplier product or system related quality problems.

The successful Quality Manager will: -

  • Have previous experience of working in an Aerospace Quality function.
  • Have a full understanding of AS9100 and ISO9001.
  • Be a strong man manager.
  • Have the ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
  • Internal Auditing qualification and experience.
  • Exposure to root cause analysis and corrective action.
  • Six Sigma trained

We offer:

  • A competitive Salary of up to £50,000
  • 25 days annual leave plus statutory holidays
  • Early finish Friday
  • Market leading pension scheme
  • Discretionary bonus based on site performance

Interested? Click 'apply' without delay.

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