A manufacturing business that is enjoying strong year on year growth and a consistent top two place in their particular market are seeking a Quality Manager to drive quality standards and policies from their plant in the West Midlands.
Job title: Quality Manager
Location: West Midlands
Salary: up to £50000 + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
About the Role
Reporting directly to the UK Operations Director, you will be responsible for all plant quality activities to ensure customer satisfaction. This role is about driving a site wide quality strategy, moving from a QC to a QA model.
o Leading a small team of quality professionals
o Investigation of all Quality issues
o Monitor supplier / customer performance
o Internal and external audits
o Champion continuous improvements
o Manage and lead a team of Quality Engineers and Inspectors
o Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective actions
o Develop and manage KPIs for quality department
o Maintain and develop the QMS, (ISO9001 OHSAS 18001 and ISO14001)
o Work closely and impact HSE.
About the Person
You will be a Quality Manager with a holistic approach to quality assurance, driving high standards from design through to customer delivery as well as the following:
o Quality management experience working within a engineering/manufacturing process including machining/assembly/electronics/metal-work.
o Strong leadership skills to manage and motivate a small team of quality engineers
o Knowledge of complex high value production and assembly manufacturing processes
o Quality tools including 8D, 5 Why, FMEA, Control Plans and SPC
o Understanding of customer product quality expectations
o HNC/ Degree level or equivalent in Manufacturing / Mechanical Engineering/ Quality
o Some exposure to ISO 13485 or FDA regulations would be advantageous.
This role will suit current Quality Managers with the drive and experience to lead a Quality cultural shift or Senior Quality Engineers with some leadership experience who is ready to make the step up into a managerial role.
Please apply on-line or call Stuart Loveday for a confidential discussion on 0121 450 5020 technical-recruitment.co.uk
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