Quality Lead

Recruiter
Bridge Recruitment UK Ltd
Location
Sevenoaks, Kent
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
09 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Quality Lead
Up to GBP30,000
Sevenoaks

Our client are a precision engineering company, located in Kent, they machine complex components to exacting specifications in plastic, ferrous and non-ferrous materials. Due to continued growth they are looking for a Quality Lead to join and push the company forward.

Summary of position:

Setting the Standards for Quality, manage the Quality ISO System.

As the Quality Lead you will be required to carry out the following:

· Ensure compliance to requirements including Quality Management Systems (primarily ISO 9001).
· Manage ongoing development of the Quality System to ensure and improve its effectiveness through ownership of the management review process.
· Manage and co-ordinate all essential QMS systems activities e.g. change control, CAPA, NCMR, etc.
· Monitor and report key quality metrics to the Management Team.
· Ensure that all customer complaints are investigated (with RCCM), responded to within appropriate timeframes and associated activities are escalated appropriately.
· Prepare the site for (and host) external audits (customer/regulatory) ensuring corrective/preventative actions are put in place to address non-conformances.
· Manage the planning, maintenance and reporting of internal and external audit activities.
· Provide QA support to the business and ensure availability of QA resource during manufacturing hours.
· Establish and execute in-process inspection sheets in accordance to procedure.
· Responsible for all First Off checks and ensure that all First Offs are recorded as complete (demonstrating independence to production).
· Establish specifications for critical dimension from sampling plan and ensure those taken are within compliance to customer requirements.
· Manage and amend any artwork drawing specifications in line with customer requirements.
· Manage stock control for over produced orders; ensuring traceability and disposition of materials.
· Manage calibration activities and all records maintained accordingly.
· Provide technical support to production.
· Invoicing of Goods and create, authorise and issue CofC where requested by the customer.
· Any other tasks/duties deemed to be within the competence of the post-holder.