Quality Manager

Lean Engineering Recruitment
£40000 - 50000 Per Annum
21 Apr 2017
21 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Quality Manager
£40,000 - £50,000

Quality Manager - About the opportunity
The opportunity has arisen for an experienced Quality Manager or a Senior Quality Engineer to join an established manufacturer with a great reputation in the rail industry.
The Company has extensive electronic design, hardware design, software and manufacturing capability and is seeking a qualified, enthusiastic, self-motivated Quality Manager. Experience of ISO9001 and six sigma/LEAN manufacturing is critical along with being lead auditor qualified.
You must be competent at compiling accurate information as there is a requirement to complete non-conformance, root cause analysis and corrective action, and customer complaint reports as well as writing procedures.
Being driven by continuous improvement and delivering quality and control plans must be second nature, as well as having investigative skills to deliver failure mode and effects analysis, first article inspection, statistical process control and production part approval processes. Knowledge of Electrostatic Discharge would be a distinct advantage.

Purpose of Role - Quality Manager
The successful candidate will be a Quality Manager with quality management experience ideally gained within an electronic manufacturing environment. Implementing and managing Quality compliance within the company, including policies, processes and procedures.

- Managing all aspects of quality.
- Responsible for 5 members of staff duties: recruitment, supervision and managing/developing the Internal Quality Team
- Liaison with customers to ensure customer satisfaction and service levels are maintained
- To take responsibility for leading the ongoing corrective action and continuous improvement efforts to drive performance
- To enforce not through old style inspection but through the more modern approach of applying best practices from a Quality perspective

Candidate requirements - Quality Manager
The ideal candidate must come from an electronic manufacturing environment as a Quality Manager or Senior Quality Engineer. You will also have the following skills, qualifications & experience:
Hold a recognised engineering qualification such as HNC, HND or BEng

- Ideally be a member of CQI or ASQ
- Experience with ISO9001 and six sigma/LEAN manufacturing
- Must come from an electronic manufacturing environment
- Will be lead auditor qualified

LEAN Engineering Recruitment Ltd are acting as a 3rd party on behalf of our client. All applications will be held on our database for current and future positions.

We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard from LER within 10 working days then your application has been unsuccessful but please feel free to contact us for an update.