Quality Manager, North Devon £50k (engineering and aerospace sector)
Could you be the new Quality Manager?
Working with a company who are a supplier of composite and polymer products to the aerospace, defence, medical, automotive, transport and industrial markets across the globe and we are looking for a new Quality Manager for their North Devon operation with experience in these fields.
Reporting directly to the Group Head of Quality in Germany, you will be responsible for all quality aspects of our operation, including:
Adherence to all current relevant accreditations and to implement and provide training on new accreditations as required, including management of audit schedule and team, introducing new procedures as needed.
Reporting to the management team on waste reduction procedures and results, KPI’s including introducing new systems to improve where possible.
Responsible for efficiency and waste reduction across all processes
Communicating with customers and colleagues with professionalism at all times
Chairing and managing QA meetings on a monthly basis
Co-ordinating the integration of quality engineers and Quality test and measurement resource into the manufacture of customer product from contract review through all stages of planning, manufacturing methods and production to achieve the objective of no final inspection of finished product.
Adopting lean thinking and Best Practice in all activities in conjunction with Lean Engineer.
Travelling to suppliers and customers as and when required.
So as the QM what do we need from you ?
Delivery and adherence to internal auditing plan with alterations to processes/procedures completed within a timely manner.
Maintenance of accreditations.
Demonstrable improvement year on year in reducing customer complaints (8D’s).(Root Cause Analysis
Scrap levels kept to <1.5% of sales value. If you would like to be considered for this management position and live within a reasonable distance to North Devon, or are happy to rellocate then please apply now