Quality Manager

Quality Manager

Job Title: Quality Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: 894248_1515153950
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 05, 2018 12:05

Job Description

Your experience in Quality Management and focus on continuous improvement, will help you to act as a Quality authority leading the implementation, improvement and maintenance of quality systems whilst instilling a quality culture within the business. Using your experience in Quality Assurance and audit, you will drive quality improvement initiatives, and manage and develop the Quality Department.

You will be working for the industry leader in the design and manufacture of high performance systems, subsystems, modules, and components for technically demanding RF, microwave, millimeter wave, electromagnetic, power, and security applications. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.

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About the job:

The client requires a Quality Manager to act as a Quality lead on their ISO 9001 quality system and corrective action system. This job includes:

*Ensuring the company complies with the required quality standards as demanded by the industry at large and customers
*Support other functional areas in all matters relating to quality
*Drive and instil a culture of continuous improvement throughout the company through the refinement of business processes
*Maintaining and improving the quality management system by:
oConducting internal audits
oManaging the Corrective Action System to close any gaps and weaknesses identified in the quality management system
oOngoing review and appropriate escalation of QMS status with the General Manager and his staff
oFacilitating External Audits
*Meeting the contracted needs of customers by pro-active involvement during the entire product life cycle
*Proactively Supporting and advising other departments on:
oProblem solving
oOpportunities for process improvement
oEffective quality management system document creation and revision
oQuality training
*Continuously improving the quality management system by;
oEstablishing, monitoring and reporting relevant metrics
oApplying Six Sigma and Lean tools
oLeading / participating in specific project teams
oFacilitating improvement programs across all departments to increase effectiveness and reduce waste
*Working with the Purchasing Department to select, evaluate and develop suppliers.
*Providing the interface with the company's customers and the various accreditation bodies on matters relating to quality, approvals, audit and appraisal.
*Appraising/Managing and planning Quality Department resources / budget and staff training /development.

About You:

To be suitable for the Quality Manager job, you will have a Degree level or equivalent in Science/Engineering and preferably be a member of the Institute of Quality Assurance. You will need experience in a responsible position covering Quality Engineering and Quality Management Systems, ideally in a supervisory role in a similar environment.

Quality Manager
Milton Keynes
£40,000 - £45,000

Keywords: Quality, Engineer, Quality manager, QMS, Corrective action, Continuous improvements, ISO 9001, Lean, Audit, Electronics, Quality Assurance, RF, microwave, millimeter wave, electromagnetic, power.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.