Quality Manager (Engineering)

Quality Manager (Engineering)

Job Title: Quality Manager (Engineering)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Colchester, Essex
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896949_1602003797
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 06, 2020 18:03

Job Description

Quality Manager (Engineering)
My client who are an internationally known manufacturer of single board computer products are looking for an experienced Quality Manager to join the team. They design and develop totally in-house and use leading-edge Intel microprocessors and a range of peripheral components.
The Job:
-This pivotal new role within our Quality Department has the main objective of reviewing, evolving and policing all Engineering processes from a quality and improvement perspective. A fundamental part of this review is the introduction of working processes to comply with the EN / AS 9100 Aerospace quality standard.
-The ideal candidate will possess a strong Quality background in electronics hardware and software design disciplines, have a comprehensive understanding of the AS 9100 standard whilst working at all levels of the organisation, being able to implement improvement whilst integrating process changes into our existing Quality systems.
-Occasional travel to our UK and overseas Engineering sites is anticipated, but the role is based in Colchester Essex.
The Role
-To audit the companies design processes and projects on an ongoing basis to ensure design requirements and agreed processes are adhered to.
-To work with senior managers developing and amending current and new procedures, removing duplication and ensuring compliance to the AS 9100 standard at all design locations.
-To agree and implement departmental top level KPIs as an improvement tool and as measurement of a "right first time "culture within the organisation.
-To link into the existing ISO9001:2015 audit programme, carrying out audits on an agreed basis.
-Degree / HND in Quality Management or a relevant Engineering discipline.
-Relevant Industrial Experience within Electronics Hardware and Software development.
-Relevant Industrial Experience of the AS 9100 aerospace standard.
-Planning and project management skills.
-The ability to interpret data and statistics.
-Position - Quality Manager - Permanent
-Location - Colchester
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Quality, Manager, Engineering, Electronics, Hardware, Software, AS9100, Audit, Data, Statistics
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 Role

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