Quality Manager

Luton Bennett Ltd
£35k - 40k per year
13 Sep 2017
21 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Quality Manager (Metal Coatings)Redditch£35,000 to £40,000Quality Manager required for a well established company supplying to the automotive industry. This is a great opportunity for a Quality Manager or a senior Quality Engineer to help develop and take full responsibility for all Quality Processes and systems across the site. The company are ISO 9001, ISO 14001 & ISO/TS16949 accredited.The role will suit candidates with a strong knowledge of ISO 9001 and ISO 14001. You will have experience of internal and external audits. Experience of ISO/TS16949 is preferable but not essential.There are no direct reports in the role, you will be responsible for the upkeep & improvement of quality processes. You will indirectly manage quality issues through production staff. The role is an autonomous senior position as you will be the sole Quality expert on site.You will be able to put your stamp on this role by improving processes, procedures, manuals and thorough staff training. You will also take full responsibility for audits, both internal and external.The Role:* The raising, and maintenance, of the Company Management Procedures covering all aspects, and requirements, of ISO 9001, TS16949 and ISO 14001 as well as customer specific requirements.* The raising, and maintenance, of the Quality and Environmental Manuals. This is to include the identification of Health & Safety and Environmental legal requirements, the identification of all key environmental aspects and the actions taken to monitor and control those aspects.* The raising, and maintenance, of the Plant Operating Manual which identifies all day to day controls and procedures covering all aspects and processes within the organisation.* The raising, and maintenance of the Company policies, namely Quality, Environmental and Health & Safety; the policies to be signed and authorised by at least one Director.* The raising, on a monthly basis, the Key Performance Indicators as designated by the directors.* Liaison with visiting third party auditors for the ISO 9001, TS16949 and ISO 14001 annual audits. Defining corrective actions plan for any identified findings from any of these audits.* The raising, and maintenance, of the Process and Product Control Plans.* Other work to include Failure Mode and Effect Analysis, calibration recall chart, IMDS (International Material Data System), PPAP documentation, APQP and 8D.The Person:* Experienced Quality Manager / Quality Engineer looking to take full responsibility for ALL quality systems across a company.* Will have experienced within ANY ISO 9001 & ISO 14001 manufacturer. ISO/TS16949 is beneficial not essential.