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Advertiser: Clemtech

Job Title: Engineering Head OF Quality Job Ref Jo0000009072sd
Location:Bedford, Northampton, Ketterin
Rate:£59,999.0000 to £6 Per Year    Benefits: Benefits
Description: Engineering Head of Quality Job Ref JO0000009072

We are searching for an Engineering Head of Quality to take responsibility for all aspects of Quality Leadership within a large manufacturing engineering organisation.

The Engineering Head of Quality Job will give you the opportunity to drive continuous improvement of quality systems and where possible standardise arrangements across sites.

The qualities that you will require would be,

A Degree (or equivalent qualification e.g.HND and or associated experience) in engineering
Ideally Lead Auditor Course status

Understanding of the legal and regulatory framework required for safety critical sectors
A thorough understanding of the relevant standards including ISO 9001 and its application in a range of business settings.
A practical Engineering background
Previous experience in a Quality Environmental with a broad ranging manufacturing process and sound quality system knowledge.
Knowledge of multi discipline management systems, i.e. ISO 14001 & OHSAS 18001 would be an advantage.
Experience with or management of second or third party auditing/ assessment, including system level auditing and process level auditing, an advantage.
Competent in Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

The Quality Manager will ensure the Quality Systems are maintained in accordance with the required standards.

By promoting a Quality culture, performance improvement will be driven through the site.

The Quality Manager will make a significant contribution to manufacturing related projects, and will maintain and enhance customer satisfaction, while maintaining complete adherence to current and future Quality Management System standards.

The Quality Manager is responsible for all aspects of Quality leadership across sites
Develop, lead and direct Quality activities and plans across plants
Drive continuous improvement of Quality systems, utilising best practice and where possible standardising arrangements across sites.
Review statistical studies, technological advances, or regulatory standards and trends to stay abreast of issues in the field of quality control
Implement and monitor agreed business measures and KPI's in line with business needs, utilising such data to influence decision-making and to effectively manage Quality in line with agreed targets.
Implement an effective meetings and communications structure within function and with other department heads to support the inputs to and outputs from Knorr-Bremse Management team
Provide all functions with support and advice on Quality issues.
Work closely with all staff to promote positive cultural change towards Quality.
Provide regular reports to the Managing Director & Operations Director on Quality activities.
Represent the company, as necessary, with external bodies in meetings/audits related to company activities.
Lead and manage the Quality team to ensure the safe and efficient execution of functional responsibilities in line with contractual, legislative and regulatory requirements.
Resolve matters with regards to quality or to stop development and/or Production and/or delivery and/or field support activities, if critical requirements are not met.
Implementation, maintenance and continual improvement of company's Quality Management System and compliance to the ISO, IRIS and RISAS railway standards. Audit the manufacturing processes as part of the internal audit system
Managing allocated resource and activity in line with agreed targets and programmes of work, and to maximise productivity and output.
Develop "training, development and succession plans" to support the short, medium and long-term requirements of the Quality function.
Drive a culture of customer focus within the Quality function

The Engineering Head of Quality Job is a Permanent job based in Milton Keynes commutable from Bedford, Northampton, Kettering, Rugby, Huntingdon, St Neots, Stevenage, Hitchin, Luton, Aylesbury, Leighton Buzzard, Brackley, Banbury, Towcester and was posted by Clements Technical Recruitment (Clemtech) and may suit you if you if you're ex military personnel, are looking for jobs for ex-military personnel, Forces personnel, Navy personnel, Royal Navy personnel, Personnel in the Air Force, Royal Air Force personnel, leaving the Armed forces, Armed forces personnel, jobs for ex RAF, ex RAF personnel, Engineers searching for jobs for ex forces uk.

Clemtech are a Technical Recruitment Agency specialising in employment opportunities and the executive job search in engineering, technical and office support staff in both contract and permanent Jobs in Rail.

From the Clemtech Head Office we deliver comprehensive recruitment solutions across the UK, Europe and Overseas providing our clients and candidates alike with unparalleled service, support and opportunities.

Application for this position and subsequent acceptance to attend an interview for the Engineering Quality Managers Job wil
Skills Required: Engineering Head OF Quality Job Ref Jo0000009072sd
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: 11/06/2018     Duration:
Contact: Sean Durrant Contact E-mail: Click
Contact Tel: 023 9224 2690 Contact Fax:
Reference: JO0000009072SD Added: 11-06-2018
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