A well-established, family run presswork business with vast experience in producing stampings and assemblies is looking to recruit for a Quality Manager to support their in-house quality function. You will spearhead quality excellence and take full ownership of the Quality Management Systems.
You will lead and manage a team of 3 Quality professionals whilst maintaining customer relations and improving quality systems. Key responsibilities include ensuring product excellence and adherence to Quality standards and championing a `right-first-time` ethos across the business.
Day to day duties will include the following:
•Full ownership of the Quality Management Systems.
•Leading all quality related issues.
•Management of both internal and external audit schedules.
•Maintenance of the quality system, including all documents required (quality records, drawings, specifications, supplier documents).
•Working with customers, internal, and supplier concerns using disciplined problem-solving methods (8D / 5Y).
•Setting and maintaining KPI's.
As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:
•Minimum of 2-3 years in a similar quality role within the automotive supply chain in a Tier 1 supplier capacity. (Essential)
•Be able to demonstrate successful introduction / maintenance of Quality Operating Systems ISO 9001 and TS16949/IATF16949. (Essential)
•Understanding of engineering drawings and understand dimensional characteristics, tolerances and metric / imperial units. (Essential)
•TS16949/IATF16949 auditor (Advantageous)
•Working knowledge of APQP, FMEA, MSA, SPC, PPAP. (Essential)
•Experience using CMM. (Advantageous)
•Experience working within ISO14001. (Advantageous)
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