Quality Manager

Permanent for based in Hertfordshire

Job Description

Quality Manager

Very Competitive + Bonus + Excellent Benefits

Welwyn Garden City

gap technical are proud to be representing this manufacturing business in their search for a Quality Manager to work at their facility based near Welwyn Garden City

Performance Objectives

  • Responsible and accountable for Quality Assurance, Quality Control & Lab team
  • Ensure process capabilities are fully understood and report on KPI’s
  • Ensure corrective action, calibration and document control systems are effective and robust
  • Customer notification of non-conformance/recall to customer timeframe requirements.
  • 5S activities are supported, implemented and embraced
  • Ensure staff hold relevant qualifications & competencies to review and approve test results.
  • Laboratory IRR and PTP scope and participation management.
  • Responsible for technical operations and provision of resources needed to ensure the integrity, quality and reliability of quality departments
  • Support operations by defining and implementing a continuously changing quality system to meet demands
  • Conducting periodic management reviews of the quality management system
  • Review and approval of new and existing suppliers

Person Specification

  • Supporting customer and third-party audits.
  • Familiar in the use of problem-solving tools. E.g. 8D, 5 Why, CAPA, Ishikawa, etc.
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety requirements relating to manufacturing
  • Manufacturing experience in a low volume environment.
  • Understanding of continuous Improvements tools such as Value Stream Mapping, Lean, Kaizen and 5S
  • Strong understanding of Change Management.


  • Project Management
  • Experience of APQP/PPAP /FAIRs
  • Experience of automotive / aerospace standards preferable
  • Working knowledge of Q-Pulse


Please send your CV and call Charlotte at gap technical on 01925 406 525

If you have any questions or are interested in any other opportunities we may have, please do not hesitate to contact on 01925 406 525

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Closing Date: 06/11/2019

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