Key Information

Derbyshire

Permanent

£28,000 to £30,000

Quality Assurance Manager role based in Derbyshire

About the company:

A leading high tech company are actively recruiting for a Quality Assurance System for their site on the outskirts of Derbyshire.

 

Main Purpose

 

  • Develop and maintain the Quality Assurance System to ensure full compliance with the IS09001 Quality standard
  • Reducing Costs
  • Reducing production non-conformances

Job Description

  • Managing the QC Operative on a daily basis.
  • The maintenance of the ISO9001 Quality Assurance System ensuring issue levels of Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s), Work Instructions (WIs) and Standard Forms are controlled.
  • Developing the Quality Assurance System in line with the ISO9001 2008 (Updated) Standard ensuring the Quality Manual is up to date and reflective of actual working practices.
  • Continually reviewing the ISO9001 QA system to ensure shop floor compliance and ensure 6 monthly audits by the Approved accreditation body are successfully passed.
  • Maintaining the BBA (British Board of Agrement) quality plans and monitor adherence to ensure 6 monthly periodic audits are passed.
  • Carrying out Supplier Audits in accordance with the ISO 9001 guidelines and develop and maintain an effective Vendor Rating system.
  • Maintaining the new product/material trial request and validation system ensuring first article inspections are completed and approval routings signed off.
  • Developing and maintaining the product master sample range ensuring all lab samples remain current and sample updates in line with Engineering change control procedures are implemented.
  • Assisting Senior Management to maintain full compliance with REACH legislation (EC 1907/2006) European Community Regulation on chemicals ensuring the COSHH database
  • Managing the QC Operative on a daily basis.
  • The maintenance of the ISO9001 Quality Assurance System ensuring issue levels of Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s), Work Instructions (WIs) and Standard Forms are controlled.
  • Developing the Quality Assurance System in line with the ISO9001 2008 (Updated) Standard ensuring the Quality Manual is up to date and reflective of actual working practices.
  • Continually reviewing the ISO9001 QA system to ensure shop floor compliance and ensure 6 monthly audits by the Approved accreditation body are successfully passed.
  • Maintaining the BBA (British Board of Agreement) quality plans and monitor adherence to ensure 6 monthly periodic audits are passed.
  • Carrying out Supplier Audits in accordance with the ISO 9001 guidelines and develop and maintain an effective Vendor Rating system.
  • Maintaining the new product/material trial request and validation system ensuring first article inspections are completed and approval routings signed off.
  • Developing and maintaining the product master sample range ensuring all lab samples remain current and sample updates in line with Engineering change control procedures are implemented.
  • Assisting Senior Management to maintain full compliance with REACH legislation (EC 1907/2006) European Community Regulation on chemicals ensuring the COSHH database is maintained.
  • Maintaining a database of Customer Complaints and ensure 8D (Eight Disciplines) Corrective action plans are implemented promptly.
  • Drafting and issuing Quality Alerts to ensure Internal and External non-conformances are conveyed to the shop floor.
  • Reviewing all SUA’s (QF003) Start up Approvals on a daily basis and archive all 1st/Last offs in line with ISO9001 retention period guidelines.
  • Maintenance of the Customer Returns system ensuring all product returns are reviewed promptly to ensure credit notes are only raised for compliant returns.
  • Maintaining up to date training records (full hyperlinked matrix) of all shop floor staff in line with ISO9001 guidelines.
  • Controlling the Production Route Card database on Syteline to ensure all Quality Control visual, functional and dimensional testing instructions are accurate and updated for new product introductions.
  • Administrating the Quarantine Procedure (WI-002) ensuring, non-conforming Finished product, WIP and Raw Materials are segregated and Syteline transactions (Z-Rejects) are performed.
  • Ensure  compliance with Health and Safety responsibilities as set out in the Company Health and Safety Handbook

 

Skills:

  • Graduate calibre with a relevant qualification in Quality Assurance
  • In depth knowledge of the relevant Quality Assurance
  • Good organisation and planning skills
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal
  • Attention to detail
  • Experience of working in a manufacturing environment

 

What’s in it for you? 

This is a full time permanent role, the hours of work are 40 hours a week on a day shift

The salary depends upon experience but is circa £28, 000 – £30, 000

 

If you are interested, please contact Nikki Tatton nikkit@key-personnel.co.uk 01623 420488