Vacancy Details

QA Manager

Permanent position, based between Boston and Lincoln. Working hours are 8am - 5pm Monday - Friday. The QA Manager is responsible for ensuring the product and service provided meet both external and internal requirements. As well as monitoring and advising on the performance of the Quality Management System, advise on changes, how to implement them and to provide training. Other duties will include: • Devising, establishing and developing quality procedures, standards and QMS. • Reviewing customer requirements and making sure that they are met. • Assisting the Directors, and Production Controller Managers in setting standards for health and safety and ensuring specifications meet ISO9001:2015. • Working closely with the Buyer to establish the quality requirements from external suppliers. • Looking for ways to reduce waste and increase efficiency. • Defining the quality procedures in conjunction with Unit Leaders and Operating staff. • Setting up and maintaining controls and documentation procedures. • Leading continuous improvement initiatives. • Leading and Project managing FAI (First Article Inspections) and Customer Audits. • Monitoring performance by gathering relevant data and producing statistical reports. • Work with the members of the management team to develop a set of KPI’s, Matrices and Quality Objectives. • Using relevant quality tools and making sure managers and other staff understand how to improve the business. • Making sure the company is working as effectively as possible to maintain a competitive advantage over its competitors. • Work with the Buyer to audit the supply chain and to ensure that the client complies with its REACH obligations. • Maintain subordinates discipline, work load and authorise annual leave and overtime. • Lead manage and motivate the Quality Team to meet targets. • Ensure quality frameworks are implemented. • All training to be completed, and training records to be updated. The ideal candidate will have previous management experience, excellent organisational, negotiation and persuasion skills as well as in depth knowledge of ISO9001:2015 and NEBOSH training. If you would like to apply for this role, please send your CV to lauren@workforceunlimited.com. Workforce Unlimited is a Recruitment Agency and acting on behalf of a Client. By submitting your CV or application to Workforce Unlimited, you are consenting to your details being forwarded onto our Client in relation to the position applied for and, unless advised otherwise, we will retain your information for consideration for future relevant vacancies for a limited time. Due to the volume of applications, it is not always possible to respond to every candidate. If you have not had a response from us within 7 days, please assume your application was unsuccessful.


Job Overview:

  • Reference Number: 14338
  • Position: Permanent