Quality Manager

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Quality Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    50000 Per Annum

  • Contact:

    Nicole McFarland

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0161 976 3540

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Quality Manager

Location: Gloucester

Salary: up to £50k

About the company:

A local composite manufacturing company are now looking for a Quality Manager to join their team.

Day to Day responsibilities include:

  • New product / processes, development, and implementation of robust quality controls
  • Manage compliance to management system
  • Management for written procedures, SOP’s, policies, and documentation control
  • Management of all onsite 3rd party audits and supplier audits when required
  • Management of customer quality concerns or queries
  • Reviewing non-conformance close out and reviews (CAPA)
  • Management for 8D activities
  • Management of monthly Quality report for board of directors
  • Establishment and management of annual objectives and KPI Targets
  • Management of quality complaints, equipment calibration and annual audit schedule
  • Support for process departments quality issues
  • Continual improvement for inspection techniques, the quality management system and laboratory testing equipment.

What you will bring:

The ideal candidate MUST come from the manufacturing industry as a Quality Manager. You will also have the following skills, qualifications, and experience:

  • 3-5 years Quality Management experience
  • Completed a recognised Managers training program (i.e., ILM Level 5)
  • Experienced working within AS9100rev D, / ISO9001:2015 certified organisations
  • Knowledge of AS9102 FAIR requirements
  • Ability to read and interrogate engineering drawings including geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
  • Hold a lead auditor’s certificate in a recognised quality management system
  • Advanced metrology skills (CMM / Scanning arms)
  • Experienced in use of conventional inspection equipment
  • Experience in use of cad systems to view 3D components (i.e., mini magics, solid view)
  • Experienced in 8D, PPAP and SPC
  • Capable of performing and administering Ge’ R&R, MSA activities

Desirable Skills:

  • Served a recognised Engineering apprenticeship
  • Experienced working within ISO14001:2015
  • Trained internal auditor AS9100 Rev D / 9001:2015
  • 8D Trained
  • Experience with leans manufacturing techniques, Kaizen and 5S


  • Full driving licence.
  • Must be prepared to travel to supplier premises within the UK as required to complete onsite audits, review quality issues (could be at short notice).

Benefits and Package:

  • Salary Competitive
  • 26 days of annual leave + bank holidays
  • 3% Employer Pension Contribution
  • Income protection scheme
  • Private medical cover

For more information, please call Nicole McFarland on 0161 976 3540.

LEAN Engineering Recruitment Ltd are acting as a 3rd party on behalf of our client. All applications will be held on our database for current and future positions.

We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard from LER within 10 working days then your application has been unsuccessful but please feel free to contact us for an update.