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Quality Improvement Manager - Glasgow

Engineering & Manufacturing - Engineering & Manufacturing
Ref: 6548 Date Posted: Friday 04 Oct 2019
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Quality Improvement Manager 

Glasgow

Competitive package 

 

A newly created opportunity to join an established manufacturing organisation who have been going though a period of change to allow for their future growth plans are now seeking a Quality Improvement Manager to join their site outside of Glasgow, to lead, control and develop organisational approach to improvement in product quality and instil a culture of Continuous Improvement within their Manufacturing areas. 

Key Responsibilities 

  • Contribute to the development of the Operations Improvement plan by using tools of quality to support a programme of continuous improvement;
  • Oversee and develop Customer Returns feedback ensuring that root causes are identified, and corrective fixes put in place.
  • Lead and develop a programme for updating of all SOP’s in Coating and Slitting to reflect a modern workplace.
  • Benchmark existing 6 Sigma level and strive for improvement to a minimum of 1 level better than benchmark (e.g.3 to 4 sigma) utilising external agencies where practical.
  • Develop a robust process to measure internal quality performance 
  • Establish a team to effectively measure quality performance in manufacturing areas
  • Oversee Quality Systems and ISO registrations ensuring compliance at all times
  • Proactively lead Customer Complaint forum and develop methodologies to fix recurring problems
  • Oversee implementation of a new specification and process change system
  • Maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders to ensure alignment of business objectives that drive quality improvement.

 

 

Get in touch to find out more about this role that can offer the right candidate a great opportunity to develop their career further.