Lean Manufacturing & Quality Improvement Manager

  • Location:
    North Nottingham North Nottingham North Nottingham North Nottingham
  • Salary:
    £50,000 - £60,000
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Engineering
  • Deadline:
    November 13, 2020

Are you an experienced Quality Management Professional who is looking to take the next step in their career?

Are you a Lean Manufacturing expert, with in-depth knowledge and understanding of implementing and teaching Kaizen amongst other methods?

Would you like to work for a UK leading organisation that provides 1st class training & sponsorships for all of its employees?

Express Recruitment is proud to be representing one of the UK’s firmly established construction companies, who are leading specialists within their niche area. Due to substantial company growth, our client are seeking an accomplished and highly accredited Quality Manager to lead, manage and support their quality site team.

In return, you will receive an industry leading salary of up to c£55,000, including a generous remuneration package including pension scheme, 25 days holiday + stats, and the chance to be sponsored for future training programmes and work related qualifications.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Develop and implement quality assurance and Lean Practices across the company’s manufacturing and on site operations
  • Implement and firmly establish new Quality Management Systems and Lean Manufacturing methods
  • Educate Quality team members on newly established practices and processes and ensure they are in full adherence of all regulations and legislation
  • Implement continuous improvement processes in order to improve overall quality of the manufacturing process and ultimately reduce waste
  • Lead internal and external audits and create coherent business plans based on findings
  • Carry out in-depth root cause analysis and publicise findings in order to support ongoing implementation of Lean Manufacturing processes
  • Collaborate frequently with the Procurement Department in order to support with Supplier Quality Assurance Activities
  • Train and mentor senior management, line managers and site workers on new Lean Manufacturing implementations, especially Kaizen
  • Maintain accurate records and quality documentation in accordance with business and client requirements
  • Attend project sites and monitor sub-contractor performance in relation to quality standards being adhered to

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Degree/HND qualified in relevant STEM discipline
  • Proven implementation experiencer of Lean Manufacturing practices, including Kaizen and 5S
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of latest Quality Management Systems used in the construction industry
  • Lead Auditor qualified preferred but not essential
  • Good understanding of construction codes, safety processes and legislation
  • ISO:9001 & ISO:14001 accredited
  • Holder of a formal HSE qualification desirable

If you know you have the required skills and experience and would like to find out more please apply now.

Unfortunately we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.