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Head of Quality / HSE

  • Location

    Luton, Bedfordshire

  • Sectors:

    Quality & HSE

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £70000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emma White

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    about 1 month ago

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    Emma Bryan

Quality Director -HSE
£60,000 + Bonus +
Luton/ Watford/ Stevenage

The Role
A leading Aerospace/Defence business is looking for a HSE/Quality Director to ensure quality and performance of products and services.
Other key responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for the quality teams

  • Manage Quality standards and compliance

  • Ensure growth in the department

  • Exceed customers' expectations

  • Work with MD on manufacturing plans

  • Work with sale team to meet customers

  • Documentation: Technical reports, monthly reports, KPIs

  • Upskill and develop quality team

  • Develop Quality plan

  • Maintain AS9100

  • Budgets

  • Implement changes to improve productivity, reduce cost, waste, rework data

  • H&S responsibility according to legal requirements & best practise

  • Quality improvement projects

  • Work closely with CI

  • Ensure systems and processes are in place

  • Travel may be required

  • Ensure the Quality teams identify project risks or problem areas / issues

The Person

  • Aerospace and Defence background

  • Quality Assurance

  • 10 years Quality management experience is required

  • HNC/D qualified

  • Budget responsibility

  • Quality strategy

  • Full Quality toolbox

  • Business improvement

  • Customer facing

  • HSE experience

  • CI experience

  • Some travel will be required


  • Degree or MBA is desirable

  • Precision component would be an advantage

The Company
Our client is a market leading Aerospace/Defence business that have strong and exciting relationships with a number of leading OEMs. They are looking to bring someone into their successful team immediately.

The Package

  • Salary £55,000-60,000 base

  • Bonus- up to 20%

  • Car allowance

  • 33 days holiday

  • Pension

If you are interested please apply online. If you have not been contacted by telephone or email within 7 days of your application, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Unless you notify us otherwise, we will retain your CV and covering letter on our database and may contact you with other job opportunities in the future