Birmingham, West Midlands
Up to £45000 per annum
3 months ago
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Currently recruiting a fantastic opportunity for a Quality Manager who is looking to make a move into a more autonomous role at an innovative Automotive Tier 1 business based in East Birmingham.
Reporting to the Operations Manager, as Quality Manager you will have full autonomy for the management and leadership of a team of around 6 Quality Engineers. The responsibility covers everything from:
Achieving productivity targets
Maintain and update systems
Ensure Supplier Quality is up to standards
Ensuring exemplary health and safety of your team and delivering all this at the minimum costs.
Be responsible for driving Lean and Continuous Improvement activity across the business. To do this you will need to train, coach and engage employees in lean thinking and methodologies, in order to deliver business improvements and ensure key deliverables are met and exceeded wherever possible.
It is essential that candidates have:
Ability to read and interpret automotive engineering drawings and math data including geometric dimensioning and tolerance
Knowledge of SPC and charting, measurement systems analysis and familiar with experimental design
Experience of working in an automotive supply or fast paced manufacturing environment
At least 3 years of Managing Quality teams.
A driven, can do and motivational attitude to work
An understanding of basic improvement techniques
Experience of using LEAN tools
The ability to prioritise workloads and volumes
Candidates without experience of IATF:16949 in the Automotive industry will not be considered.
Lead auditing experience
Running all aspects of IATF
Ideally candidates should be:
Educated to degree level
Six Sigma Green or Black Belt accreditation
If you are interested please apply online.
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