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Senior Quality Specialist

at Jobop Ireland
Location Carlow, Ireland
Date Posted September 29, 2021
Category Technical and Engineering
Job Type Permanent (Full-time)
Salary Range €50,001 to €55,000


Job title: Senior Quality Specialist

Reports to: General Manager

Location: Carlow

Our client is an expanding engineering fabrication company providing expertise in the design and manufacture of specialist jigs and fixtures for the aerospace and medical devices industries. They are looking to recruit an experienced Quality Specialist with at least 3 years’ experience from a high precision engineering background and experience managing the HSE function.

Candidate Profile: The successful candidate should have the following:

Degree in engineering with some post qualification in HSE and/or quality certification

A minimum of 3 years’ experience managing a quality function in a high achieving and fast-moving environment.

Experience managing and implementing HSE policies and procedures.

Experience implementing and maintaining QMS

Experience in ISO13485, 6S,

CMM, metrology

Continuous improvement

Develop and implement company safety plan.

Must have excellent communication and negotiation skills. Will be a strong influencer with the ability to get full buy in from team members re change, minimal fault tolerance and delivery of best standards of product and practice to the customer.

Job Profile:

To manage on a day-to-day basis all activities in relation to health, safety, environmental and quality for the business.

Main duties:

  • Initiating and promoting cross functional partnerships to ensure the Team consisting of Internal Manufacturing, Engineering, Supply Chain, Quality and Sales are working together effectively to meet company objectives.
  • Managing the quality and HSE Group, to include recruitment & selection, training and development, and performance management of staff.
  • Devise procedures to inspect, improve and report quality and health and safety issues.
  • Monitor all operations that affect quality.
  • Assure the reliability and consistency of production by checking processes and final output.
  • Appraise customers’ requirements and make sure they are satisfied.
  • Report all deviations to relevant responsible manager to ensure immediate action.
  • Facilitate proactive solutions by collecting and analysing quality data.
  • Review current standards and policies.
  • Keep records of quality reports, statistical reviews, and relevant documentation.
  • Ensure all legal standards are met.
  • In conjunction with the GM/MD ensure that there is effective communication to achieve a common focus and direction.
  • In conjunction with MD/GM develop annual budgets and that these budgets are achieved.
  • Inputting and driving company plan in terms of Quality strategy and support.
  • Reporting on departmental performance

Excellent career prospects

Salary: €45-55k plus benefits