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Quality Advisor

  • Location: West Midlands
  • Salary: £45k - 50k per year + package
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Health and Safety, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Chris Quinlan
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0113 242 0303
  • Expiry Date: 15 May 2024
  • Job Ref: 406951CQN

Quality Advisor - Birmingham, West Midlands (hybrid working) - £45k-£50k+car and package including bonus, 8% pension, healthcare). Construction/infrastructure company with operations across the Midlands.

Main Duties & Responsibilities
• To promote a proactive Quality Assurance culture throughout the Company.
• To work in collaboration with internal and external stakeholders to provide competent advice in support of Quality Assurance.
• Develop and maintain all Quality related company policies and procedures as part of the integrated management system for use throughout the company’s activities.
• Organisation and manage the IMS/document management systems.
• Perform internal auditing to measure the adequacy of the IMS and its application throughout the company to ensure relevant ISO standards are met.
• Work in conjunction with the Procurement team to conduct contractor/supplier Quality focused audits and inspections to measure their adequacy of Quality Assurance standards and services.
• Develop, recommend and monitor corrective and preventive actions.
• Identify training needs, develop Quality related training materials including toolbox talks and organize training to meet expected quality standards.
• Manage the internal non-conformance system tracking timely corrective action, escalation and closure. Ensure any sharing and learning is communicated throughout the business.
• Ensure that all Quality related complaints, incidents or non-conformance are reported accurately and investigated to discover root cause to prevent reoccurrence.
• Analyse data/KPI’s to identify areas for improvement in the quality system and further develop and maintain the SHEQ Dashboard with more focus on Quality.
• Chair and lead when necessary, Quality Assurance related meetings and ensure that minutes are accurately prepared and shared.
• Prepare reports to communicate outcomes of quality activities.
• Support the SHEQ Team in achieving goals for the company, department, and project sites.
• Comply with all Health and Safety responsibilities commensurate with the role, as outlined in the Health and Safety policy.

Qualifications required/desired to work towards:-
• Member of CQI working towards practitioner status
• Lead Auditor qualification
• Certifications including Quality Auditor, Quality Engineer, Quality Improvement Associate, Six Sigma
• Investigation and root cause training
• Full UK driving licence
• Excellent written skills
• Planning and organizing skills