Quality Manager

Location UK / Down

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1388405

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Quality Manager based in Greyabbey.

Quality Manager

Job Type: Full-Time Regular

City: Greyabbey

Position Summary

The successful candidate will be responsible for maintenance and promotion of all aspects of the Quality Management System (QMS) throughout the organisation, interacting with customers and suppliers on quality improvement, and ensuring the quality of all products and services provided.


Magellan Aerospace, Greyabbey offers excellent career opportunities, competitive salary, health and pension benefits packages. Starting salary will be based on experience and qualifications.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Setting and delivering the quality policy and objectives, preparing reports to support on agreed basis.
  • Leading the quality team ensuring it operates in line with company policy and procedures.
  • Organising and leading relevant quality reviews on site
  • Ensure effective quality controls for all aspects of the manufacture of product from PO to dispatch.
  • Confirmation that QMS conforms to relevant international and customer standards and is fit for purpose.
  • Interface with customers on quality requirements
  • Interface with suppliers on quality requirements
  • Provide reports detailing the cost of quality and preventive solutions – using non-conformance reporting as basis for this
  • In conjunction with Customers, Suppliers and Internal departments, systematically investigate all causes of rework and rejects, document all root causes and ensure preventive measures and corrective actions are carried out in a timely manner.
  • As part of site management team, achieve the operational objectives of business and where necessary support quality development throughout group.
  • Work with the minimum amount of supervision while maintaining expected levels of productivity
  • Work in a safe manner in compliance with company Health & Safety policy. Report and log Health & Safety incidents that occur
  • Actively support and contribute to continuous improvement program and lean manufacturing.
  • Continually review working practices to remove and reduce waste and non-value added activities
  • Positively support teamwork and circulation of experience within the workforce

Position Requirements

  • Relevant 3rd level qualification, Engineering/Quality
  • Experience of machine tools and manufacturing techniques
  • Relevant Quality experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with quality management systems
  • Proven experience of managing Quality Teams

About us:

Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, and defence and space agencies worldwide. The organization officially adopted the name “Magellan Aerospace Corporation” in 1996; deriving it from the intrepid explorer Ferdinand Magellan. His global exploits at the turn of the 15th century established a number of firsts, so the company’s vision has been to carry this same legacy into the future of the aerospace industry.

At Magellan we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value. Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual, and every individual is fundamental to the success of our business, so we invest in our employees and provide excellent career progression opportunities. When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!

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Thank you for considering this exciting opportunity. This document is intended to provide the reader with information and is not a contractual document. Some of the material therefore may be subject to change.