Quality Manager

  • Job Reference: 4256
  • Date Posted: 11 March 2019
  • Recruiter: Bouygues UK
  • Location: Bridgwater
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Quality Assurance, SHEQ, Risk Assessment
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

VSL UK are seeking to appoint a Quality Manager for the delivery of key projects at Hinkley Point C.

Job Purpose and Scope:

To support the business by advising on the measures required to identify and control quality risks. To raise awareness within the business by communicating best practises.

Accountabilities & Key Tasks
-To ensure that Quality Risks are properly managed for each project (relevant methods know and implemented by the project team.
-Share Knowledge and experience within the business in accordance with the needs of each Department and the available outcomes.
-Assist the business in increasing the level of quality of delivered product.
-Represent the business in local / industry quality forums and develop their social network in order to find new improvement methods.
Quality
-To supervise the activities of the business to ensure quality assurance.
-To create, review and / or revise policies that affect processes in the working environment always ensuring they align to company policies and procedures.
-To conduct site audits to review the various processes in the working environment to ensure standards are being followed.
-To regularly communicate with managers across the business to discuss quality control standards according to their function.
Training: 
-Develop courses to train staff on the Quality Risk Management in order for them to identify the action / resources to be allocated in priority.
-Update a training programme identifying the needs of each department.
-Develop new tools with the business to be more efficient regarding the Quality Risk Management from the Pre-Construction stage to the Post Completion stage.
Improvement:
-Compile analysis of the various quality product from post completion, production, CoW`s Inspection, Customer Survey satisfaction. In order to provide feedback to the Quality Steering Committee on a regular basis and be able to define new actions for the improvement plan.
-Based on the previous quality result, forge relationships between sites by organising workshops in order to improve the quality product.


Essential & Desirable Criteria
Essential:
-Have a formal qualification in civil construction experience.
-Experience in planning for Identification/Management of Risk.
-Have a recognized knowledge of civil works techniques and best practice.
-Excellent communication skills required.
-15 years of experience with at least 10 years in Quality Management
Desirable:
-9001:2008 - Lead Auditor trained.
-Member of the Institute of Quality Assurance.
-CITB Approved Trainer
-CSCS card Managers & Professionals
-Experience with Nuclear Projects
Why VSL UK

Day in, day out, our teams deliver some of the most technically innovative and challenging projects across the UK and the world. With a strong corporate culture, our values reflect how we operate with Respect, Excellence, Courage, Integrity and Passion. We offer competitive basic salaries coupled with generous company benefits, including: 

-26 days annual leave, increasing to 30 days
-Pension scheme
-Life insurance
-Private medical insurance 
-Cycle to Work Scheme
-Access to Lifestyle Benefits (such as our Cycle to Work Scheme)

Together with our partners and clients, VSL delivers award-winning construction, development and regeneration projects to the most exacting standards across public and commercial private sectors.
VSL UK is part of the Bouygues Group, a diverse global business which operates in the construction, engineering, energy, media and telecommunications markets.
With annual sales of over €32 billion and operations in over 100 countries, the financial strength of our group is a key differentiator in these challenging economic times.

Further information about VSL UK can be found at:
https://www.bouygues-construction.com/en/group/affiliates/vsl

VSL UK is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
VSL UK values your privacy and we are committed to protecting your personal details.

If you choose to apply for this role, please do not include any sensitive data on your CV which reveals (directly or indirectly); your race or ethnic origins, your political, philosophical or religious opinions, or your membership of a trade union, your social security number, or information which relates to your health or sexual orientation or to any criminal convictions. There is no need to include your address or contact details on your CV, because we will ask you to provide them on the application form.