Quality Manager

Quality Manager
£43k - £50k
Monday to Friday, 8 hours per day
The Company
An Essex based MRO facility that services and supports components for a global network of aviation partners. The company pride themselves that they adopt the same core values as a family business, where professional development is encouraged with staff attrition rates being very low.
What will be the responsibilities of the Quality Manager?
  • To develop, implement and maintain Compliance Monitoring Program and Quality System over Part 145 and ISO 9001 standard.
  • To ensure national and foreign aviation regulations are observed and implemented.
  • Liaising with Civil Aviation Authority and surveyors.
  • Managing findings and non-compliance reports.
  • To oversee corrective action plans and follow-ups to ensure compliance.
  • To perform audits according to international and regulatory requirements at all stages of the process from scope, objectives, follow-up and closing.
  • To audit aircraft component technicians for the purpose of certification, auditing, validity of equipment and tools calibration.
  • To assess and monitor third party service providers, ensuring standards are maintained.
  • Site visits to overseas facilities to facilitate audits.
What skills and experience will the Quality Manager have?
  • Experience of working in quality management, quality auditing and compliance systems.
  • Commercial/General aviation experience preferable.
  • Previously held EASA Form 4 desirable but not essential.
  • Knowledge and understanding of CAA/EASA regulations including Part 145.
  • Auditing experience including planning, conducting and reporting.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Self-motivated, proactive and able to work independently.
  • MS Office proficiency.
  • Able to travel occasionally within UK and overseas.
  • Fluent in English, verbal and written.
What will the Quality Manager get in return?
  • £43k - £50k depending on experience.
  • 28 days holiday.
  • Opportunity to earn extra holiday with good attendance and length of service.
  • Pension and DIS scheme.