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Quality and Environmental Co-ordinator to progress into a Quality Manager role


  • Quality and Environmental Co-ordinator to progress into a Quality Manager role

  • Industry:
  • Defence / Project Manufacturing

  • Location:
  • SE Suburbs

  • Purpose of the role:

    • Coordinate the Internal Audit program.
    • Coordinate the Corrective and Preventive Action System.
    • Assist in coordinating the Supplier development program.
    • Coordinate the Calibration System.
    • Drive continuous improvement through the company’s Internal Auditing and Corrective Action Systems.

    Qualifications and Experience:

    • Relevant degree with postgraduate studies in the field of Quality or a minimum of 2 years experience in a related field.
    • Solid understanding of International Standards ie. ISO9001:2015 and ISO14001:2015.
    • Industry recognised Auditor qualifications ideally as a Lead Auditor.

    Skills & Attributes:

    • Ability to read, analyse and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures or governmental regulations.
    • Ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals.
    • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, customers, suppliers and the general workforce.
    • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference and the fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.
    • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations.
    • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardisation exists.
    • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagrammatical or charted form.

    Day to day Responsibiltities:

    • Authorised to communicate with Suppliers/Customers in relation to Quality/Service.
    • Authorised to update the Quality and Environmental Manuals in line with Company practices and Standards requirements.
    • Coordinate the Company’s Internal Audit program.
    • Prepare annual and bimonthly audit schedules.
    • Perform system audits consistent with and confirming compliance to the Company’s Quality certification obligations.
    • Assist in auditing the Company’s processes with a view to highlighting and addressing high risk areas to achieve continuous improvement.
    • Monitor progress of audits and offer assistance and guidance to auditors where necessary.
    • Review audits performed by Internal Auditors for consistency and effectiveness.
    • Recommend changes to existing procedures and systems to ensure compliance with TS16949/ISO9001 Quality and ISO14001 Environmental standards.
    • Update the Quality & Environmental Manuals to reflect approved changes to existing practices and procedures.

    Coordinate the Company’s Corrective and Preventive Action system.
    • Monitor customer returns and ensure responses to problems are documented and communicated to the customer.
    • Verify implementation of preventive action prior to closing out of concerns.
    • Analyse the Company’s warranty data, highlight and report on trends and provide recommendations for improvement.

    Assist in coordinating the Company’s Supplier development program.
    • Review the Company’s Supplier Manual and carry out system reviews for new and problem suppliers.
    • Assess supplier quality issues and update their rating as per the Supplier Manual .
    • Produce and communicate the supplier annual performance reports in conjunction with the Purchasing department.

    Coordinating the Company’s Calibration system.
    • Monitor internal gauge calibration on a monthly basis and report progress.
    • Monitor external gauge calibration and liase with service suppliers.
    • Modify and improve database systems to assist in streamlining data entry and monthly performance reporting.

    Must have:

    • Australian Citizenship
    • Car & Licence

    If this sounds like the next challenge that you're looking for, please send your resume and cover letter via Seek.

    Thank you for your interest!

    Good luck!

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