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  • Ref: QM/CF_1547225619

  • Permanent

  • Aberdeen

  • £Negotiable

  • End: 2nd Jun 2019

Quality Manager

The Company

Our client, have been in operation for over 50 years and are involved in many sectors including: Building, Civil engineering, water and energy. They have offices in England, Ireland and Scotland, they have built a strong reputation focusing on value engineering, quality and sustainability.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Quality Manager to join our clients’ team based in Aberdeen on a large civils’ project. The successful candidate will have an opportunity to work in a dynamic and rewarding working environment, which will provide them with a significant opportunity.

We are seeking an experienced and pragmatic professional to work with the Directors and senior staff to support the continuing growth of the business. This individual must be a proven leader with strong people skills to manage a busy a fast paced working environment.

The Job

The successful candidate will primarily be involved in the physical inspection of the quality of work completed onsite. Along with Senior Management, he/she will initiate improvements and create an efficient and robust ‘Quality Assurance/Quality Check’ system. This will ensure you meet the customers’ expectations whilst aligning your activities with industry standards.

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Lead the quality launch meeting to ensure everyone involved has a clear understanding of the project.
  • Contribute in the project set up stage and record any quality control requirements.
  • Chair an internal ‘Quality Focus Group.’
  • Operate ‘Checklist’ style quality inspections.
  • Provide detailed written reports following site inspections. Ensure the site is compliant with the approved specifications and programmes.
  • Monitor observations raised in quality control inspection reports.
  • Aid the site team with implementation of Test and Inspection Plans and evaluate the quality of workmanship.
  • Report any instances of non-compliance immediately.
  • Provide guidance on corrective action if applicable and specify timeframes for rectification.
  • Liaise with our clients periodically to ensure that the level of satisfaction is high and consistent.
  • Assist the Aftercare Team with managing and closing out defects with an appraisal of quality standards.
  • Be accountable for closing off inquires and complaints efficiently in relation to quality on sites.
  • Feed into the front end procurement team with subcontractor performances etc.
  • Strive for continuous improvement within the quality control process and your area of responsibility.
  • Abide by all business compliance requirements in line with Company policies.

The Candidate

You will have:

  • Sound knowledge of construction management or civil engineering with a minimum of 5 years’ experience operating on major construction projects.
  • Passionate about construction and building, with good career continuity.
  • Sound knowledge of latest building regulations.
  • Good knowledge in Microsoft Office (Excel, Project, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook) and database software

You will be/have:

  • Educated to degree level in Civil Engineering or Construction Management or equivalent qualification. Candidates without this level of education may be considered if they can demonstrate suitable work experience as deemed appropriate by Management.
  • An appropriate and valid CSCS / CSR card.
  • Full Driving License.

For more information, please apply online attaching an up to date CV.

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