A leading global consultancy within the Scientific, Test and Analytical arena are looking for a Quality Manager. The role is now available due company growth, and is an exciting time to join a forward thinking progressive company and really add value to what is already a well-established Quality department.
The Quality manager will be either an experienced Manager or a Senior Quality Engineer looking to take the next step in their career. With a knowledge of ISO17025 your main responsibility will be to develop, implement and maintain the laboratory's Management System, to ensure that reported data is fit for use and that work undertaken conforms with external regulatory and accreditation requirements.
Duties / Responsibilities:
Lead the Quality Section to ensure that the laboratory performs its work in line with its Quality Management System.
Primary contact point for UKAS on all aspects of our ISO17025 accreditation, including extension to scope visits and annual inspection visits.
Maintain the Laboratory's internal audit schedule, ensuring that internal audits are carried out in a timely fashion.
Manage the CAPA process to ensure timely clearance of actions raised.
Assess method validation and statistical calculations of analytical methods.
Practical experience working in a Quality role in an accredited analytical laboratory.
Experience conducting ISO17025 internal audits (IRCA ISO 17025 Internal Auditor Certificate)
Comprehensive understanding of Quality Control/Quality Assurance processes and their importance within a laboratory environment.
Familiar with all aspects of the Quality Manual UKAS (ISO17025 and MCERTS) requirements