Backed by the vast resources of a progressive global engineering group, this steel component manufacturer boasts with one of the most modern automated production and quality control facilities in the world.
Job Description Reporting to the Works Director, You will be responsible for ensuring that products supplied to customers always meet customer requirements and that the company is continually improving the inspection methodology.
Plan and oversee the daily inspection activities of all inspectors in the plant.
Ensure inspectors are equipped to carry out their functions efficiently, monitoring their efficiencies.
Ensure all inspectors have been trained in the tasks they are doing.
Instil a non-compromise ethos in all inspectors to ensure defective products do not get sent to customers.
Liaising with production on products not meeting tolerances and following up on corrective actions to rectify as well as preventive action to ensure the problem does not reoccur.
Ensuring the calibration system is maintained.
To conduct capability studies on the various CNC machines.
Conduct R&R studies on the various metrology methods.
Auditing of various functions within the plant.
Overseeing the records clerk position ensuring all records are filed and accessible.
Recognised formal qualification in both QA and QC
5+ years experience working in an Engineering / Manufacturing environment, preferably in the steel industry
At least 2 years experience with managing a Metrology department
Excel and Word applications
Excellent mathematical ability
Thorough knowledge on calibration of instruments
Exceptional understanding of Engineering drawings
History of improvement initiatives in metrology
A strong level of understanding of statistics
Strong supervisory skills
Strong auditing skills