Product Assurance Manager in Didcot - CV-Library

Product Assurance Manager in Didcot - CV-Library

Product Assurance Manager in Didcot - CV-Library

Job Overview

Didcot, England
Job Type
Full Time
£48,000 - £58,000 Per Year
Date Posted
1 month ago

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Product Assurance Manager

Salary: £48K-£58K
Location: Based close to Didcot, Oxfordshire
Job Type: Full-Time

Here at Syntech Recruitment, we are currently seeking a dedicated and experienced Product Assurance Manager to join our our client's innovative Design and Manufacturing business based close to Didcot, Oxfordshire.

Job Description

The role of Product Assurance (PA) Engineer to ensure our projects meet their objectives in a safe and reliable way, by methodically identifying all possible adverse outcomes, then assist Engineering Teams to identify and execute strategies to prevent those adverse outcomes from taking place.

Product Assurance Manager Responsibilities

Responsible for delivering PA function across multiple projects:
* Materials, parts and components (including EEE components) and process selection against PA and technical requirements.
* Review MAIT processes to ensure they meet required standards
* Write project PA documentation, e.g. PA plan, CIDL, Declared parts/materials/processes/procedures lists, RFW, RFD, CoC, etc.
* Participate in design reviews and chair PA boards and reviews, e.g. NRB, ARR, MRR, TRR
* Manage project non-conformances from start to finish and produce Non-Conformance Reports
* Undertake project configuration activities
* Perform or approve all project inspections (incoming inspection, KIPs, MIPs, final inspections)
* Provide PA monitoring and support of MAIT activities - observe on-site activities, including manufacturing, testing, etc
* Support the creation of MAIT procedures, manufacturing plans & qualification plans * Main point of contact with customer PA function - attend & support customer project meetings * Advise & support project team in best PA practice - monitor and ensure project team adherence to quality processes * Ensure project deliverables are in line with project PA plan
* Where appropriate, provide training related to Product Assurance methods and procedures
* Ability to be flexible in working hours to meet schedules. (i.e., the occasional long day/weekends)

Support to other business functions:
* Supply chain development via supplier audits and other inspection activities
* Business development team with required PA input for bids.
* Continuous improvement of the QMS
* Collect, evaluate, and disseminate quality-related information for the prevention of problems.
* Internal audits as required
* To complete any other tasks as commensurate with the level and nature of the post as delegated by the (line manager or management team).

Qualifications, Skills & Experience


- Bachelor's or Master's degree-level in relevant subject or HNC minimum with relevant experience
Experience in Product Assurance and/or Quality Assurance, preferably in the Space or Aerospace domain, or another highly regulated sector.
Knowledge and understanding of ECSS (or equivalent) and lean commercial PA / QA approaches -
Good understanding of mechanical, thermal and radiation tolerance properties of materials and their practical implementation
Technical Skills

Demonstrate a common sense/pragmatic and logical approach to problem solving- ability to find simple solutions to complex problems
Root cause analysis
Excellent use of Windows 10 and MS Office, including Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, Excel.
Excellent technical English written/verbal communication and presentation skills
Comfortable working with and adapting to new IT systems and software Personal skills
Excellent team player with good interpersonal skills to build relationships
A practical and positive attitude to new and challenging situations.
Self-starter, responsive, acts as soon as issues get identified
Takes ownership of a problem from start to finish, presenting findings and solutions.
Produces outputs of good quality, with attention to detail.
Ability to work within defined timescales to meet programme milestones
Ability to work on several projects/tasks
Driven by technical challenges, problem solving and practical implementation of new ideas
Good judgement to make sound decisions within the role's parameters.

Internal auditor experience and/or familiarity with ISO 9001.
Experience delivering projects against ECSS & MIL standards
Hands-on practical experience in mechanical or RF engineering fields
Knowledge of configuration management
Advanced knowledge of MS Excel (functions, pivot tables, macros, conditional formatting, charts, etc.)
Experience with MS Visio
How to Apply

If you think you have the skills necessary to be a success in this role, please click apply.
For any additional information get in touch.

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