The role of the Quality Manager is to undertake the following overall responsibilities:
Develop the company's quality management manual, policy and procedures with respect to all the company's activities.
Ensure that processes needed for the Quality Management System (QMS) are established, implemented and maintained.
Report to top management on the performance of the QMS and any need for improvement.
Ensure the promotion of awareness of customer requirements throughout the organization.
Schedule site visits and ensure that all site activities, material and practices adhere to the company's quality assurance policies.
Liaise with the external assessment body on all matters related to the external accreditation process (ISO 9001, ISO 14001 & OHSAS 18001).
Lead the company's vision to maintain the highest levels of quality.
Ensure that a document control procedure is adopted to approve, review and update all changes to critical documents within the scope of the QMS.
Ensure that records are established and maintained to provide evidence that the QMS is being followed and that there is a system in place for the identification, storage, protection, retrieval, retention time and disposition of such records.
Ensure that the performance of the QMS is reviewed at planned intervals to ensure its continuing suitability, adequacy and effectiveness. This review means assessing opportunities for improvement and the need for changes to the QMS.
Ensure that Quality Objectives are set by top management for measuring the performance of the QMS and that these are regularly reviewed.
Ensure that all new staff are inducted into the requirements of the QMS related to their own roles and responsibilities. Provide update training as necessary.
Ensure that all suppliers used by the organization are selected, evaluated and reevaluated and that records of this assessment are maintained.
Ensure that top management undertakes periodic but regular assessments of customer satisfaction and that consequent improvements are identified and implemented.
Ensure that an internal audit programme is adopted to verify that the QMS conforms to planned arrangements, QMS arrangements and is effectively implemented and maintained. Ensure that appropriate action is taken when this is not the case.
Analyze data on the effectiveness of the QMS and evaluate where continual improvements of the QMS can be made. This shall include data generated as a result of monitoring and measurement and from other relevant sources.
Co-ordinate continual improvements of the QMS, ensuring that evidence of corrective and preventive actions taken are recorded and reviewed.
Minimum of Bachelor's degree, preferably in Engineering
Five to ten years industrial/supervisory experience with five years quality related experience Must have ISO 9001 experience
Strong background in statistics, quality inspection methods and equipment and material inspection.
Strong organizational, interpersonal, leadership, written communication and computer skills
Good understanding of finishing equipment and methods.
Job Location: Jeddah , Saudi ArabiaCompany
Company Type: Employer (Private Sector)
Job Role: Quality Control
Joining Date: 2013-06-01
Employment Status: Full time
Employment Type: Employee
Monthly Salary Range: US$2,000 - $3,000
Manages Others: Yes
Number of Vacancies: 1
Career Level: Mid Career
Years of Experience: Min: 5 Max: 10
Residence Location: Jeddah , Saudi Arabia
Degree: Bachelor's degree / higher diploma