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105121 - Quality Officer - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 6/09/2019
Job Reference: 105121
Contact Name: Orla Crowley
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Job Description

Quality Officer - Galway - 105121

Quality Officer 

Our client a manufacturing company in Galway is currently looking for a Quality Officer for their site in Galway. 

The Quality Officer will have complete ownership of the QEMS and form part of the H&S Committee.

This role will report to the Operations Manager.

Job Summary: 
  • Manage and coordinate all elements of the Quality, Environmental and H&S systems
  • Ensure compliance and continuous improvement of the QEMS and H&S System.
  • Manage ERP transactions i.e. returns from customers, and returns to suppliers etc
  • Point of contact for all customer queries/requests related to Quality & Environment.
  • Quality Control within the manufacturing process.
  • Inspection of outgoing product and associated paperwork and Provide COC’s to specific customers
  • Host and perform audits
  • This role requires approx. 20% of time within the Operational environment
The Ideal Candidate: 
  • BSc, BEng and /or relevant experience
  • Capable of taking a hands on approach in a live Operational environment.
  • Interact well with cross functional departments within the business
  • Knowledge of ISO 9000 and 14000 standards.
  • You must be an excellent communicator and able to write in a clear and concise manner.
  • You will be expected to be able operate Microsoft Windows applications
  • You will be the company’s representative at external meetings

For further information on this Quality Officer role in Galway please contact Orla on 086 0449473/

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