Quality Manager

Location
Middle East
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Mar 2017
Closes
31 Mar 2017
Ref
FI3055
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Zenon are delighted to have been commissioned by a large MRO Organisation to source a Quality Manager on a permanent basis for their flagship facility based in the Middle East.

Reporting to the CEO and Technical Director you will be responsible for assuring that the MRO performs maintenance in accordance with the relevant Regulations and ensuring complete compliance with, and the adequacy of, the procedures required to ensure safe operational practices of this approved facility.

Responsibilities

•    To apply the relevant Regulation in accordance to the facilities Quality System
•    To comply with all maintenance organisation and approval issues of the Competent Authority and to issue and revise accordingly
•    To ensure that customer contracts are unambiguous and correctly identify responsibilities from a regulatory perspective
•    To communicate with the Competent Authority on all quality related matters
•    To maintain develop and manage the Quality Audit System
•    To manage and control the MRO Company Authorisation System
•    To monitor all activities
•    To follow-up all remedial actions required by Quality Audit Actions
•    To monitor proper storage and availability of technical records
•    To monitor the management commitment to the company quality policy to determine the quality objectives in the Quality System
•    To lead and assist the process of developing the internal quality standards
•    To develop and maintain systems which enable management to ensure actions are defined internally and externally to quality standards
•    To ensure that the defined recruitment standards are maintained
•    That the training programs fulfil the requirements defined by the Competent Authority and this Quality System for the proper execution of the approved training programs.

Qualifications

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:- 

•    Broad operational knowledge and experience in the functions of an Aviation operation or MRO;
•    Have at least 2 years' experience in quality management system activities including quality audits;
•    Formal qualification in Quality Management of at least lead auditor level or equivalent;
•    Demonstrate a thorough knowledge and understanding of Quality and Safety Management principles, including SMS
•    Have broad experience in aircraft maintenance
•    Very fluent in speaking, reading, writing and understanding technical English documents (Arabic would be an advantage, but is not essential).
•    Other qualifications and experience may be acceptable providing they can be shown to satisfy the intent of the requirements detailed as shown above.
•    A comprehensive knowledge of local authorities regulations, although EASA or other equivalent regulatory MRO stipulation would be accepted
•    MRO organisations, Expositions, Maintenance Procedures Manuals and Quality Systems.
•    An understanding of SMS systems would also be an advantage
•    Possess excellent analytical, administrative and organisational skills; with a strong passion for safety and quality.

If this excellent opportunity is of interest to you please forward your CV in confidence to kevin.small@zenon.aero or call 01483 397383

Unfortunately only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Zenon Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.