Quality Manager
£55k - £65k

Quality Manager

Ref: 382| Posted: 27th Nov 2023

Quality Manager - Building - Construction - West Midlands / South West 

(Also open to consider Site Managers / Project Managers interested in moving into a full time Quality Manager role).


What makes it GREAT?

-Opportunity to join a leading Tier 1 UK Building Main Contractor.

-Includes Flexible working / some remote work

-Excellent holidays - 28 days + banks + option to buy more 

-Local projects in West Midlands and South West.


Looking for someone who will lead by example, whilst working closely with our project teams to deliver Projects of the highest quality adhering to our strict ‘right first time’ delivery model.



Hierarchy of Role:

  • Support team to Regional Board
  • Role across regional business WM & SW
  • Reporting into Operations/Technical Director


Audits & Compliance

  • Undertake regular monthly audits – develop and monitor audit programme
  • Produce audit reports; report on trend analysis; develop and implement rectification strategies
  • Set timetable for observations; NCRs clearance and check that completed
  • Publish monthly reports for review at Regional Board and Business Unit review meetings
  • Review quality systems of supply chain partners.


Technical support to tender & project teams

  • Undertake review of tender or project: Waterproofing; envelope; fire resistance; BREEAM; Environmental & air tightness design solutions and provide risk and opportunities schedule
  • Provide support during the tender or project design process and attend DTM’s if applicable
  • Arrange and manage technical and practical workshops with design consultants; site teams and supply chain prior to and during the installation of the high risk works on a project.
  • Ensure sub-contractors and suppliers are aware of their quality requirements and identify, communicate and mitigate key risks
  • Review subcontract test and inspection plans and educate the site team on the implications
  • Undertake site inspection of the works during construction and advise site team on any quality or design detailing issues etc… raise immediately with Project Manager and support the site team to complete relevant site observation or NCR reports
  • Participate in Client, Design or Subcontract meetings to discuss or review design or technical issues.
  • Attend Quality pre-start or other quality related meetings with the supply chain.
  • Interface with company aligned contractors and suppliers to support them to deliver quality products that meet our expectations and project requirements.
  • Work with projects to ensure any Non-conformance is investigated, analysed and root cause identified, with actions put in place to prevent re-occurance.


General duties

  • Provide or arrange training for staff/sub-contractors on trend analysis and lessons learnt during the site visits/audits.
  • Capture lessons learnt and feedback into the preconstruction process
  • Represent the Business Unit at the Divisional Quality Management meetings and support/participate other suitable company initiatives.
  • Prepare for and represent the company at Client or Framework Quality inspections or meetings.


Can be based from office in birmingham (solihull) or bristol to suit, with some remote working also.


To be considered for this Quality Manager role you must meet the following criteria:

- Previous employment as a Quality Manager / Quality Advisor / Site Manager / Project Manager or similar.
- Ideally Previous experience working in a Building  Sector environment.
- High level of communication skills. 

-Relevant industry qualification. 



The successful Quality Manager will receive:

*Competitive basic 

*Car (EV or PHEV) or car allowance,

*Contributory pension,

*Private healthcare and EAP

*Discretionary bonus

*28 days holiday plus bank holidays and option to buy more  

*An enviable dedicated L&D function where personal development is actively encouraged

*Flexible working hours and arrangements

To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.

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