Quality Assurance Manager

Full Time
Job Sector:
Construction / Trades
South Wales
Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil
Salary description:
£50000 - £55000/ annum
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Abatec are currently recruiting for a Quality Assurance Manager to join our client, an independently owned, regional building contractor based near Cardiff, with a turnover of £50m with some recent project wins looking to increase this to £60m by 2020. You will be responsible for supporting the site delivery teams to aim for a zero defect, snag free handover and customer satisfaction by monitoring practices and procedures in line with the company QA processes and industry best practice. To be successful you will be an experienced construction professional, with a high level of technical knowledge and an obvious enthusiasm to drive the quality ethos in a growing business.

As Quality Assurance Manager you will:

* Help to implement the QA procedures into the build stages.

* Attend supply chain pre-start meetings and support the coordination of all project requirements with the Contracts Manager.

* Contribute to relevant sections of pre-qualification questionnaires and tenders for winning future projects.

* Detail issues from site audits, that are common across the group and raise issues to senior management.

* Review sub-contractors and designer's documentation and plans in order to identify potential quality issues.

* Champion performance quality initiatives on site that will drive continual improvement.

* Recognise and identify and qualify items of risk and quality on projects.

Our client requires a Quality Assurance Manager with:

* Site-based experience as a Site Manager or above and experience working on large construction projects.

* Detailed knowledge of various forms of construction and ability in undertaking inspections of building works.

* Very strong technical knowledge together with a credible demeanour which naturally commands respect.

* Excellent interpersonal skills and self-awareness with the ability to clearly communicate with site staff.

* An infectious passion and enthusiasm for the advancing and promoting of the quality agenda.

* Confident verbal skills with ability to deliver to small audiences (e.g. groups of sub-contractors).

* Medium level IT skills with ability to operate MS Office suite software.

* Extensive knowledge in Building Regulations, NHBC/Premier regulations.

* The ability to work in all areas of site works (including at height and confined spaces).

* A driving licence.


* Salary £50,000 - £55,000 per annum DOE

* Company car or car allowance

* Pension scheme

* Additional benefits

If you would like more information, or to apply for this vacancy, please contact Hayley Fisher. The reference for this vacancy is (phone number removed).

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