Employment Vacancies at Rhopoint Instruments

Job Title: QA / H&S / Environmental Lead.

To help develop and ensure compliance to ISO 9001, health & safety and environmental requirements, throughout Rhopoint Instruments facility.  Develop and monitor LEAN manufacturing processes.

Quality: 

Ensure Quality System procedures, policies and processes are maintained and developed in conjunction with the Group QA and H&S Manager.

  • Customer complaints investigation and progression to final closure.
  • Completion of Customer quality questionnaires.
  • Collating, updating and reporting on company key performance analysis – on time deliveries, customer complaints, supplier performance, product calibration/repair turnaround times etc.
  • Support of operational product manufacturing processes in a quality assurance capacity.
  • Performing internal/external audits to ensure compliance to company QMS.
  • Visiting suppliers, building relationships and developing LEAN supplier strategies.

 

Ensuring quality standard requirements are fully adhered to and maintained and performing regular internal audits to ensure compliance:

  • ISO 9001 quality standard
  • ISO 14001 environmental standard
  • ISO 17025 testing and calibration laboratory standard (UKAS)

Assist with the development of LEAN manufacturing processes.

Health & Safety:

Working in conjunction with Group QA and H&S Manager to

  • Review, progress and update H&S documentation – policies, manuals, risk assessments, COSHH etc to ensure they meet current requirements.
  • Carry out and complete Risk/COSHH assessments to legislative and company requirements.
  • Review and complete Health and Safety training assessments to ensuring company training requirements are adhered to.

Environmental:

To maintain compliance with the following regulations:

  • RoHS (restriction of hazardous substances)
  • REACH (registration, evaluation, authorisation & restriction of chemicals)
  • WEEE (waste, electrical & electronic equipment)
  • Dodd Frank Conflict Minerals.
  • COSHH (control of substances hazardous to health)

Person Specification:

  • A driven self-starter who can promote and continually improve Quality, Lean manufacturing, 5S disciplines, H&S and environmental requirements throughout the business on an ongoing basis.
  • A team player who can interact, liaise and support all departments and personnel as deemed necessary to facilitate the above requirements.
  • A quality engineer looking to build on current success in a manufacturing environment or a quality manager looking for a new challenge in a dynamic growing company.
  • Experience in a technical role within an electronics, optical or calibration environment an advantage.
  • Able to travel occasionally including overnight stays to other sites within the Rhopoint Group.

Based:

Rhopoint Instruments Ltd, St Leonards on Sea, East Sussex