Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Quality Manager


Job Description:

Orion are excited to collaborate once again with our leading Engineering & Manufacturing client located in Slough on their next most important hire in 2024. This is a chance for a well-versed and Quality passionate professional who possesses a substantial amount of time-served, to spearhead the Quality department. 

This opportunity comes as a result of a marked shift, led by our clients Operations Director, who has been instrumental in transforming their strategic direction which has seen a meaningful change to the facility and wider group. As their next, newly appointed Quality Manager you will collaborate with the Operations Director on creating a robust and quality culture. 

Why should you consider applying for the role of Quality Manager?

  • 25 Days Annual Leave (plus 8 for BH) 
  • Private Pension 
  • Life Insurance 
  • An opportunity to have full autonomy over the Quality function, no micro-management and a leader who fully appreciates and values the importance of Quality Engineering

What do you need to be able to demonstrate on your CV in order to be shortlisted?

  • A minimum of 3 years experience working at Quality Managers level OR as a Senior Quality Engineer level within an engineering and manufacturing environment (please note applications received where this is not demonstrated will not be considered) 
  • Either HNC/HND or Bachelors Degree in a Engineering related subject 
  • Strong practical and theoretical knowledge of methodologies used in Root Cause Analysis activities as well as CAPA's. 
  • Creation and or improvement of Quality Management Systems 
  • Strong knowledge of supporting a business gain additional ISO standards (our client are already 9001 certified, but it would be advantageous if you have supported a business to gain 13485, 9100 or 16949 etc.)
  • Have collaborated and supported other internal engineering departments on new products/projects with a 'Quality' focus. 


Thank you for your application. Due to the volume of applications we receive, unfortunately we are not able to respond to every application personally, therefore, if you have not heard back from us within 5 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful. To see our other available vacancies please visit our website.



  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Additional Salary Info

    Private Pension, 25 Days Annual Leave, Life Assurance

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities
  • Years Experience

    2+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

  • Educational level

    HND/HNC or equivalent