Quality Manager - M&E - Dublin

Location: Ireland

EUR 70,000 - 100,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2201-28458

Consultant: Colm Ashmore

Are you a Quality Manager with experience working with in the construction industry with either main contractors or engineering consultancies?

Are you interested in taking the next step up in your career into a Group role with a leading M&E contractor?

If you are looking for a role with great scope to develop your career, please send your CV to colm@jobcontax.com or call Colm on +353-1-9696684

Quality Manager - M&E - Dublin

Job Description

Our client is a leading Mechanical and Electrical engineering contractor working on large scale commerical, pharma/biotech and datacentre projects in Ireland and mainland Europe

They are seeking to appoint a Group Quality Manager to be based in the Dublin area with travel to various sites and other office locations as required

The role will direct the Group wide team of Quality Managers (Company, Division & Project based) to achieve quality management system targets 

Develop and sustain the Quality Management System (QMS) in line with the required industry standards, accreditation requirements and business requirements across the Group through existing and new procedures. 

Ensure that all quality-focused activities operate in accordance with local health, safety and environmental policies and procedures to ensure the safety and wellbeing of staff, craft labour and visitors.  

Conduct risk assessments of quality processes in conjunction with Group EHS.

Regulate, control and improve the quality of all processes (administrative & craft) throughout the business.  This includes auditing to ensure compliance by a third party accredited body where appropriate. 

Manage the audit schedule of all group activities (administrative & craft). Ensure that all nonconformities raised via internal/external audits are rectified, verified and control measures put in place. Produce quarterly findings report for all Directors across the Group to ensure continual improvement and compliance.

Encourage and embed a culture of continuous improvement throughout the Group.  

Manage all quality based certification requirements. Liaise directly with external bodies on all matters relating to registration; while maintaining and improving them, in line with business needs.

Oversee the development and execution of all welding procedures, specifications, fabrication/assembly standards and codes/standards.

Oversee the development and execution of all electrical installation specifications, standards and codes/standards.

Oversee the maintenance of all in-house systems and procedures to ensure they are updated, revised and modified to meet the needs of external certification bodies, Clients and the business. 

Review the Quality section of Tender Documents with regard to administrative, materials, and craft labour (fabrication & assembly) requirements prior to Tender Submission.

Ensure that all necessary systems and procedures are in place to satisfy all Client requirements and audits.

Introduce new systems and procedures where appropriate, for example by business need / through lessons learned / directive and standards. 

Direct the Group wide team of Quality Managers (Company, Division & Project based) to achieve quality management system targets on a quarterly basis as set out by the Board of Directors.

Provide for training the Group wide team of Quality Managers in all aspects of the quality management system and application of procedures. 

Undertake regular internal and process audits of the QMS. Ensure corrective actions are undertaken to address nonconformities found; and verify closure of nonconformities

Hold monthly performance meetings with the Group wide team of Quality Managers team in order to; 

Identify business improvement opportunities within the Group, 

Develop, implement and manage key performance indicators (KPIs) for each area of responsibility, 

Set department objectives/KPIs and review and assess ongoing performance. 

Ensure KPIs are met by working to the overall plan, including management of, and reporting

Hold annual Quality Management Review / Seminar.

Report monthly on achievement of targets and identify any actions required


Bachelor’s Degree (Honours) in an Engineering / Science Discipline required

Post Graduate qualification or similar in Management / Quality desirable

10+ years working with Engineering / Construction contractors, 5+years in a Senior Management role and 3years in a Senior Quality role


€70K-100K competitive salary package with company benefits based on experience and qualifications


Colm Ashmore is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Quality Manager interested in roles based in Dublin, you can contact Colm by e-mail at colm@jobcontax.com or phone +353-1-9696684 for a confidential chat.

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