- Plymouth, GB
- £25 /hr
- Available now
I have worked in quality management and engineering roles for many years in various industries from metal fabrications, press work, light engineering, high volume component manufacturemore...I have worked in quality management and engineering roles for many years in various industries from metal fabrications, press work, light engineering, high volume component manufacture for automotive industries, calibration to UKAS standards, The IT service industry and medical, not to mention plastic extrusions and moulding.
I am a certified quality professional and a founder member of the Chartered Quality Institute of London, this is the only certifying body for Quality professionals in the UK. In addition, I am a qualified and experienced lead auditor, trained to IRCA level (International Register of Certified Auditors).
However, I also favour a hands on approach and I am continually updating my skills. Quality management is an ever changing field, and to make your business work you need to continually improve your internal systems and the services you supply to customers.
Here is a selection of just some of the services I can offer:
Emergency cover for key QA staff i.e. holidays/sickness
Training for staff on quality assurance
Process validation using 6 sigma tools and techniques
MSA • measurement systems analysis (gauge R & R)
PPAP and AQP completion, or support and training if required
FMEA’s, Control Plans, Flow Charts
Design of Access Databases for data collection, generating reports, etc
Quality manuals, written or updated
Procedures, work instructions, visual guides and standards
8D, problem solving techniques
SPC and Statistical analysis • facilitating statistical customer requirements into your organisation
Auditing • your suppliers, or internal • setting up your audit plans as required
Analysis and presentation of company data
Internal calibration systems
Setting up 5S housekeeping
Value stream mapping
Area Covered: Plymouth, Devon, Cornwall
Work Experience Summary: Freelance quality assurance professional experienced in management systems complying with ISO/TS16949, ISO 9001, CAA, NAMAS and FDA.
IRCA qualified lead auditor with 10 years experience.
Very experienced problem solver and process improver.
Trained in kaizen/8D/validation techniques/6 sigma tools.
High profile manager dealing with customers and
suppliers on a daily basis. Having worked from shop floor Inspector level right up to senior management level, I am able to cover any task efficiently and effectively, from hands on level to training, presenting and preparing company data. Available for short-term cover/contracts to cover sickness, holiday leave and other key posts.
Education Summary: Chartered Quality Institute Chartered Quality Professional Corporate Member of the Chartered Quality Institute MO26688
Statistical analysis for the control of quality
Specifications, standards and quality audits
Quality assurance management
IRCA European Registered lead auditor 1182746
Institute of Management Computing and management information technology
City and Guilds 743 in quality control parts 1 and 2
Validation practitioner training
Planning and managing projects
Kaizen lean manufacturing
Ford sanctioned QS 9000 internal auditor training
Problem solving techniques
Management training • business excellence
Customer service • business excellence
How to handle people with tact and skill
Influencing, persuading and negotiation for managers
Ford statistical process control • advanced
Ford statistical process control • introduction
Zero variation techniques • smallpeice trust
SPC for JIT systems
NAMAS accreditation and calibration training
Assertiveness and negotiation skills - smallpeice trust
Microsoft access customised
Miscellaneous engineering training
18 months comprehensive inspection training
Shorthand, typing and book keeping
Quality Management and Engineering Consultant