**Company Overview:** If a culture of excellence, innovation and ownership is what you’re searching for, consider putting your experience in motion at Flowserve. As an individual contributor, or as a leader of people, your enterprise mindset will ensure Flowserve’s position as the global standard in comprehensive flow control solutions. Here, your opportunity for professional development and industry leading rewards will be supported by our foundational commitments to the values of people first, integrity and safety. Thinking beyond opportunity and reward, at Flowserve, we are inspired by working together to create extraordinary flow control solutions to make the world better for everyone! **Position Description:** To lead the Quality and Engineering function of the Serck Audco operation, to ensure our products are delivered to the highest standard of technology and quality as expected from a leading brand. Ensure quality processes are effective across the supply chain whilst maintaining product compliance and driving product development. **Position Requirements:** 1. Own the QMS and Product Quality: Manage the QM/QA/QC activities including Auditing, Problem Solving, NCR, Customer Complaints, Vendor Management, product certification etc. to ensure QMS compliance (PED/ISO 9001/API Q1 etc.) and developing a Quality strategy that prevents Non-Conformities and reduces COPQ. 2. Ensure Product compliance: Manage Engineering activities such as creation/approval of product designs, ITPs and manufacturing specification/procedures to ensure compliance to standards (API/ASME etc.) and customer specifications 3. Provide technical support: Help members of the other functions in Problem Solving, Technical analysis, Training and Continuous Improvement to achieve the goals of the operation whist promoting a culture of quality and technological innovation. 4. Drive R&D: pursue technological advancements and customer approvals as required to maintain our technical leadership and expand our product reach. 5. Support the Talent Cycle : Manage the Function Staff (currently 8 direct reports + 6 on a dotted line), creating a work environment in which employees are proud to work, providing relevant development opportunities, ensuring that local leadership continuity is intact over time and minimizing retention risk of critical knowledge or personnel. 6. Be a Leader : Maintain positive employee relations within the facility by acting as a role model inspiring, setting direction and communicating to the site personnel across the functions, cascading goals that seek to align an individual’s efforts to that of the larger operation’s Quality and Engineering objectives, providing feedback and coaching to direct reports and other staff and recognizing the contributions of others to business success. **Preferences:** Education / Training: + Degree, preferably with in Engineering or equivalent experience + Management qualification such as MBA is desirable, but not essential Experience: + Minimum 5 years in a quality management and/or engineering management experience is required + Minimum 5 years of people management experience is required + Experience in mechanical engineering (with strong preference on metal working) + Working in a corporate environment with responsibility over assigned targets + Experience in auditing + Experience in the valves or pressure vessels industry or casting is preferred Knowledge: + ISO 9001 and quality systems management is required + Product codes and standards: API Q1, PED, ASME VIII, API 6D, API 6A are not essential + Basic engineering knowledge to understand engineering processes, materials and typical manufacturing processes + Proficient understanding of MRP systems, production flow and inventory management + CIP techniques such as Lean & Six Sigma + Computer literate, with emphasis on Excel, Outlook, and SAP + Fluency in English language is essential Key Capabilities / Skills + Challenge the status quo, “raising the bar” to drive change and achieve results. + Energize the workforce to deliver results creating a positive image through positive + actions and words. + Re-frame issues in a way that results in actions that increase belief and confidence in + the business, generates motivation and increases business performance. + Initiate and Engage in activities that demonstrate ownership for the operation. + Collaborate with colleagues and rationalize input from others to leverage the value to the business, recognizing that different words can often have the same meaning or intent. + Treat people with dignity and respect. **Job Posting/Business Card Title:** Quality and Engineering Manager **Primary Posting Location:** Haywards Heath, United Kingdom **Percentage of Approximate Travel Required:** 20% **Job Posting Category:** Other **Employment Type:** Full time **Country:** Great Britain **Auto req ID:** 47843BR Flowserve is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, disability or protected veteran status. 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