Technical and Quality Manager

Vortice Ltd
30000.00 GBP Annual
13 Mar 2018
10 Apr 2018
Job Type
Contract Type

General overview

This role will manage the day to day running of the technical department, consisting of three plus members of staff. Ensuring all deadlines and timetable are adhered to. One of the main aspects will be liaising with Italy, with regards to new product requirements and the quality of existing products. When requested by customers or management site visits will be required to identify issues and solutions. Maintain Company knowledge of Industry Standards, through attending RVA meetings and continue to research and identify changes that affect Vortice UK.

Skills Required

- Management and leadership

- Organised and disciplined

- Good communicator

- Professional manner

- Ventilation knowledge (across domestic and commercial)

- Highly competent on word, excel and power point

- Auto CAD experience essential

- Building regulations knowledge

- Electrical experience

- Be able to work as part of a team, but use own initiative to work individually

- Flexible and Organic (not a clock watcher)

Main Duties

- Management of two or more staff

- Training of new and existing staff

- Technical design for all ventilation schemes

- NRG EC project, including training, product selection, sales support visits and on-site support

- QBK SAL KC project, including training, sizing product and sales support visits

- Off-site POD Manufacturer project

- Support Spec Managers and National Sales Manager

- Ensure progression and innovation of product development, working closely with Milan

- Preparation and delegation of Quotes for all ventilation schemes

- Commercial Sales project target

- Attending product development meetings in Milan

- Attending Feta meetings on behalf of Vortice

- Build and maintain relationship with all ABM's

- Continual training of all Vortice staff on new and existing products

- Leader of Training BPEC course

- Provide BPEC course to internal staff and external individuals

- Handling of incoming calls for the technical department

- Main point of contact for quality issues between customers and Italy

- Ensure all internal and external reports are completed and distributed in a timely manner

- Maintain an up to date knowledge of building regulations and ensure this is communicated to essential parties (internal and external).

- Review product specification to ensure they meet building regulation and highlight issues

- Responsible for verification of product literature in the UK market

- Technical input to all new product development marketing document

- Preparation and delivery of presentations

- Weekly Monday team meetings, to review quote status, outstanding issues, address queries, etc

- Production of monthly reports

- Ad hoc Technical Duties