Manager - Quality Assurance

Supervision / Quality Control

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Job Description

Hayleys Group is ranked amongst Sri Lanka's largest, and most respected diversified conglomerates with a turnover in excess of USD 1 Billion. To explore the World of Hayleys, visit us at:

Manager Quality Assurance

We are seeking for an experienced and detail-oriented individual to oversee and execute our Quality Management System in our aluminum extrusion manufacturing facility. The successful candidate will be responsible for implementing and maintaining quality standards, procedures, and systems to ensure the production of high-quality aluminum extruded products that meet or exceed customer expectations. If you have a strong background in quality management within the manufacturing industry and a passion for delivering excellence, we encourage you to apply.

The main job functions of this position will include:

  • Execute and improve the Quality Management System (QMS): Develop, implement, and maintain a comprehensive Quality Management System (QMS) to ensure compliance with industry standards, customer requirements, and regulatory guidelines.
  • Quality Controlling of the Processes: Establish and enforce quality control procedures at all stages of the manufacturing processes, including incoming raw materials, production, and final inspection. Conduct regular audits and inspections to verify compliance with quality standards.
  • Quality Assurance Planning: Develop quality assurance plans and strategies to identify potential quality issues and prevent defects. Collaborate with production and engineering teams to implement preventive measures and continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Supplier Quality Management: Evaluate and monitor the quality performance of suppliers and subcontractors. Establish quality requirements for incoming materials and components and ensure adherence to the specifications.
  • Product Testing and Inspection: Define and oversee product testing protocols and inspection procedures to ensure product conformance and reliability. Utilize statistical analysis and data-driven approaches to monitor product quality and identify areas for improvement.
  • Non-Conformance Management: Lead the investigation and resolution of non-conforming products or processes. Implement corrective and preventive actions to address root causes and prevent recurrence of quality issues.
  • Training and Development: Provide training and development support to production and quality control staff on quality assurance procedures, tools, techniques, etc. Foster a culture of quality consciousness and continuous improvement throughout the organization.
  • Documentation and Reporting: Maintain accurate records of quality control activities, including test results, inspection reports, and corrective actions. Generate regular reports on metrics of quality performance and trends for management review.
  • Customer Satisfaction: Collaborate with sales and customer service teams to address customer feedback and complaints related to product quality. Implement measures to enhance customer satisfaction and loyalty through improved product quality and reliability.

The suitable candidate should possess:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering / Materials Engineering / Manufacturing / Quality Management or from a related field. Having a Master's degree is preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in quality assurance or quality management roles within the manufacturing industry, preferably in aluminum extrusion or metal fabrication.
  • In-depth knowledge of quality management principles, methodologies, and tools, such as Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, and ISO standards.
  • Proficiency in quality assurance techniques, including statistical analysis, root cause analysis, and failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA).
  • Self-motivated, Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills, with the ability to influence and motivate cross-functional teams.
  • Knowledge in measuring techniques, ISIR, PPAP.
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to convey complex technical information to diverse audiences. Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy and precision in quality assessment and documentation.

We seek a dedicated, result oriented young individual with good communication skills, analytical skills, and sound personal attributes.

Alumex PLC

Established in 1988, Alumex PLC is a subsidiary of Hayleys PLC and has been a leading force in Sri Lanka's aluminum industry. Our manufacturing facilities are located at the Lindel Industrial Estate in Sapugaskanda, Makola, and Minuwangoda Road Ekala. Alumex specializes in the development and production of Aluminum extrusions, serving a diverse range of applications. Our unwavering commitment to excellence has positioned us as the market leader, distinguished by our exceptional product range. We are proud to hold licenses for manufacturing Aluminum Profiles for global brands and have earned ISO 9001:2015 and SLSI certifications, attesting to our commitment to quality.

In the dynamic landscape of Sri Lanka's construction industry, Alumex has emerged as a fast-growing corporate entity. We are now poised for further expansion, both locally and beyond. We are currently inviting applications from qualified candidates to join our team and fill the following vacancy at our manufacturing facility at Sapugaskanda.

The remuneration package for the above position is very competitive and the rewards are performance-driven. If you think you have what it takes to be successful in this challenging role, please click on Apply Now or please apply within 7 days of this publication by email to [email protected] or by post to Deputy General Manager - HR and Admin, Alumex PLC, Pattiwila Road, Sapugaskanda, Makola indicating the position applied for on the subject line of the email or on the top left corner of the envelope. Influencing will not have any bearing on the selection process, which is merit-based. Hayleys is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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