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Quality & Compliance Manager reporting to Managing Director Apply Now

Prime Objectives of the position:

  • Be responsible for managing and maintaining systems and procedures.
  • Improve the quality of the Company’s products and services.
  • Reduce the Company’s environmental impacts.
  • Ensure compliance with ISO 9001, ISO 14001 & ISO 18001.

Main Duties:

  • Manage all aspects of the Quality Management System, Environmental Management System and Occupational Health & Safety Management System.
  • Organise meetings as required.
  • Follow up internal quality issues.
  • Follow up problems with suppliers and free issue material.
  • Undertaking on site supplier audits when required.
  • Respond to customer complaints.
  • Organising, presenting and minute twice yearly management reviews.
  • Provide the directors with regular analysis of quality and environmental performance.
  • Dealing with onsite customer audits and visits.
  • Dealing with external auditing bodies.
  • Leading continuous improvement activities.
  • Accident reporting & investigation.
  • Undertake and review risk assessments.
  • Arranging external health surveillance courses prepare and deliver in house health, safety & hygiene and ensure records for all personnel are maintained.
  • Ensure pest controls measures in place and records maintained.
  • Organise and attend supervisors & production meetings.

Key Qualities, Skills and Attributes Required:


  • Experience of maintaining & updating ISO 9000, ISO 14001 & ISO 18001 and standard operating procedures.
  • Internal auditing experience.
  • Ability to influence, train and motivate staff.
  • Good IT skills including Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Good numeracy and literacy with attention to detail.
  • A friendly but firm and mature manner.
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
  • Understanding of relevant legislation.


  • An engineering background.
  • Flexible attitude.
  • Formal qualification in H&S (min Level 3 H&S in the Workplace).
  • Diploma in Quality Management.
  • Knowledge and experience of Sage Accounts.
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The Company

Select Bag Sealers (SBS) is a small engineering business that manufactures and supports packaging machinery used in the food industry. The current owners acquired the business early in 2016 and have already made significant improvements to the working environment, efficiency and responsiveness of the organisation.

Part of a small privately owned group based near Leeds Bradford airport, the owners see the opportunity for considerable growth over the next few years both by offering excellent support to the UK customer base and by planned expansion into other geographical markets.

The Group employs around 35 people, sharing resources such as finance, HR and compliance. SBS has a small dedicated workforce focusing on machine assembly and customer support with on-site service and rapid spares availability. Since acquiring the business, the accounts and stock systems have been completely changed to streamline business processes. Whilst many further improvements are possible, the work so far has reaped huge benefits such as simplifying supply of spare parts, eliminating huge amounts of paperwork. The business is now far more responsive to its customers.

Working with a local engineering consultancy, we have converted the technical drawing base to 3D CAD (Solid Works) providing a strong foundation for product development.

The Opportunity

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Quality & Compliance Manager to join our team based in Yeadon, Leeds.

ProSpool and Select Bag Sealers are both owned by the same people and the Directors work across both companies. ProSpool are a tape converting company and Select Bag Sealers are a machine manufacturing company.

The Quality & Compliance Manager will report to the Managing Director and will be responsible for managing and maintaining systems and procedures so that the quality of the Company’s products and services is continually improving, the Company’s environmental impacts are reduced and to ensure compliance with ISO 9001, ISO 14001 & ISO 18001.

The hours of work are 9.00am to 5.00pm although flexible working is available.

The role is currently performed on a flexible basis, 3 day per week, however we anticipate this being a full time role moving forward. We would be willing to consider either flexible arrangement or a job share.

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