Salary Upon Application
Date Posted
15 December
Closing Date
17 January


Rutland Plastics is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced Quality Manager. Rutland Plastics is one of the UK's leading Injection moulding companies having recently been named 'Processor of the Year'.

The successful candidate will be a natural communicator, be able to quickly understand our customers’ needs, and able to translate that into a right-first-time mindset throughout our operations. This is an exciting opportunity for a driven individual to lead a highly knowledgeable team of 10 direct reports and make a visible impact across the company.

Reporting to the Operations Manager the key responsibilities of this role are:

  • Undertake site visits and develop a culture of open communication with customers.
  • Manage a team of 10 staff, undertaking a range of Quality-related duties.
  • Implement robust quality assurance programs on a product-by-product basis.
  • Ensure that non-conformances are satisfactorily addressed at root-cause.
  • Conduct end-to-end reviews of our process to identify and mitigate potential escapes.
  • Create work-flow instructions to minimise errors contributed by human factors.
  • Provide on-going training and support in order to improve the skills of our workforce.

The ideal candidate will have :

  • Min 10 years experience of working in a Quality-driven manufacturing environment.
  • Demonstrable experience of modern Quality Management systems (AQL, Six-Sigma).
  • A proactive attitude to communication to resolve issues and identify solutions.
  • Be a role model for Rutland Plastics Values and associated Behaviours.
  • Promote a culture of open communications to achieve continuous improvement.

The essential skills required of this role are:

  • Excellent organisational and supervisory skills.
  • Able to demonstrate a logical approach to problem solving.
  • Positive outgoing personality, able to motivate and lead others.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • The ability to make tough decisions under pressure.

In return we are offering a very competitive package depending on skills and experience, annual performance bonus, 32 days holidays (to include Christmas shutdown and bank holidays), *private health insurance, *death in service insurance, PPE and on-site parking.

Please apply through the link to Indeed, FAO Dem Roulston. Include a covering letter summarising your experience and personal qualities, along with your CV.


  • Company pension
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Private medical insurance
  • Profit sharing
  • Sick pay


  • Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:
Rutland Plastics follows all COVID guidelines as set out by our industry body The British Plastics Federation.