Quality Manager (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Hamburg

Your missions
The purpose of the position is to ensure an independent authority for monitoring the company structure/processes with direct connection to the management. With his experience, the Head of Quality draws the management's attention directly to deviations of existing processes from normative requirements, as well as customer requirements, and develops solutions with regard to the process chain.
He is responsible for monitoring and revising internal company guidelines.
Working closely with General Management, Operational Management and Human Resources Management of Derichebourg Aeronautics Services GmbH and the Head of Quality Department of Derichebourg Aeronautics Services GmbH.
He ensures that the procedures applied within the company comply with the appropriate quality reference documentation so that the company delivers a quality-compliant product... 


  • Documenting the general organisational system and determining all of the company’s processes
  • Continuous review and further development of the organisation's process landscape
  • Coordination, consulting and training of managers and functional employees around the process landscape
  • Implementing the necessary accreditation and/or certification processes for the activity (EN 9100, PART 21, ISO 9001)
  • Analysing the procedures applied in the company to ensure that they comply with the quality reference documentation or to adapt it as required
  • Assessing the efficacy of the quality management system (planning and carrying out audits, analysing indicators, following up on preventative and corrective measures)
  • Planning audits to analyse procedures applied within the company
  • Ensuring that corrective and preventive measures to deal with non-conformities, customer complaints and changes to requirements are applied
  • Interfacing with the supervisory authorities, manufacturers and customers issuing accreditations, certifications and qualifications
  • Permanently ensuring customer satisfaction (paying attention to customer expectations, visits to ensure customer satisfaction)
Operational supervisorreporting to the General Management of Derichebourg Aeronautics Services GmbH – The Head of Quality and the CEO
Your profile
  • Ideally an Engineering Degree related to Quality or A Master Degree in Quality Management or equivalent 
  • Knowledge of aeronautical regulations (Part 21) and the EN9100 standard
  • Professional experience in quality management, in handling and implementing a quality management system
  • Good knowledge in the field of aerospace or comparable industries, as well as the technical environment of the organisation
  • Knowledge of quality standards (EN9100, ISO 9001), as well as other common normative requirements
  • Knowledge of the Airbus environment (DOA regulations, etc.)
  • Audit experience (internal: project & system audits; external: supplier audits), certification as auditor desirable
  • Experience in process management (visualisation, improvement of processes)
  • Experience in risk management
  • Programming skills (VBA)
  • Very good MS Office skills
  • Analysing and summarising regulatory/customer documentation
  • Interpreting quality management regulations and assessing their impact on the company
  • Bringing Quality Management issues to the attention of Senior Management and providing relevant advice
  • Planning and carrying out audits
  • Ensuring that quality standards are enforced
  • Helping colleagues apply quality standards
  • Prioritising urgent tasks and setting deadlines
  • Pooling experience and envisaging suitable solutions
  • Promoting dialogue and the involvement of different operational sectors
  • Managing and setting objectives for the Quality team

  • Strong communication skills 
  • A very good level of English (C1level minimum) and a good German level 
  • Familiar with multicultural environment
  • Good relational skills and disciplined
  • Ability to set priorities
  • Capable of contributing to continuous improvement
  • Analytical skills
  • Critical and Teaching skills
  • Freely take initiatives
  • Dynamic and very flexible
  • Strict, reactive and autonomous 
  • Solution-oriented mindset
  • Good at stress and pressure management
  • A well-developed ability to adapt
Why Derichebourg?
We offer:

  • A good and pleasant working atmosphere
  • A motivated and cooperative team
  • A good integration process
  • A contribution to the HVV Proficard
  • Active promotion of personal development
  • 28 days of holiday per year and a working time account
  • A company retirement savings plan
  • A contribution to the gym membership fees
  • Participation in the "Corporate Benefits" programme
About us

DERICHEBOURG Aeronautics Services GmbH

DERICHEBOURG Aeronautics Services Germany GmbH was founded in 2009 as the German subsidiary in aviation of the internationally successful DERICHEBOURG GROUP.
As a partner of clients such as the Airbus Group, we support our customers with expertise, proactivity and a strong service ethos. We are aviation professionals and assist our clients with various projects in all phases of an aircraft's life. Our company is characterised by a high level of expertise and experience and is characterised by an international corporate culture through its affiliation with its French parent company

Your application!
We appreciate your interest in Derichenourg aeronautics services. Please fill in the following short form. Should you have any difficulties in uploading your files, please contact us by mail at derichebourg-jobs@m.personio.de

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