Mechanical IQA/IV

£31180 to £33226 Per year
Job Type 
Engineering Jobs
Job ID 
Posted on 
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 5:17am

About the Role:

The Role:
Main purpose of the job:

IQA lead for Engineering and associated disciplines.

Main duties and responsibilities:

Monitoring the Quality of engineering assessors through sampling of learner portfolios, observations & company KPI's to comply with the IQA strategy
Holding regular IQA standardisation meetings & ensuring the quality of assessment is up to AO standards
Meeting EQA's & presenting company IQA evidence
Management of assessor training to meet TAQA standard on continuous cycle
Monitor the use of OneFile with all assessors & learners
Support assessors / trainers in the use of OneFile, including the training & support of new staff
Provide monthly reports from OneFile on learner /assessor usage & also administration support (for reports)

The Company:
Our Client is a first rate educational body with an end goal of educating, developing and inspiring the next generation of workers to the highest standard in order for them to enter the local working market. Our client operates in over 7 locations within Cumbria and has contributed monumentally to the local supply chain with 97% of apprentices going directly in to full time employment.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
This is a highly specialist role that will require the following core competencies:

* Time-served engineer (mechanical bias)
* Knowledge of work based learning
* IQA (IV) award (or agreement to work towards)
* Assessors award
* Good sound knowledge of Onefile

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
* Experience of Internal Verification (min 3 years).
* Ability to work closely with assessors & managers from all disciplines
* Proficient in MS Office particularly Excel, able to create and work with complex Excel spreadsheets.
* Initiative to be able to develop and improve systems and procedures.
* Actively contribute to the achievement of the Business Plan, Self-Assessment and Quality Improvement Plan.

Personal Qualities
* Proven ability to maintain and develop positive working relationships both internally and externally.
* Present a positive and professional image at all times.
* Maintain occupational competencies by attending informal/formal training.
* Strong attention to detail with high level organisational skills and self-management.
* Excellent interpersonal skills.
* Strong multi-tasking skills.
* Ability to prioritise workloads.
* Effective team working skills and collaboration in efficient task management.

The above should not be regarded as an exhausti

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.