Quality Assurance Site Manager – Leicester

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Quality Assurance Site Manager to join the team in this well established and fast growing leading façade contractor.


Alumet is able to offer design, manufacture and installation services for the complete building envelope, including aftercare and maintenance. We are one of the most respected specialist contractors in the UK, working with a broad range of blue chip contractors and clients in the UK. Our success is attributed to the fact that the whole team is committed to recognising client’s needs and providing innovative and efficient solutions. Staff, facilities, procedures and systems are all recognised as essential factors, resulting in a company that can excel in all client requirements. Everything that we do is focused on building quality on time.


This is a permanent role based on site in Leicester.


In order to process your application, you must include a covering letter specifying why you are interested in this role, whether you have right to work in the UK (without needing sponsorship) and your annual salary requirements.


You will be responsible for ensuring that Alumet’s site services and activities meet and maintain set standards, enabling a successful delivery of the project in terms of quality control. Projecting a quality culture to all site personnel.


Main Activities/Responsibilities:

  • Monitor the implementation of the Quality System procedures by the site team, sub-contractors and suppliers.
  • Ensure procedures are properly understood, carried out and audited.
  • Champion a ‘Right First Time’ culture throughout the Company.
  • Carry out regular inspections and keep detailed records as evidence that work is of the highest possible quality utilising Fieldview.
  • Be pro-active in the identification and resolution of problems, informing the Site Management of any non-conformities observed.
  • Monitor the progress of corrective actions and confirm the action taken to close the NCRs to the management team.
  • Support the Quality Manager if necessary with the preparation of site procedures, activity plans and assurance records to ensure that staff have comprehensive and complete records for work carried out.
  • Participate in daily/weekly/monthly internal or with the Client site meetings.
  • Contribute to project reporting in terms of QA/QC activities.
  • Ensure that required certificates are available and valid.
  • Participate in daily/weekly/monthly internal or with the Client site meetings.
  • Contribute to Project monthly reporting in respect of the QA/QC activities.
  • Co-ordinate and lead 3rd party audits.
  • Develop strong professional relationships with the site team and other relevant personnel.
  • Keep the Site Management informed of all site related activities.
  • Manage own workload.


Other responsibilities:

  • Acting as an ambassador/exemplar of Alumet Systems and embracing/supporting/promoting the Company culture and values.
  • Seeking and developing ongoing continuous improvement.
  • To comply with any objectives/targets/KPIs given.
  • To comply and ensure those under your control comply with all Company policies including Alumet’s Health & Safety and Environmental/Sustainability Policies
  • Any other duties relevant to the role or as determined by the Manager.


Training & Development:

  • Attending any internal/external training courses relevant to the role or as required by the Company.
  • Ongoing personal development.



  • Excellent knowledge and experience of Quality processes in relation to site activities.
  • Sufficient experience in a similar role, including good knowledge of rainscreen cladding and curtain wall installation.
  • Internal auditing.
  • Hosting and management of external audits (client or certification bodies).
  • Qualification in a relevant Degree an advantage.
  • Familiar with RCCA (Root Cause Corrective Action).
  • Knowledge and previous usage of Fieldview.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills, with the ability to build strong relationships.
  • Highly presentable with the ability to gain trust and respect.
  • High degree of initiative.
  • High level of leadership and management skills.
  • Self-motivated.
  • Good IT skills – proficient in the application and use of information technology.
  • Be methodical, logical and detail oriented.
  • Be professional, customer friendly, amenable and a team player.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Good eye for detail and ability to critique standards to ensure high quality finish.
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure.



Alumet Systems (UK) Ltd operates a Preferred Supplier List (PSL) for recruitment agencies which is reviewed periodically. We do not accept unsolicited CVs from agencies who are not part of our current PSL. Receipt of unsolicited CVs does not imply an introduction to Alumet Systems (UK) Ltd and will be considered the property of Alumet Systems (UK) Ltd, therefore no ownership of such candidates will be given. We retain the right to pursue and hire such speculative candidates without any obligation to any third-party terms and conditions, even when these are submitted with the CV. We will not pay any agency fees associated with unsolicited third-party applications.


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