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Quality Assurance Advisor

Location: Dibden Contract: Full TimeSalary: £Competitive

We are looking to recruit a Quality Assurance Advisor to join us at head office in Dibden (near Southampton), Hampshire. The purpose of the role is to be a focal point within the business for professional and consistent advice on Quality Assurance matters enabling others to achieve and continually improve the R&W Way of working. Neither a policing role nor a remote subject matter expert the Quality Assurance Advisor should promote best practice through methods, behaviours and be able to aide operational teams, including supply chain partners, to meet the desired R&W, Client and legislative standards.

Duties to include:

  • Support and advise all R&W management and staff in the development and improvement of the Business Management System (BMS) including company Processes and Procedures.
  • Ensure R&W and those working with us comply with current legislation, industry and R&W standards and approved codes of practice, including National Highway Sector Schemes, RISQS and the Principal Contractor Licensing Scheme.
  • Carry out regular site inspections and audits to evaluate the effectiveness of the BMS, producing detailed reports to the Quality and Business Improvement Manager and relevant operational teams.
  • Assist operational teams in identifying improvements and corrective actions from audits, including trend and root cause analysis and the close-out of actions and non-conformance.
  • Support in the development and communication of changes to company processes.

Candidate criteria:


  • Be a confident and engaging individual who can work with teams to overcome conflicting demands.
  • Hold a comprehensive knowledge of Quality management and continual improvement tools and techniques.
  • Previous experience working on National Highway Sector Schemes, RISQS and Principal Contractor Licensing Scheme compliance.
  • Able to demonstrate behaviours which embrace the R&W Way.
  • Full driving licence and good working knowledge of Microsoft packages including Excel and Word.


  • Good knowledge and experience of statutory legislation, regulations, civil, rail and highway maintenance standards and best practice including Health, Safety, Environment and Well-being.
  • Certified auditor training
  • Appropriate CSCS card
  • PTS qualified

R&W Recruitment mailbox: 02380 423597

We aim to respond to your application within two weeks. If you do not hear from us within this time-frame, then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.


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Quality Assurance Advisor

Location: Dibden

Contract: Permanent

Salary: £Competitive

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