Quality System Coordinator


About Us:

J Furphy & Sons are a 5th generation, family-owned manufacturing business, based in Shepparton, Victoria. The engineering arm of the business, Furphy Engineering specialises in stainless steel tank and vessel design, manufacture, inspection, and maintenance with customers across Australia. Find out more about Furphy Engineering here:  www.furphyengineering.com.au

Workplace values:

All Furphy Engineering staff are expected to perform their duties in accordance with Furphy Engineering’s workplace values, which are:

  • Our People Matter – We work safely and value everybody’s wellbeing
  • Good, Better, Best – We help each other to continuously improve everything that we do
  • Part of a Community – We invest in our communities to make them a better place to live
  • We Create Value – We take pride in creating value to our customers by making quality products and delivering great service
  • Honesty & Integrity – We trust one another to do the right thing

About the role:

Furphy Engineering are seeking to appoint an experienced Quality Systems Coordinator to oversee quality and risk management frameworks which are critical to the ongoing delivery of quality products and services in a safe manner.

This role will actively define and maintain quality frameworks and provide advice, support and coaching across these areas. As a key partner in maintaining our management systems and working closely with our Senior Management Team, you will ensure and maintain a positive risk-based focus across your tasks, including:

  • Define and develop key Quality Management System frameworks and processes and ensure continued certification to ISO9001
  • Review and verify the application of existing/new systems/processes
  • Lead and monitor investigations into quality incidents and non-conformances
  • Develop, implement and monitor corrective actions as a result of quality incident investigations and assess corrective action effectiveness
  • Develop and deliver annual internal quality audit plans

 About you:

If you are passionate about achieving exceptional outcomes regarding quality this role is for you. We are looking for someone that is professional, innovative, and committed to ensuring continued quality standards. To be successful in this role you will require:

  • Demonstrated experience in the management of quality systems including an understanding of ISO9001 certification
  • Demonstrated experience in internal and external quality audit processes
  • Demonstrated high level experience with a range of software systems including Microsoft Office applications
  • Strong oral & written communication skills
  • Well-developed organisational and planning skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively with executives and management teams at a strategic level
  • Demonstrated experience in a manufacturing industry or engineering environment – desirable

What we offer:

As part of the Furphy Engineering team, you will receive:

  • Working as part of a well-respected, industry leading business family business
  • Ongoing training for professional development and career progression
  • Access to our employee assistance program for employees and their families
  • A competitive remuneration package
  • Fantastic opportunity to lead and influence positive change within our organisation
  • Participation in an Employee Share Plan after a qualifying period
  • Lifestyle benefits associated with living in the Greater Shepparton region within regional Victoria

Please submit your resume and cover letter outlining relevant experience for this role, addressed to:

Corporate Services Manager

Furphy Engineering

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Quality System Coordinator


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Shepparton, Victoria

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