Join our Talent Network

Skip to main content

Corporate Information  |  Careers

Careers Home > Job Search Results > Service Quality Manager

Service Quality Manager

This job posting is no longer active.

Location: Doncaster, England, United Kingdom
Job ID: 44509
Date Posted: Nov 18, 2019
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail Limited
Profession (Job Category): Engineering
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full-time
Remote: Optional

Share: mail
Save Job Saved


Are you looking for opportunities to work on high profile rail projects and advanced technology alongside experts from the UK, Europe and Japan? Come and join the fastest growing rail business in the world!


As a global provider of total railway solutions, Hitachi Rail has a growing international presence and product range. We are leading the largest rail modernisation project in UK history and delivering the UK’s next generation of rolling stock. We are working to Inspire the Next – and this is your chance to be part of it.

Your new role

Hitachi Rail are currently looking to recruit a Service Quality Manager based in Doncaster. The Service Quality Manager will be responsible for service quality and product quality management within our service and maintenance business.


Specifically, you will be responsible for the following deliverables:

  • Escalate and reports to Service & Maintenance Head of Product & Service Quality in case of major Product Safety and Quality issues.

  • Identify and promote quality improvement initiatives within Train Maintenance Centres

  • Provide  support to Operations and Maintenance Engineering in case of significant or repetitive quality issues (i.e. Manufacturing Quality, Supplier Quality)

  • Provide support to Quality Assurance & Control for ISO 9001 and ECM audit activities and related preventive/corrective actions follow up.

  • Assures the proper management of depot Non-Conformities in coordination with all the involved functions.

  • Assure the planning of an independent regular depot “In Process” Checks on maintenance execution in order to verify the compliance to maintenance plan, internal procedures, competence management system and regulatory system (independent eye).

  • Manages the Train Maintenance Centre Quality KPI reporting and continuously promotes quality metrics optimization.

About you

Essential requirements
  • Experience in a quality management role. 
  • Ideally have in experience in rolling stock, rail or train maintenance.

  • Strong knowledge of service management issues.
  • Experience in root cause analysis.
  • Experience in service and maintenance regimes.



  • Mechanical or Electric Engineering qualification or equivalent experience

  • Strong determination and orientation on results
  • Attitude to team working
  • Analytical and logical mind set
  • Attitude to problem solving
  • Strong influencing skills.
Why Hitachi Rail?

At Hitachi Rail you will find a passionate and collaborative environment. We operate according to our values of Harmony, Sincerity and Pioneering Spirit. As such, we work closely as a team and empower our colleagues to take ownership and become creative in our pursuit of excellence. We take pride in the contribution we make to society and we always act with integrity and fairness towards our customers, suppliers and colleagues.


We offer a competitive salary and a generous benefits package. This includes a pension scheme with contributions up to 9%, health insurance, generous annual leave entitlement and many more perks for you to choose from within a flexible plan that will meet your specific needs and lifestyle.


If you like the sound of the above and feel energised by the idea of joining a great brand at a moment of exciting expansion, please apply now. We look forward to hearing from you!

Share: mail

Similar Jobs

Reliability Engineer

Hitachi Rail

Production Engineer

Hitachi Rail

Systems Engineer

Hitachi Rail