Quality Manager

Global manufacturing group, with continued investments and expansion now has an amazing career

opportunity within their manufacturing leadership group for:

Quality Manager

Reporting to: Plant Manager / Divisional Quality Manager

Location: near Starachowice

Ref.: QM

 

Responsibility:

  • Leading a quality and laboratory team up to 8 FTE’s in an effective and efficient manner;
  • Leading continuous improvement of quality systems to prevent defects, reduce process variation and eliminate waste;
  • Driving quality costs down by determining the most efficient cost effective way to make the products;
  • Managing vendor and customer claim processes;
  • Directing and motivating employees to create a high quality team environment;
  • Educating employees to make sound processing and raw material selection decisions by working on the shop floor as needed;
  • Providing leadership for team-based problem solving efforts in response to customer complaints and internal waste and rework issues;
  • Determining and defining quality scope and objectives;
  • Ensuring the quality projects are completed on time and within budget;
  • Predicting and designing resources, preparing budgets, monitoring progress and keeping stakeholders posted the entire time;
  • Improving plant EH&S, Quality, Cost, Delivery and People Performance by implementing state of the art solutions;
  • Creating value through employee engagement in CI processes;
  • Creating and ensuring safety work environment (LOTO, ZERO ACCIDENTS);
  • Managing and ensuring full compliance in relation to daily operational requirements of SAP and other quality systems;
  • Setting requirements for raw materials or intermediate products for suppliers and monitoring their compliance;
  • Devising and reviewing specifications for products or processes;
  • Understanding customer needs and requirements to develop effective quality control processes;
  • Understanding the requirements for the product/service and have a sense of responsibility towards our potential and existing customers as well as the competition;
  • Inspecting the final product to make sure it has been built with compliance to legal standards and meets customer expectations;
  • Overseeing all product development procedures to identify deviations from quality standards;
  • Keeping accurate documentation and perform statistical analysis;
  • Solicit feedback from customers to assess and improve quality standards;
  • Submitting detailed reports to appropriate executives;
  • Beeing on the lookout for opportunities for improvement and develop new efficient procedures;
  • Planning and initiating supplier development initiatives for Supplier Quality improvement;

Key Objectives:

  • Create a high quality culture in everything what we do;
  • Ensure the quality projects are completed on time and within budget;
  • Champion lowest quality costs through management and control of costs, waste and focus on efficiency;
  • Champion the ethos of continuous improvement throughout the departments;
  • Delivery of the agreed quality in manufacturing performance with reference to divisional benchmarks and best practices;
  • Weekly project reporting at local management team level and as input for the Divisional Board.

Competencies:

  • Good communication skills;
  • Detailed-oriented and excellent analytical skills;
  • Excellent math abilities and working knowledge of data analysis/statistical methods;
  • Results driven with power of persuasion;
  • Excellent problem solving skills;
  • Ability to think outside the box in developing ideas to improve quality performance;
  • Able to get the best out of people in all circumstances with high respect to them;
  • Passionate about being the “best” at what we do.

Behaviour:

  • Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity;
  • Leader: Inspires teammates to follow them;
  • Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest;
  • Team Player: Works well as a member of a group.

Measures:

  • Quality costs;
  • Waste, rework, warranties costs;
  • Certifications costs;
  • Various quality KPI measures

Requirements:

  • 5+ years in the position Quality Manager with proven background (preferably in automotive);
  • Strong familiarity with quality management techniques (FMEA, 8D), methodologies (DMAIC, DCDV), and best practices;
  • Strong customer service skills;
  • Proven Lean Manufacturing experience is essential;
  • Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt Certification is a plus;
  • Continuous Improvement processes and WCM standards become the norm.

 

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