On behalf of our World Class Manufacturing client we are currently recruiting for an experienced Quality Specialist to join their team.
REQUIRED SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:
- Providing an independent review of the Quality System processes, within the supply base
- Ensures completion of the process to an acceptable standard, and delivery of a quality product to the customer at the launch of a new product
- On-site support at suppliers' facilities to ensure launch readiness as required leading up to and including after program launch
- Work cross-functionally with Powertrain Engineering, Manufacturing, and Purchasing to ensure viable and technical proficient suppliers, and manufacturing processes are selected
- Driving change within both plant manufacturing and component suppliers to resolve component issues, as well as ensure component suppliers' processes are robust and capable
- Will lead problem solving activities with internal and external organizations, as well as manage key component quality milestones
- Black Belt or Green Belt certification
- Experience launching engine programs
- Manufacturing, design release, and or supplier quality experience are strongly desired
- Knowledge of engines, transmissions, and driveline components strongly desired
- Experience working in a lean/flat organization with cross functional skills
- Work with internal teams to develop and implement integrated content required to drive growth and maximize customer value
- Provide creative thinking to the analysis of data and the identification of new opportunities
- Ability to lead without direct authority
- Strong communication skills.
- Ability to build partnerships both internally and externally
- Capable of planning and prioritizing including the ability to manage multiple projects, determine project urgency and create action plans
- Experience and ability to follow ISO/TS16949 and APQP processes to launch and monitor engine manufacturing
- By nature a risk-taker and has a high level of ambition. Of equal importance, this person must have unquestioned integrity
MEDA offers an excellent referral bonus. Great people know great candidates.