Participate in and lead the continuous improvement and overall management of St Pauls Quality, ensuring compliance with corporate requirements, ISO and all other applicable quality standards
Work with all areas of the company to develop, implement and audit key business processes, procedures and work instructions
Initiate, monitor, complete, and audit Corrective Actions for effectiveness
Participate in and lead problem solving activities related to the St Pauls Quality
Support all initiatives relating to cost of quality/cost of failure
Provide necessary support for St. Pauls to ensure continued ISO certification by being an internal auditor and conducting monthly Internal ISO Audits
Support the Tiered Daily Management Process and Continuous Improvement Operating System
Provide training and support the development of St. Pauls staff
Lead and provide support for Kaizen events, Six Sigma projects and daily activities that will support manufacturing, engineering and quality efforts.
Follow a Six Sigma DMAIC road map to drive continuous performance improvements and cost reductions
Complete root cause investigations and implements corrective actions and preventive actions by participating on problem solving teams
Provide support for Customer facing and St. Pauls facing Quality activities. Customer facing activities include the active management and improvement of St. Pauls Customer Quality metrics
Collecting, tracking, and improving metrics for customer product and non-product issues; support yearly goal planning and customer metrics improvement
Initiating Corrective Actions for pervasive Customer issues; providing effective response to customer complaints
St. Pauls facing activities include the active management and improvement of St. Pauls Quality metrics
Collecting, tracking, and improving metrics for St. Pauls quality performance for internal quality and supplier quality issues including scrap, rework, and process quality; support yearly goal planning and Sites’ metrics improvements
Initiating Corrective Actions for pervasive internal quality issues and supplier quality issues and providing sustained follow up for corrective action effectiveness
Be a key participant in the New Product Development process ensuring process rigor; completing all deliverables of the NPD process, and applying NPD principles to the large amount of custom, low volume/high mix business in the St. Pauls plant.
Actively participate and support new St. Pauls initiatives.
Support domestic or international Codes and Standards activities as required
Bachelor’s degree in a related engineering or manufacturing area required
Must have 5 to 7 years’ experience with the use and implementation of Quality concepts in a manufacturing environment.
Six Sigma Green Belt Required.
Prior experience with the implementation and use of Statistical Process Control and Continuous Improvement Tools
Must have experience in basic Metrology and Calibration.
Certified Lead Auditor or ISO Auditor is a plus
Supervisory and/or management experience in a manufacturing environment is a plus
Required to travel domestically, percentage varies