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Global. Collaborative. Innovative. Together, we will transform the automotive interiors industry. Together, we will redefine the ways people experience life onboard vehicles.

Quality Manager

Job Description

Set your career in motion

 

Global. Collaborative. Innovative.
Together, we will transform the automotive interiors industry. Together, we
will redefine the ways people experience life onboard vehicles.

 

You will be part of a global, diverse team.
A team that is truly dedicated to anticipating and re-imagining how society
will live and work inside the vehicles of tomorrow. You will build strong,
personal relationships as you work together to push the boundaries of innovation.
The environment will be fast-paced, exciting, challenging. But you will be
inspired to adapt and evolve.

 

Opportunity is yours. Are you ready for the
challenge?

 

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors – your
career in motion

 

This role of the Quality Manager is
responsible for leadership of the manufacturing site(s) operations, as defined
by the YFAI BOS requirements and applicable customer requirements. The position reports to the Plant Manager
with dotted line reporting to the Regional Quality Manager.

 

  • Develop, implement, and maintain all
    quality systems for the assigned manufacturing site.  This includes ensuring compliance to
    applicable YFAI Business Operating System requirements (BOS).
  • Ensure compliance to all applicable quality
    Customer-specific systems and requirements.
  • Ensure compliance of all quality controlled
    documentation, document change activities and record retention requirements.
  • Provide direction, mentorship, training
    guidance and day-to-day management of the site quality team (Quality Engineers,
    Quality Techs, Lab personnel, etc.)
  • Work with customers, suppliers YFAI Launch
    personnel and YFAI Operations staff to achieve YFAI business deliverables.
  • Lead and promote effective problem
    solving/corrective action activities for the facility.
  • Oversee the Internal Audit program
    including maintaining an internal audit team, scheduling audits, ensuring
    non-conformances and opportunities for improvement are properly documented and
    closed out per required timing.
  • Develop the facility quality team to meet
    the requirements of the Skills Assessment matrix.
  • Report out all required daily, weekly and
    monthly quality metrics.
  • Assist in the preparation, maintenance,
    review and submission of quality deliverables including: Process Flows, Control
    Plans, Capability Plans, Capability Studies, Dimensional management, MSA
    studies, and/or PFMEAs.
  • Support Continuous Improvement initiatives
    of the facility.
  • Establish and maintain good working
    relationships resulting in excellent customer satisfaction.
  • Conduct all work activities following
    company safety policies and procedures.
  • Demonstrate “Acceptable” behaviors per the
    YFAI Employee Competency Model.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by
    Supervisor.

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Quality, Engineering,
    or Science related field with 5-7 years of related work experience is required.
  • Relevant automotive quality leadership
    experience (5 years minimum required). 
  • Relevant staff leadership experience is
    required (5 years).  A record of formal
    leadership/management training is highly desirable.
  • Experience with ISO/QS/TS Quality Systems
    is required.  VDA expertise highly desirable for positions involving
    German customers.  Lead Auditor
    certification is highly desirable.
  • Experience in Advanced Quality Planning is
    required, including strong proficiency with the AIAG Advanced Quality Planning
    and Control Plan, FMEAs, PPAPs, MSA and Statistical Process Control (SPC)
    standards.
  • Knowledge of statistical concepts, design
    of experiments and problem solving methodology is required.  Six Sigma
    certification or equivalent experience is required. Black Belt certification
    and experience with Minitab software is highly desirable.
  • Knowledge and experience in Lean
    Manufacturing methods is highly desirable.
  • Proficient in use of a computer and common
    office software is required (i.e. Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
  • Strong interpersonal and communication
    skills are required, including ability to work in a self-directed environment.
  • Good mechanical/technical skills and
    ability to read engineering drawings are desirable.  GD&T proficiency
    is highly desirable.
  • Excellent problem solving skills are
    required, including experience preparing problem solving documents such as
    8D’s.
  • American Society for Quality certification,
    such as current CQE and CMQ/OE status, is highly desirable.
  • Experience working directly with customers
    and suppliers, particularly automotive related, is required.

 

Yanfeng
Automotive Interiors is the world’s leading supplier of instrument panels and
cockpit systems, door panels, floor consoles and overhead consoles.
Headquartered in Shanghai, the company has more than 105 manufacturing and
technical centers in 17 countries and employs over 29,600 people globally.
Established in 2015, Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is a joint venture between
Yanfeng Automotive Trim Systems Co., Ltd, a wholly
owned subsidiary of Huayu Automotive Systems Co., Ltd. (HASCO), the component
group of SAIC Motor Corporation Limited (SAIC Motor), and Johnson Controls a global multi-industrial company. For
more information, please visit www.YFAI.com

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Published: 11/21/2016
Job Field: Quality & Continuous Improv
Location:
REQ. NO.: 16000512
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Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI)

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) is the global leader in automotive interiors. Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is redefining how people relax, work and play in their vehicle interiors – today and decades from now. Headquartered in Shanghai, the company has approximately 110 manufacturing plants and technical centers in 18 countries and more than 33,000 employees globally. They design, develop and manufacture automotive interior components for all automakers. LEARN MORE

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