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Manager Quality

United States - MO - Riverside

Job Description

Directs plant quality assurance effort with emphasis on identification and solution of process, material or labor problems that could compromise plant and division quality commitments.  Trains staff personnel and applies analytical and statistical analyses to achieve required quality results.  Provide customer and supplier contacts relating to quality performance of a technical nature. Acts as the Customer Representative.

 

  1. Develop, implement, and maintain all
    quality systems for the assigned manufacturing site. This includes ensuring
    compliance to applicable YFAI Business Operating System requirements (BOS).

  2. Ensure compliance to all applicable
    quality Customer-specific systems and requirements

  3. Ensure compliance of all quality
    controlled documentation, document change activities and record retention
    requirements.

  4. Provide direction, mentorship, training guidance
    and day-to-day management of the site quality team (Quality Engineers, Quality
    Techs, Lab personnel, etc.)

  5. Work with customers, suppliers YFAI Launch
    personnel and YFAI Operations staff to achieve YFAI business deliverables.

  6. Lead and promote effective problem
    solving/corrective action activities for the facility.

  7. 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.

  8. Develop the facility quality team to meet the
    requirements of the Skills Assessment matrix.

  9. Report out all required daily, weekly and monthly
    quality metrics.

  10. 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.

  11. Support Continuous Improvement initiatives of the
    facility.

  12. Establish and maintain good working relationships
    resulting in excellent customer satisfaction.

  13. Conduct all work activities following company
    safety policies and procedures.

  14. Demonstrate “Acceptable” behaviors per the YFAI
    Employee Competency Model.

Performs other duties as assigned, including
Customer Representative.

 

 

Your Qualifications

  • 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.  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.
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Published: 09/12/2019
Job Field: Quality & Continuous Improv
Location: United States - MO - Riverside
REQ. NO.: 19002008
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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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