The jobholder is responsible for leading the quality function and working with the site management team to ensure customer quality standards are met at all times. The role will play an integral part in liaising with the other members of the Operations Management team to ensure that Terex manufacturing sites are supplied with correct specification product and to ensure that corrective and preventative action plans are implemented.
To lead the onsite Quality team taking full responsibility for the Quality function, creating a strong team spirit in the department as well as awareness of the importance of safety, quality, cost and delivery.
To lead and develop a culture of quality across all functions of the site.
To develop and implement the quality management strategy in line with business standards.
To develop and maintain systems to establish standards relating to activities and products.
To develop and maintain systems to measure performance against established standards.
To monitor performance according to agreed standards and take necessary action to communicate/advise/assist according to performance levels.
To establish and implement necessary communication strategy for the improvement and awareness of quality issues across all departments.
To identify priorities for improvements and with the site teams establish a plan to address
To report as necessary on changes in standards (internally and externally initiated) and on performance against standards.
To manage department performance against agreed targets through appraisal and review.
To liaise with customers and suppliers where necessary.
Any other duties that reasonably requested.
3rd Level qualification (preferably in engineering discipline).
3 years + management experience in an engineering/manufacturing industry (preferably in a quality role).
Extensive experience & knowledge of Quality Management Systems.
Experience of the management, implemetation and application of ISO 9001.
Experience of manufacturing environments.
Proven track record of people management.
Able to demonstrate leadership in both strategic and quality management in a global manufacturing organization
Ability to govern progress to a detailed level and interpret system reports and Key Performance Indicators
Ability to work with suppliers to improve overall levels of quality.
Quality certifications (auditor, SPC, measurement analysis etc)
Job ID 2018-38452
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