GE Manufacturing Quality Manager in Kansas City, Missouri
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Posted Position Title
Manufacturing Quality Manager
Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States
U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces
The Kansas City Reman Manufacturing Quality Manager will own and drive execution of Reliability commitments and Quality processes for the plant, as well as specific customer obligations.
In addition you will:
Ensure the plant’s production processes are executed per relevant specifications
Identify process risks, implement appropriate control points and preventive measures, and execute process audits, to ensure effective process control and evidence of such
Lead responsiveness on customer quality and reliability related issues
Work closely with Manufacturing, Reliability Engineering, the Infancy team and the Services team to identify areas for focused product / process improvement actions
Ensure those actions are implemented in a timely fashion and in an effective and sustainable manner
Meet Quality related financial objectives
Estimate requirements, prepare annual budget, schedule expenditures, analyze variances and initiate corrective actions
Develop business metrics to accurately reflect performance and to effectively drive accountability
Collect, analyze and summarize performance and drive improvement actions as appropriate
Control & monitor the plant’s gage calibration program to ensure effectiveness
Coordinate business updates on emerging issues and actions for closure
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in quality, engineering and / or project management)
5 additional years of experience in a quality control, improvement, or engineering role that provides leadership to cross-functional teams in the quality / process improvement environment
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
Prior experience as a Quality leader
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong working knowledge of Propulsion products, and technical capability to understand impact of various issues related to product quality and reliability
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Proven analytical abilities
Knowledge of remanufacturing operations
Six Sigma Black Belt or Master Black Belt certification (GE employees only)
Demonstrated ability to excel in all customer service areas, including significant direct interaction with customers on issue resolution and ongoing collaboration
Demonstrated ability to balance meeting customer and business needs for optimal outcomes