AGC Automotive Americas (AGCAA) is a leading supplier of automotive glazing for the OEM and aftermarket industries and is part of the AGC Group, the largest global glass supplier employing more than 50,000 worldwide in approximately 30 countries.
This position will lead the completion of APQP deliverables to achieve program productivity, cost, and quality targets.
Lead cross-functional teams to complete APQP deliverables to achieve program targets within program timing with a primary responsibility for control plans
Assist, advise, troubleshoot, and expedite resolutions and implementations of corrective actions to drive quality, facilitate cost reduction and control, work simplifications, safety, associate relations, budgetary conformance or other department concerns
Follow OEM quality processes and submit required documentation / evidence to gain PPAP or other approvals
Create, edit and maintain necessary documentation to maintain various company and outside certifications
Monitor and improve the efficiency, output, safety and quality of manufacturing processes through observations and measurements as well as by collecting and interpreting / analyzing data from other technical and operating personnel
Assist in strategic planning, training and development of all associates
Lead technical and operating personnel in a team environment to improve safety, efficiency, output and quality of manufacturing processes
Demonstrate leadership values in all aspect of responsibilities
Bachelors of Science Degree in engineering related field required
2 – 5 years quality experience in a manufacturing environment, automotive preferred
Knowledge and ability to utilize problem solving tools such as Six Sigma, Fishbone, KT, PDCA, 8D, etc.
Moderate to advanced computer skills including use of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.
Quality systems, TS / IATF 16949 / AIAG knowledge
Knowledge of OEM Supplier Portals and related processes
Knowledge of MMOG / BIQS / VDA / Q1 / etc.
Knowledge of D/PFMEA, PPAP, MSA, SPC, and APQP processes
Previous experience in leading continuous improvement activities
Strong analytical and project management skills
Ability to develop and present solid solutions to team members, management and customers
We offer a competitive compensation package including base salary, structured bonus plan, comprehensive benefits and opportunities for career advancement.
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