Plans, coordinates, and directs a quality control program designed to ensure continuous production of products consistent with established quality standards by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors and direct reports.
Major Duties and Responsibilities
Develops and analyzes statistical data and product specifications to determine present standards and establish proposed quality and reliability expectancy of finished product.
Formulates and maintains quality control objectives and coordinates objectives with production procedures in cooperation with other plant managers to maximize product reliability and minimize costs.
Directs workers engaged in inspection and testing activities to ensure continuous control over materials, facilities, and products.
Plans, promotes, and organizes training activities related to product quality and reliability. Through his staff provides quality training for both hourly and salaried employees on blueprint reading and quality standards.
Investigates, develops and implements corrective action to resolve customer complaints regarding quality. Ensures quick response to customer complaints and permanent corrective actions.
Champion and support the layered audit process and any required corrective actions
Ensures all customer requirements are met including quality, delivery and new launch timing
Monitors and manages new programs, quality, safety, maintenance,
Guides, coordinates and directs the functional areas to comply with requirements of the necessary standards (IATF16949/ISO14001) to maintain certification.
Coordinates/facilitates continuous improvement in system compliance, product quality, cost of quality, customer satisfaction etc.
Coordinate customer and supplier visits on an as needed basis.
Prepare quality procedures and processes and evaluate their effectiveness through ongoing quality audits
Maintain a positive relationships with our customers.
5-7 Years Management Experience in a fast paced environment.
Post-Secondary Degree in Manufacturing or Engineering
Strong interpersonal skills - to deal effectively with employees, management and external customers.
Computer skills with and advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office programs.
Headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois, Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN), is one of the world’s leading designers, manufacturers and marketers of Ride Performance and Clean Air products and technology solutions for diversified markets, including light vehicle, commercial truck, off-highway equipment and the aftermarket, with 2017 revenues of $9.3 billion and approximately 32,000 employees worldwide.
On October 1, 2018, Tenneco completed the acquisition of Federal-Mogul, a leading global supplier to original equipment manufacturers and the aftermarket with nearly 55,000 employees globally and 2017 revenues of $7.8 billion. Additionally, the company expects to separate its businesses to form two new, independent companies, an Aftermarket and Ride Performance company as well as a new Powertrain Technology company, in late 2019.