Job ID: 26435213
Company: Bobcat Company
Application Type: Seeking Full-time (post graduate opportunities)
Job Title: Site Quality Engineer Lead - Wahpeton
Description: Job Information The site quality lead is responsible for monitoring and driving improvements to the quality of products and components produced at the site. This includes establishing goals, ensuring current components and products comply to specifications, implementing and sustaining controls, and driving continuous improvements to products and processes. This involves collaborating with other cross-functional leads in engineering, operations, sourcing, and the channel to prioritize projects and to drive corrective actions that address root cause of issues. Role & Responsibility: Quality Strategy Develop the quality roadmap and implementation plan for the site. Quality Governance Lead and manage the site and Internal Quality Team governance process for sustaining products and monitor progress via defects from internal customers, warranty and arrival condition report information from external customers, and by completing formal audits and assessments. Also work with the other Product Quality Team leads and service managers to monitor quality for products and components produced at the site. Non-Conforming Materials Continuously monitor quality of both supplied and internally manufactured components and products for conformance to specification, with a clearly defined closed loop process to red tag and remove non-conforming materials from production. Drive corrective action on non-conforming materials and secure deviations in situations where non-conforming may be temporarily allowed until addressed. Follow-up on field to factory communications and lead containment activities that may be required. Corrective Actions and Improvement Continuously monitor and address emerging issues while ensuring the most important projects/issues are identified through the Internal Quality Team process and effectively complete those projects in the shortest time possible. Control Plan Execution Review and drive updates to standard work, processes, tools, measurements, checks, and training used to ensure complete and consistent work is performed. Ensure designated calibrated equipment is available and that required calibrations are maintained. Quality Communication Be the point contact for quality communications pertaining to products and components built at the site with internal stakeholders. This may include drafting knowledge articles with information on issues and assisting dealer visits and other channel activities as opportunities are identified. Job Requirement Experience: 5+ years preferred in engineering, project management, operations, quality, supplier development. Education Required: Bachelor's degree in business administration, engineering or related field. Travel Required: 5-20% In-depth knowledge of: Hydraulic, Mechanical and Electrical Systems Bobcat Products Bobcat Production Processes including machining, weld, fabrication, and assembly Expertise in Lean Six Sigma. Strong knowledge of Quality systems and processes. Exceptional problem-solving skills. Exceptional root cause analysis skills. Good understanding of key business processes such as SIOP, NPD, and materials. Good understanding of the sites and Customers in CE business. Demonstrated ability to effectively lead teams. Demonstrated strong project management skills. Demonstrated excellent communication skills. Demonstrated ability to successfully drive change initiatives. Demonstrated successful process driven mindset. Demonstrated ability to execute/deliver results. Demonstrated business acumen.
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