Audit and Quality Manager(QMS)
The Audit and QMS Manager is responsible for overseeing our internal, customer, 3rd party and supplier Audit program. As well as the administration of the global documentation system through leading all aspects of the systems compliance, training, and change.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Manage all ISO 9001 program activities including being the primary plant representative and authority on ISO9001 requirements and the primary contact to external ISO auditors
Management and Tracking of audits performed by internal teams, customers, and 3rd parties
Responsible for building and executing annual risk-based audit schedule to drive continuous improvement
Conducting Audits and related training to ensure staff is aware of and implementing best practices
Review and approve all proposed changes to existing global documentation framework
Works towards continual improvement of the Quality Management System through Simplification and streamlining documentation and related processes
Direct and lead global steering team consisting of site coordinators and Quality Managers
Create, define and monitor metrics to be used within documentation system
Coach and mentor 3 / 5 admins and internal audit staff
- The ability to travel abroad required (15%)
The Ideal Candidate
Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, or similar
5 to 7 years’ experience in Audit
ISO9001 certification, AS9100, or IATF 16949 experience preferred
3 to 5 years of leadership experience preferred
Project management skills managing multiple issues of moderate to high complexity relatively independently
Working knowledge of manufacturing systems, especially as they relate to machining and assembly preferred
Knowledge of various quality system methodologies such as Lean, 5 Why’s, Pareto Analysis, Six Sigma, DFMEA, PFEMA, PPAP, etc.
Highly motivated team player with excellent communication and organizational skills
Strong written and verbal English communication skills req
Our employees enjoy a full complement of benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Company Paid and Voluntary Life Insurance, Disability coverage, 401(k) with a generous match, and the opportunity to participate in our ESOP. Paid Time Off (PTO) 10 Paid Holidays and more!
Our employees are encouraged to further their educations with our Tuition Assistance Programs, Apprenticeships and our on-site English As a Second Language (ESL) and Citizenship classes.
We offer best manufacturing practices training, Six Sigma classes led by our own Black Belts, supervisory and management development courses and basic computer skills classes
About the Company
Our employees enjoy a fast-paced and challenging work environment that provides them with daily opportunities to Power Forward their careers. Through interaction with our global network of employees and customers, our employees provide products and solutions that have a global impact. For almost 35 years, HydraForce has been producing the most innovative electro-hydraulic control solutions for the mobile machinery and industrial equipment markets.
Throughout the world, you can find our products in a broad range of applications:
Agricultural and Turf Care Machinery
Construction and Road-Building Equipment
Material Handling and Personnel-Lift Equipment
Transmission, Engine and Powertrain Controls
Forestry and Resource Management Equipment
Refuse and Waste Handling Equipment
Injection Molding and Press Machinery
Other Specialized Mobile and Industrial Applications