The post requires a graduate in mechanical engineering or electrical engineering or equivalent with several years
of experience (> 8 years) in the automotive industry, preferably from the field of quality management.
Specialist technical knowledge / qualifications are mandatory in the following topics:
Implementation of quality standards and customer requirements (ISOTS 16949, VDA 6 / QS9000,)
Training in the execution of system and process audits
Evaluation of process capability analyses and general statistical evaluation methods
FMEA applications, pre-production procedures
Problem solving methods
Management of the Quality Division in an suspension & PCMA plant organization with the following areas of focus and responsibility:
All quality actions from the start of a new product development in respect of both product and processes.
Cooperation with project organizations and customers across different locations.
All quality actions from start-up of series deliveries to a customer. This includes product quality surveillance,
support for the production department / plant organization in quality-relevant questions, identification of internal
problems for products and processes and their remedy together with the specialist departments. Contact partner to
customers and Central Quality Management in the event of quality problems and complaints.
Methods and QM management
Further development and updating of the existing QM system, organization and execution of internal system and
process audits as well as customer audits and certifications. Plant quality reporting and reporting to Central Quality
Management. Internal training sessions relating to Q methods in all the plant divisions.
Supplier quality assurance
Execution of technical receiving inspections and reduction of technical complaints, improvement of supply quality in
cooperation with the Purchasing Department, process audits on suppliers’ premises.(Supplier development falls
within the responsibility of Purchasing)
Other tasks as assigned by the superior leader
Authorized by the plant management to determine the root cause of non-conforming processes and products, to prevent the
further manufacture and utilization of such products / to select already manufactured products.
Length measurement technology,
Fundaments of electronics
Processing of plastics, injection molding technology, mould making
Assembly and inspection technology
Microsoft Office applications
All relevant procedure documents