Production Quality Specialist

Recruiter
Location
Dammam,
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Dec 2016
Closes
01 Jan 2017
Ref
2787239
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Product quality is responsible for driving process & product quality by reducing defects within repair processes. Successful candidates must partner with salaried & hourly staff to build quality into each step of the repair. Product quality must develop QMS expertise to support the leadership in maintaining compliance and striving for excellence through continuous improvement activities.

Essential Responsibilities

-Operationalizing and sustaining Fulfilment-5 metrics related to Quality (Web CRT compliance, RCA/RCI cycle, CoPQ tracking etc).
-Driving a 'zero exception' culture with Quality; sustaining Operations compliance to Regulatory & Non Regulatory regulations by engaging the shop floor operators on a daily basis.
-Helping the Operations team to operationalize & ensure compliance to QMS procedures.
-Leading defect reduction projects and working inclusively with EHS and Engineering to resolve shop floor quality issues promptly.
-Driving On-Time-Delivery for the Cell through the elimination of rework loops driven by quality issues affecting FPY.
-Championing quality initiatives and CoPQ reduction projects in the cell.
-Championing 5S Lean initiatives within the cell.
- Conducting assigned audits and developing effective CAPA plans.
-Supporting training activities for new employees or when job changes take place in compliance with GEMTEC training verification process.

Qualifications/Requirements

Qualifications:
-BS/BA/BEng degree in Engineering or Business
-Six Sigma Green Belt/Black Belt Certified.
-Project Management skills
-Experience with Lean deployment
-Good working knowledge of manufacture/repair processes associated with GE Gas Turbine components
-Certified as an auditor
-Certified for RCA leader.

Desired Characteristics

- Experience in a leadership role within a power generation repair business.
- Ability to lead and motivate others within a team environment.
- Good understanding of workshop practices/processes.
- Demonstrated ability to lead change.
- Strong communication & organizational skills.
- Demonstrated project management experience.
- Demonstrated EHS and Quality focus.
- Proficiency with computer tools (MS Office minimum).