Flowserve Corporation Manager, Quality Assurance in Itzehoe, Germany
Flowserve is the recognized world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals, automation, and services to the power, oil, gas, chemical, and other industries. With more than 18,000 employees in more than 55 countries, we combine our global reach with a local presence.
Quality Leader for site or regional operations and will be responsible for site QA/QC program(s) and will play an active leadership role in highly engineering manufacturing or repair facilities. This individual must have a proven track record of leadership in the quality function within the industrial manufacturing or repair organizations.
Preferred working locations are Itzehoe, Germany or Arnage, France. Also possible work locations are Pozuelo, Spain or Etten Leur, Netherlands.
Drive business philosophies, perspectives, imperatives, and leadership expectations to enable site and culture transformation.
Establish, implement and maintain the Quality Management System..
Assure compliance to systems and procedures (e.g. ISO 9001, API Q1, ASME, welding, nuclear, Global FLS Policies and procedures) including federal, state and country regulations.
Assure the quality assurance team operates in full compliance with the Quality Management System and quality plans,
Ensures quality support to all functional processes needed from the point of quotation to the final delivery
Align Quality Performance reporting to the Balanced Score Card for the facility or region.
Support on supplier qualification and evaluation process
Facilitate and support audits by external agencies and Customers.
Staff, organize and develop the Quality Team to meet site and Platform level goals
Recruit, retain, manage and develop subordinate associates to ensure a well-qualified and highly motivated department.
Monitor and report quality performance (internal, customer, supplier) and help identify areas of needed improvement.
Define quality systems and continuously refine and improve systems to achieve desired results.
Support departments in data and root cause analysis using problem solving tools.
Provide development opportunities, guidance, training and assistance to quality assurance and quality control personnel.
Maintain a skill and development plan for all site and regional quality personnel.
Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field
The individual should have a minimum of 8-10 years of quality experience in a highly engineered product environment preferred.
Quality Management Systems consistent with the context of ISO 9001, ASME experience
Proven leadership skills – team building, collaborating, presentation skills, strategic and innovative thinker, and self starter with a high energy level.
Auditing experience in Quality Systems or equivalent
Lean and/or Six Sigma certification is desired.
Communicates effectively with internal/external stakeholders in a Matrix Organization
Fluency in English is desired
LOCATION CAN BE AT ANY FLS PUMP (FPD) LOCATION IN THE US OR EUROPE.
Preferred working locations are Itzehoe, Germany or Arnage, France. Secondary work locations are Pozuelo, Spain or Etten Leur, Netherlands
OTHER LOCATIONS MAY BE CONSIDERED DEPENDING ON PROXIMITY TO FPD LOCATIONS.
Other Posting Location: Arnage, France;, Etten-Luer, Netherlands;, Pozuelo, Spain;
Job Posting/Business Card Title: Manager, Quality Assurance
Percentage of Approximate Travel Required: 45%
Primary Posting Location: Itzehoe, Germany
Job Posting Category: Operations
Employment Type: Full time
Auto req ID: 46746BR
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