Quality Engineering Manager
at Altra Industrial Motion

Date Posted: 5/12/2019

Job Description



POSITION SUMMARY:

The Quality Engineering Manager is a key member of the operations staff and has responsibility for leading the Operations Quality Engineering team to advance safety, quality, delivery, productivity, and cost via 1) the application of expert Quality Engineering domain knowledge; 2) use of project and time management skills/tools; and 3) a collaborative team based approach to problem solving. This individual will also use lean manufacturing tools and techniques to drive breakthrough improvement with the quality of delivered product, quality of production processes, quality of product design, and quality of the supporting supply chain.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Along with those identified below, other duties may be assigned.

 

  • Manage and develop Quality Engineers to best support production and customer quality requirements.
  • Lead and build the Quality Engineering Team.   Create and deploy talent development plans to maximize individual and team performance, growth, accomplishment, and organizational engagement.
  • Provide technical leadership to improve the manufacturability and quality of all supported products.
  • Develop and manage Quality Action Plans to transform system/process performance in alignment with organizational objectives and requirements. The management and improvement of internal quality and related process yield is a key responsibility and priority.
  • Use Altra Business System (ABS) tools and Kaizen to drive Quality, Delivery, and Cost improvements within the Kollmorgen Value Stream to best meet customer requirements and ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Serve as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for select ABS tools and work with organizational leaders to best leverage and develop a culture of improvement.
  • Serve as the Subject Matter Expert (SME) for quality system design and assure compliance with Aerospace, OEM, and Industry Standard quality requirements.

 

The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Technical knowledge and experience in motor and drives design and manufacturing.
  • Technical knowledge and experience with Quality Systems, Quality Tools, and Quality methodologies.
  • Excellent project management, time management, and communication skills.
  • Proven team player, team leader, and team manager.
  • Experience working with and developing a team of Engineers with varying levels of experience; providing career development opportunities and mentorship to advance technical and personal behavior/skills.
  • Proven track record as an FBS Kaizen leader with the ability to drive results and improvement on multiple levels. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, MS preferred
  • Certified Professional Engineer or Quality Engineer preferred
  • 5 years’ experience with motor and electronics Manufacturing processes and design

EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: 

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf.

Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Snapshot

About Us

Altra Industrial Motion is a leading global supplier of quality power transmission and motion control products. Providing the essential control of equipment speed, torque, positioning, and other functions, Altra products are used in nearly any machine or process involving motion. Our products are sold in over 70 countries in a variety of major industrial markets, including food processing, material handling, packaging machinery, mining, energy, automotive, primary metals, turf and garden and many others.

Altra products are marketed under a variety of well recognized and established manufacturing brand names. Operating independently, each of these companies is committed to the guiding principles of operational excellence, continuous improvement and customer satisfaction.

Our products are frequently used in a wide range of high-volume manufacturing processes, where the reliability and accuracy are critical in both avoiding costly down time and enhancing the overall efficiency of manufacturing operations.

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