GKN Manager Quality & SHE in Hoogeveen, Netherlands
Manager Quality & SHE
Work Location: Hoogeveen
State: Not Specified
Advertising End Date: Not Specified
Job Type: Regular
About The Opportunity
Forour business unit GKN Fokker Aerostructures we are looking for a Manager Quality & SHE.
Youplay a key role in leading the Quality Organization on site Hoogeveen. The role of the Quality Organization is to facilitate and support the business to continuously improve its quality performance.Your challenge would be to focus on the development and implementation of Quality System standards and support your direct reports (Quality Leads) in working with these standards. Key topics this moment are developing a route to zero defects and the integration and harmonization with the parent company GKN with respect to standards.
You are part of
Youwill be part of the Management Team Quality of GKN Fokker Aerostructures as well as the Site Management Team in Hoogeveen. You will be based in Hoogeveen and report functionally to the Director Quality & HSE and operationally to the Site Director.
You are responsible for:
the Quality & HSE organization on Site Hoogeveen
leading five direct reports (Quality leads) and indirect Quality Control, Quality Engineering and Quality Liasion Engineering
translating GKN rules and standards concerning Quality & SHE to Site action plans
supporting Site continues improvement programs
Your skills and competences are:
You have a Bachelor or Master degree in aerospace or mechanical engineering with at least 7 years of experience in Quality roles related to Aerospace industry. You are familiar with quality-, security- and environment systems.
To be successful in this role you are a strong leader with an independent attitude. You are strong on making decisions and work together with different stakeholders from customer- and operations organization.
You need to be comfortable with working in a matrix organization.
In return we offer you:
We offer an attractive package including a salary in line with industry standards, an annual profit related payment and 42 days of leave. The position is rated in scale M.
Please contact Ron Racké (Director Quality & HSE) on +31 622571786 or Mischa Baert (Site Director Hoogeveen) on +31 65 344 6103 for more information about this vacancy.
GKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the world’s leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do. GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries.
Fokker Technologies, founded by aviation pioneer Anthony Fokker in 1919, was acquired by GKN Aerospace in 2015.
Fokker’s outstanding people and technologies are now fully integrated into the GKN Aerospace business. The result is a stronger GKN Aerospace business with enhanced market leadership positions, increased exposure to key growth platforms, a more comprehensive global manufacturing footprint and stronger technological offerings. Fokker’s industry-leading capabilities in aerostructures, electrical wiring systems, landing gear and services now sit within GKN Aerospace’s market-leading capabilities.
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