Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-MO-Joplin
    Job ID
    2019-1357
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Quality Assurance
  • Overview

    Establishes, implements, and directs the quality management systems and quality assurance guidelines for product quality, test procedures, and reliability. Leads a Quality support team to ensure that quality standards, procedures, and controls are followed and documented and data analysis drives continuous improvement.

    Responsibilities

    Establish quality system from product concept to obsolescence
    Audit compliance to quality system and drive expeditious resolution
    Resolution of problems or non-compliances and providing accurate and thorough documentation of problem resolutions to internal and external customers
    Working knowledge of ISO-13485 and FDA CFR part 820 and 11 standards for quality control.
    Establish strong relationships with customers and instill confidence of company capabilities
    Drive continuous reduction of process variation
    Develop data collection and management system
    Educate product development and production personnel in problem solving techniques
    Other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    US Citizen or green card holder

    Bachelors in Engineering, Industrial Management, Business or related discipline; or equivalent experience
    10-15 years’ experience in quality assurance, with at least 5 years’ experience in quality management within a manufacturing company
    Prefer quality experience medical device manufacturing
    Professional certification preferred (ASQ, CQE, CQM)
    Must possess demonstrated ability to implement change and be results focused
    Detailed knowledge of lean manufacturing / continuous improvement techniques
    Must possess excellent organizational and team working/building skills
    Ability to delegate effectively and utilize available resources
    Strong presentation, written and verbal communication skills required
    Computer skills in PC windows/software environment required with knowledge of current versions of Microsoft Word, Excel and Project with PowerPoint and Access preferred
    Professional certification or coursework a plus.
    Six Sigma or equivalent statistical engineering certification/experience preferred
    Working knowledge of Statistical Process Control (SPC) required

    ABOUT EAGLEPICHER
    EaglePicher Technologies, LLC is a leading producer of batteries and energetic devices for the defense, aerospace, medical, commercial, oil, and gas industries. The company provides the most experience and broadest capability in battery electrochemistry of any battery supplier in the United States. Battery technologies include lithium ion, thermal, silver zinc, lithium carbon monofluoride, lithium thionyl chloride, lithium manganese dioxide, lithium sulfur dioxide, and reserve lithium oxyhalide. EaglePicher also provides custom battery assemblies, battery management systems, pyrotechnic devices, and other power solutions. EaglePicher Technologies is headquartered in Joplin, MO. and is ISO9001:2008, ISO 13485, and AS9100C certified. For more information, visit www.eaglepicher.com.

    PERKS OF BEING AN EAGLEPICHER EMPLOYEE
    Some of the great things about being an EaglePicher employee include:

    · Medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance;

    · 10 paid holidays and PTO;

    · Matching 401K;

    · Tuition reimbursement;

    · Dependent scholarship programs.

    EaglePicher Technologies LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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