Do you want to take part in securing quality throughout the process of product development, production, sales and customer support of advances electronical and LED solutions with the lighting business?
DEFA is one of few lighting companies that develop their own LED modules and lenses to create quality lighting products. Our current Quality Manager is taking on new responsibilities within product development, and we are therefore looking for somebody who can take on the responsibility for QA&HES in the business unit Lighting.
You will be a key resource within the business unit in driving the improvement work in Sweden, and in close cooperation with colleagues globally. The role is a part of the management team in Lighting and reports to the BU President.
Main tasks include:
Ensure that processes needed for the Quality Management System (QMS) are established, implemented and maintained.
Report to management on the performanceof the QMS and any need for improvement.
Ensure the promotion of awareness of customer requirements throughout the organization.
Liaise with the external assessment body on all matters related to the external accreditation process.
Specific required action for ISO certification include:
Ensure that a document control procedure is adopted to approve, review and update all changes to critical documents within the scope of the QMS.
Ensure that records are established and maintained to provide evidence that the QMS is being followed and that there is a system in place for the identification, storage, protection, retrieval, retention time and disposition of such records.
Ensure that the performance of the QMS is reviewed at planned intervals to ensure its continuing suitability, adequacy and effectiveness. This review means assessing opportunities for improvement and the need for changes to the QMS.
Ensure that Quality Objectives are set by top management for measuring the performance of the QMS and that these are regularly reviewed.
Ensure that all new staff are inducted into the requirements of the QMS related to their own roles and responsibilities. Provide update training as necessary.
Ensure that all suppliers used by the organization are selected, evaluated and reevaluated and that records of this assessment are maintained.
Ensure that top management undertakes periodic but regular assessments of customer satisfaction and that consequent improvements are identified and implemented.
Ensure that an internal audit program is adopted to verify that the QMS conforms to planned arrangements, QMS arrangements and is effectively implemented and maintained. Ensure that appropriate action is taken when this is not the case.
Analyse data on the effectiveness of the QMS and evaluate where continual improvements of the QMS can be made. This shall include data generated as a result of monitoring and measurement and from other relevant sources.
Co-ordinate continual improvements of the QMS, ensuring that evidence of corrective and preventive actions taken are recorded and reviewed.
You hold a Master's degree in Electronics, ideally with a few years experience with improvement work in a similar role, and some experience in managing & prioritizing a portfolio of projects. New graduates will be considered.
Knowledge of Lean and Six Sigma is an advantage. You are structured, analytical, tenacious, and enjoy cooperating & communication with colleagues, suppliers and customers. It is important to be self-driven and curious. We offer an exciting opportunity, with room for growth and development in the organization. You have to speak Swedish.
Please submitt your application to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about the role and the recruitment process, please contact Euan Muir, Quality Manager, phone +46 418-44 94 85 or Jenny Bengtson, HR, phone +46 418-44 94 84.