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Manager, Quality

Date:  Sep 13, 2023

Paris, IL, US

Brand:  Grain & Protein

Who We Are Looking For 

With a focus on Farmer First, the Quality Manager located in Paris, IL is a critical role that will lead the local Quality Department to identify and improve quality performance across Paris operations.  AGCO is a Fortune 500 company and a leader in the agriculture industry.  The Paris, IL facility has doubled in size over the past 18 months with multi-million dollar production schedules month over month.

What You Will Do

  • Follow required safety and work procedures.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area to 5S Standards.
  • Develop and maintain Standard Work, Work Instructions, and Support current and new product introductions.
  • Implement all aspects of Quality Management systems.
  • Lead the Quality Department to achieve production/manufacturing targets and customer focused initiatives.
  • Drive continuous improvement while collaborating with Operations, Engineering and Materials teams and lead the AISC certifications for the Paris facility.
  • Provide direct plant support to the production and quality functions.
  • Support development of new product and engineering designs.
  • Support manufacturing change management as the point of contact/liaison between product engineering and production management.
  • Communicate relevant technical information, including projects & results, to all levels of the organization.


What You Will Bring

  • 8-10 years Manufacturing experience
  • 3-5 years Quality Management Systems experience
  • Microsoft Office Suite


A Plus If You Have

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering or related field
  • 5 years Quality Management experience
  • Quality related certifications
  • Metal Fabrication industry experience
  • Six Sigma & Lean Methodologies
  •  Knowledge of AIAGAPQP & PPAP

What We Offer

GLOBAL DIVERSITY – Diversity means many things to us, different brands, cultures, nationalities, genders, generations – even variety in our roles. You make us unique!

ENTERPRISING SPIRIT- Every role adds value. We’re committed to helping you develop and grow to realize your potential.

POSITIVE IMPACT – Make it personal and help us feed the world.

INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES - You can combine your love for technology with manufacturing excellence – and work alongside teams of people around the world who share your enthusiasm.

MAKE THE MOST OF YOU – Benefits include: health care and wellness plans, flexible and virtual work options (where available), 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off, flexible spending accounts, reimbursement for continuing education, company philanthropic programs, company perks programs, and much more…

Please note that this job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, responsibilities or benefits and may change at any time with or without notice.

AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Smart Solutions

Our five grain and protein brands help our customers manage seeds and grains, protect animal health and improve productivity. GSI and Cimbria offer advanced, integrated systems that make storing, conditioning, moving, and managing grain and seed easier and more profitable. Cumberland and AP leverage the latest high-tech solutions to improve poultry and swine production, including state-of-the-art climate control, biosecurity, and feeding systems. And Tecno’s innovative layer housing helps egg producers protect the well-being of their birds and achieve better results.

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