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Quality Manager Job

Date: Sep 23, 2021

Location: Paris, IL, US

Company: AGCO

Partner and support production and manufacturing processes of Paris, IL Operations & Lead Quality Team locally to ensure Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost targets are met.  Drive Continuous Improvement activities and work cohesively with cross-functional teams to improve the customer experience.

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Lead the Quality Department to achieve production/manufacturing targets.
  • Drive continuous improvement while collaborating with Operations, Engineering and Materials teams.
  • Provide direct problem solving 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.
  • Develop, validate, and maintain manufacturing cost standards on existing products, as well as new product introduction.
  • Communicate relevant technical information, including projects & results, to all levels of the organization.
  • Lead projects to increase operational efficiency (OEE) and waste reduction/standard work (LEAN).
  • Responsible for documentation and design of all jigs and fixtures in assigned area(s).
  • Document and maintain work instructions (including setup and changeovers).
  • Drive projects/tasks to reduce safety issues (KPI: Lost Time Incident Rate, Near Misses).
  • Support investigation of customer complaints and troubleshooting of warranty/customer return items.




Safety Responsibilities

Employees/temporary employees are responsible for individual compliance with all safety rules, policies and procedures.  Associate responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Comply with all safety rules, policies and procedures.
  • Report any unsafe practices and/or conditions to their supervisor.
  • Wear required personal protective equipment (PPE) and report any defective PPE.
  • Report all near-misses, incidents, injuries, illnesses, including mobile equipment or property damage.
  • Participation in the site Safety and Health Program.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.

AAP/EEO Statement

AGCO is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a workplace that is free of inappropriate or unlawful conduct on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or other protected group status as provided by law.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Nearest Major Market: Decatur

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