Do you share our passion for quality? For over 100 years Harsco Rail has been known for quality and innovation. With this commitment to our customers, we are the leading supplier of maintenance-of-way equipment in the U.S. and are experiencing tremendous growth globally.
Provide cross functional plant quality leadership.
Develop and execute tactical plans to achieve overall quality strategy.
Provide technical guidance and implementation of quality tools, methods and processes.
Support and facilitate continuous improvement projects.
Develop quality standards, processes and procedures.
Responsible for CAR (corrective action) process.
Responsible for control of non-conforming material and the material review board processes.
Responsible for incoming inspection of parts and materials.
Develop supplier qualification protocol.
Collect, analyze and report key quality metrics.
Ensure maintenance of all quality records.
Specify and provide training on in-process quality requirements for manufacturing personnel.
Responsible for plant level Quality Management System.
Interface with Engineering, Customer Service, Operations, 3rd party auditors, suppliers and customers.
Identify areas for improvement and develop plans for implementing changes.
Responsible for internal ISO 9001 plant audits and reporting.
Prepare for and assist with annual 3rd party compliance audits
You will have a Bachelor’s degree, 7+ years of plant quality experience in a heavy industrial manufacturing environment (such as rail or custom fabrication of equipment), at least 3 years of supervisory experience, and experience with Lean Six Sigma.
Preferred qualifications include a degree in Engineering or Quality, CQM or CQE, Lean / Six Sigma belt, and additional experience leading the quality function in a highly matrixed organization. Knowledge/experience with AAR M-1003, EN 15085-2, and experience using ERPLN, EtQ, and SharePoint would be ideal.
Harsco Rail is a global supplier for railway track maintenance and construction. With a broad range of high quality equipment, cutting-edge technology, and worldwide support, Harsco Rail takes care of customers’ needs for virtually all major aspects of track maintenance and construction. Delivering innovation and performance, Harsco Rail meets the demands of the track every day.