We are currently seeking a Vendor Quality Leader to join our team at our World Headquarters in Perrysburg, OH.
This role will be part of the Assurance of Quality (AOQ) organization and this person will be responsible for managing and continuously improving the supplier quality system.
(All other duties as assigned)
•Perform qualification audits at the vendor's facilities.
•Create and maintain metrics to demonstrate vendor performance.
•Monitor vendor complaints to insure proper root cause investigations are completed and corrective action are implemented.
•Maintain a Continuous Improvement Plan with each vendor.
•Improve operation procedures to eliminate waste.
•Insure that our products and services meet or exceed customer expectations.
•Participate in O-I Plant/ Supplier partnership meetings.
•Oversee and adjust the system to best manage vendor quality.
SCOPE AND IMPACT:
This position is responsible for the quality management program for vendors. The position provides linkage across the O-I supply chain for the supplier quality process and will work closely with suppliers and O-I plants across North America to maintain and continuously improve the program.
•Bachelor’s degree in business or engineering related fields
•Minimum 10 years in a manufacturing environment with packaging supplier quality experience
•Project management experience
•Certified Green or Black Belt
This position reports directly to the Manager NA Plant Quality.
USA & Canada travel will be required. Estimated at about 50%.
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations.
Must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis.
Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) is the world's largest glass container manufacturer and preferred partner for many of the world's leading food and beverage brands. The Company had revenues of $7.0 billion in 2013 and employs approximately 22,500 people at 77 plants in 21 countries. With global headquarters in Perrysburg, Ohio, USA, O-I delivers safe, sustainable, pure, iconic, brand-building glass packaging to a growing global marketplace. For more information, visit www.o-i.com.
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