Automotive Quality Foreman/Team Leader, Pretoria – Ref: 1207311

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Ref: 1207311

Job Description:

Automotive OEM is looking to appoint a Quality Team Lead Technician/Foreman with a minimum N4 + trade (Mechanical, Motor Mech, Autotronics) or equivalent and 3 years motor industry or related industry (motor vehicle repair) knowledge/experience. Team leader experience will be an added advantage. Heavy repair & rolls repair experience will be an added advantage.

Position details:

Type: Permanent
Reports to: Quality Process
Primary purpose:

  • To develop and motivate team members to deliver quality vehicles using Company Production Systems
  • Drive JPH achievement and escalation of Quality concerns
  • Drive process discipline and report abnormalities
  • Monitor line stoppages, maintenance stops and report to root cause owner
  • Work cross-functionally with others to achieve 95% + FTT target
  • Take ownership of area and control/stabilize production quality expectations
  • Manage online and offline repairs
  • Manage DS&Rs/Bonus parts in area of responsibility
  • Drive and maintain 5s principles

Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

  • Ensuring effectiveness of work group meetings and daily production readiness at start and end of shift
  • Support Process Coach to maintain FPS and process discipline
  • Perform PJOs, Process Confirmation, Start-up, Close-out as per FPS cadence
  • Train inspectors and improve area versatility
  • Train and align inspectors on FCPA & other quality standards
  • Enforce discipline and adherence to standards by inspectors/team members
  • Improve and maintain world class 5s standards
  • Update FPS documentation as per standard, attendance, roll-up matrix etc.
  • Use FPS processes to drive change and escalate concerns through the GPA database
  • Effectively communicate with process coach on any abnormalities
  • Strive to improve quality and consistently engage with FCPA to improve inspection
  • Kaizen activities, continuous improvement initiatives
  • Participate in FCPA alignment activities
  • Problem solving to stabilize production
  • Manage & monitor QLS repair comments
  • Assist repair team with technical knowhow
  • Work with and lead the repair team to ensure seamless repair operation and manage ageing VOW in area of responsibility
  • Train and enforce use of authorized repair methods/Company Repair Manual
  • Escalate Blitz quality concerns to relevant Quality and Production personnel

Performance measures/ success criteria:

  • FPS compliance
  • SQDCP KPIs achievements
  • Company Behaviors
  • Motivated team

Location (country, city): Pretoria, Gauteng

Job Qualification & Experience:

Qualifications and experience:

  • Minimum N4 with trade (Mechanical, Motor Mech, Autotronics) or equivalent
  • 3 years motor industry or related industry – motor vehicle repair knowledge/experience
  • Team Leader experience will be an added advantage. Heavy repair, rolls repair experience will be an added advantage

Knowledge, skills and abilities (KSA):

  • Be able to work in a team and with a team
  • Time management
  • Good Communication skills
  • Sharing Information & Influencing Others
  • Planning & Organizing
  • Verbal communication skills


This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.

 

Automotive Quality Foreman/Team Leader, Pretoria – Ref: 1207311

Automotive Quality Foreman

Automotive Quality Foreman

 

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