Quality Control Officer, Witfield – Ref: 1026839-136


Ref: 1026839-136

Job Description:

Type: Permanent
Reports to:  Supplier Dev Engineer or QA Specialist
Primary purpose: Responsible for the quality compliance management of the rail division. Ensuring compliance with all customer regulatory, product standards and systems related to the quality requirements..
Job description / core competencies:

Management and quality control of rail products with the procurement department in aid of localization.
Manage the FAI (First Article Inspection) process for all the rail products including product quality sample audits and to play a supporting role during supplier evaluations.
Play a supporting role to the Supplier Development / QA Specialist during the coordination and management of the IRIS and ISO9001 quality management system for the rail division and facilitate compliance to ensure that it supports the overall QMS system via internal and external surveillance audits.
Support during customer audits.
Be the lead representative for all the customers FAI. Prepare all the product conformance documentation in preparation for each FAI.
Ensure that all quality checks are in place and that the related documents are accurately recorded, filed and updated electronically and physically (following configuration management principles).
Electronic, written and verbal messages received and transmitted as necessary to facilitate rail quality related communication to the business.
Play a supporting role in the coordination ensuring supplier compliance and performance to customer, industry & QMS product quality standards from procurement stage to customer deliver.
Manage the quality of products for the rail workshop during and after processing.
Manage the quality of the rail workshop processes.
Manage and drive all quality related KPI’s for the rail workshop and incoming inspections.
Become an active member of the Opex team, by implementing and maintaining Lean Manufacturing Methods.
To ensure consistency in the torque and painting application by the qualified technicians and installation of the earth bonds on rail couplers the incumbent will be responsible for the coordination of these vital processes in the assembly of products.

Location (country, city): Witfield, Gauteng

Job Qualification & Experience:

ND or B.Tech Mechanical Engineering.
Quality management qualification.
5+ years relevant experience on inbound quality inspections or similar products.
Experience in the quality inspection of rail, automotive or mechanical products manufacturing to customer specifications.
Experience in the compiling of data books for projects and in specific for product First Article Inspection and approval for similar engineered parts which have been manufactured locally.
Quality related management experience.
Intermediate MS Office competency.
ERP experience (preferably Navision).
Good communication & interpersonal skills.
Knowledge of policies, procedures and tools used in quality management to ensure compliance.
Good at project management, planning and organizing.
Good judgement and analytical ability.
Accuracy and attention to detail.
Problem-solving ability.
Code EB Driver’s License

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 Quality Control Officer, Witfield – Ref: 1026839-136

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