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Quality Operations Shift Leader

  • Flint
  • Quality
  • Full Time
  • Added
  • JR-000090224


Have Proficiency and knowledge of vehicle/propulsion, manufacturing and the elements of the GM Quality System / GMS BIQ. Proficiency and knowledge of the Quality Launch Plan and the requirements in the Global Quality Manual. Ability to coach, teach and audit elements of GM Quality Manual and GMS BIQ Principle and Elements. Managerial Courage to provide direct, honest, constructive feedback to Plant Staffs / Executive Leadership in a considerate and professional manner. Present the Assembly Plant and Engineering Staff with clear problem definition, technical mentorship on complex problems, and regular updates on progress. Support Launch of new products in the plant when applicable.

The Quality Operations Shift Leader has responsibility for a medium size group of employees, both Salary and Hourly, tasked at executing the Global Quality System within the plant.  Within the department they are working to coach and teach the Quality Operations team on how to function within a BIQ IV environment, while also ensuring the integrity of the Quality System being exercised within the Production Departments. Work involves a considerable amount of initiative in decision making and is accompanied by a high level of independent judgment as well as the ability to develop strong relationships across the functional areas.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform start of shift procedures; including cross shift communication

  • Manpower coordination across shift

  • Attend production ops meetings

  • Conduct huddles with GLs

  • Initiate and provide support for containments

  • Review salary vacation/rotation schedule

  • Monitor SIRs

  • Perform Layered Audits

  • Participate in staff Layered Audits

  • Conduct BPD reviews with GLs

  • Review QCOS books

  • Flex check and implementation review

  • Perform end of shift processes

Additional Description

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience

  • 5+ years of manufacturing experience

  • People leader experience

  • Ability to work multiple shifts

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Quality experience

  • Experience with GM systems

  • Experience working with Kronos

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Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
• Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
• Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
• Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;
• Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values; 
• Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;
• Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

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We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

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