Quality Team Leader 2 - Industry Standards Compliance
Posted 1/24/2017 6:54:56 AM
Business Segment: Power Water & Process Technologies
Location(s): Republic of Korea ; Iksan
About Us: GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
GE has confirmed it is exploring options for selling the Water & Process Technologies business. The plan to divest the business is a strategic decision that provides an opportunity to reposition the business for growth and further invest for long-term success. Water & Process Technologies will operate business as usual through this process and will continue to meet its commitments to its valued customers and employees. This includes hiring strong talent to help the business grow and be successful. GE is targeting to complete the sale of the business by mid-2017.
Role Summary: In this role, you will develop and implement on strategic plans, integrate and assist product introduction, management of change, product and raw material quality troubleshooting, and other technical/regulatory support for GE Water Chemical manufacturing plant. You will utilize your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals.
Essential Responsibilities: • Resolves complex technical and regulatory issues in the plant with support from regional team. • Requires cross-functional interaction and relationship with Manufacturing, Sourcing, Technology, EHS.. • Responsible for compliance and implementation of chemical management programs • Manage product and raw material regulatory and master data in Phoenix/Medusa and SAP QM databases and insure integrity and security of the data is maintained. • Resolve product quality incidents from customer complaints, manufacturing problems, and field incidents using root cause and corrective actions • Be integral part of product commercialisation of new products in the NPI process starting at toll gate 3 • Use QMS effectively and use the QTS process in resolving chronic product quality problems, reducing scrap, and reducing the cost of quality • Assure EHS compliance with chemical and equipment control regulations including but not limited to health and safety assessments, transportation, labelling, potable, food contact, internal auditing of all product regulatory and other requirements, regulatory assessment of proposed product changes, perform hazard assessments for MSDS development, author MSDS and product label content • Respond to external, and internal (GE Corporate) requests for product regulatory information, support customers with product regulatory issues, and interact with governmental and non-governmental agencies on product registrations / certifications • Process all Support Central workflows in Product Questionnaires [PQ’s], New Raw Material Introductions, Sub/Alts, and all MMOC to meet the assigned cycle time targets. • Maintain a thorough knowledge of emerging regulations as they apply to products • Submit required reports and communications with regulatory agencies • Support Variable Cost Productivity [VCP] and Direct Material Productivity [DMP] projects in execution
Qualifications/Requirements: o Bachelor’s Degree in Science or Engineering from an accredited university or college o Demonstrated ability and experience in compliance systems facilitation in a global organization. o Technical skills include competence with regulatory analysis, product review and manufacturing. o Broad understanding of business issues, metrics, organizational linkages, and customer value. o Knowledge and understanding of the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) o Effective problem-solving techniques and skills especially as it relates to delivery of outcomes o Effective time management skills including sequencing of own work and resource time management o Strong verbal and written communication skills and presentation skills, e.g. facilitating team meetings and engaging groups to achieve outcomes o Deliver high quality, timely, consistent service delivery for the broader business o Proactively represent the Company at all times & build and encourage cultural diversity o Conflict resolution skills, understanding of impact of self on others, Influencing skills o Knowledge of GE compliance and reporting procedures and processes o Performs other duties, tasks and responsibilities as assigned or required o Self-motivated with high sense of urgency, resourcefulness and adaptability. o Ability to incorporate multiple points of view and synthesize into singular plans of actions o Self-directed, with the ability to communicate findings, make recommendations and facilitate change o Ability to adapt to/drive change across a dynamic business environment
Desired Characteristics: • Influencing: The ability to influence is a high priority competency requirement to all internal partners/external customers will be fundamental to achieving success. • Business Focus: As a member of the SCPC team, you must understand the importance of meeting all performance & KPI targets and understand the direction of the global, regional GE Water strategy. • Leadership & Teambuilding: As you are also part of a wider APAC team, you will need to be a “team player” in terms of sharing best practice and being prepared to cover for, and assist, other SC Team Members as required. • Decision Making: You will make and be actively involved in frequent decision making over cost out initiatives and determining the appropriate support required to assist the GE Power & Water growth imperatives. • Communication: You will need to have highly developed communication skills to communicate with all levels of the organisation; Participate in team meetings and participate in a positive, results-oriented work environment that is focused on EHS, quality, on-time delivery and continuous improvement. • Job Specific Knowledge: You will have a good understanding of the water business, and develop the appropriate strategy and will conduct yourself in accordance with the GE’s Beliefs, EHS policies & Spirit and Letter obligations at all times.
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