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Quality Specialist - (Process Improvement)

Painted Post, New York
Quality Management

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Power Generation Services
Business Unit: Distributed Generation and Oil & Gas
Requisition Number: 238238
Primary Location: United States-New York-Painted Post
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Entry level
Education Required Level: Associate's Degree / College Diploma
Travel Required: 10%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in eight  Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services,  Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives,  and Financial Services.

Siemens is the leading service partner for ensuring high reliability and optimal performance of rotating power equipment within the utility, oil & gas, and industrial processing industries worldwide – as well as for wind turbines. Siemens’ extensive national network of service technicians is able to quickly and comprehensively offer expert service to maximize the lifecycle of power generation equipment, helping to ensure reliability and prevent downtime.

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Job Description:


Position Overview:

The Quality Professional is responsible for developing and facilitating process improvement activities with the goal of reducing scrap and rework, reducing throughput time for on-time delivery and improving customer satisfaction. 

  • The successful candidate will take a direct hands-on role in helping to identify improvement activities and working directly with the respective process owners to develop and implement solutions for those improvements
  • This position reports to the local Quality Manager for the Operation
  • Develop, analyze and distribute quality and non-conformance data
  • Initiate and facilitate quality improvement activities with the respective process owners within the operations
  • Initiate and facilitate quality improvement activities with key suppliers both locally and at their locations
  • Initiate and lead root cause and corrective action activities for both internal and customer reported issues
  • Organize and facilitate third party and customer compliance audits and surveillances
  • Provides training on Quality concepts and improvement tools
  • Work directly with Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Engineering and Project management to support the goals of the Operation 

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering Discipline – preferred or Associate’s Degree and relevant manufacturing experience
  • 3 years of experience of process improvements, data analysis, etc.
  • Ability to travel as required  both domestically and internationally
  • Knowledge of machining processes, ability to read engineering drawings
  • Microsoft Office tools
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required 

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.


Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience: 

  • ASQ certification
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 requirements
  • Thorough understanding of problem solving and quality improvement tools
  • Past experience in a metalworking manufacturing environment
  • Team leading and facilitation skills

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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