A career with EMD Electronics is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. EMD Electronics is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.
Everything we do in EMD Electronics is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers.
The Quality Assurance Manager is accountable for the Savannah, GA site quality assurance activities and objectives. The focus is to ensure the processes needed for the quality management system are established, implemented, and maintained.
The QA Manager will be the site representative for the quality management system and steers compliance activities including but not limited to Food, Cosmetic, and Automotive regulations, and standards. Accountable for defining, implementing, training, and monitoring the processes for the management system which include ISO9001, Halal, Kosher, and other site requirements.
Supports employee engagement initiatives and allocates resources as needed. Drives operational excellence topics though continuous improvement by managing the Management of Change process, Continuous Improvement pipeline, internal and external audits, and other activities such as CAPAs, deviations, and customer complaints.
The QA Manager is accountable all key performance indicators in their given department and delegation of authority to direct reports to achieve the KPIs
Who You Are:
- Bachelor's Degree in a Scientific discipline or related degree
- 5+ years of experience in quality-related functions (QA or QC) and the ability to provide in-depth knowledge on a wide range of Quality processes
- Experience as External or Internal Auditor
- FSMA PCQI training
- Food Defense training
- Supervisory experience
- Interpersonal skills and thoughtful leadership allow you to build the needed relationships and rapport with Production, Business, and Global colleagues
The Quality Assurance Manager is an on-site position located in Savannah, GA with the ability to work from home as business needs permit.What we offer
: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences.
We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology.
We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons.
Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!
If you would like to know more about what diversity, equity, and inclusion means to us, please visit https://www.emdgroup.com/en/company/press-positions.html
If you are a resident of Colorado or New York City, you are eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday, for assistance
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As an employee of the Company, you will be required to comply with all of the Company's COVID-19 safety protocols and policies. The organization has currently suspended enforcement of its COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, but that policy may be reinstated by the Company in its discretion.