Sr. Quality Engineer

Date: May 1, 2024

Location: Guangzhou, GD, CN, 510700

Company: Aptar Group

The Sr. quality engineer (QA) is responsible for quality management system set up and maintenance to ensure Guangzhou plant remains in a high-level standard of quality management by good understanding of regulation requirement and customer expectation. He/she has CI mindset and capable of driving kaizen project for quality and production performance improvement.

 

Requirements:

  1. Quality Management System (QMS) (30%)

  • Manage and maintain the Quality Management System (QMS) documentation, including procedures, work instructions, and records.

  • Coordinate internal and external audits, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and customer expectations.

  • Implement changes to the QMS based on audit findings, customer feedback, and industry standards.

  • Build close connectivity with other side for benchmark and best practice sharing.

  1. Quality Assurance (30%)

  • Develop and implement quality assurance strategies, policies, and procedures for manufacturing processes.

  • Conduct audits and inspections to ensure compliance with quality standards and regulations (e.g. ISO 9001/QS/FSSC22000).

  • Collaborate with production teams to identify and resolve quality issues, implementing corrective and preventive actions.

  • Analyse quality data and metrics to drive continuous improvement in product quality and process efficiency.

  • Develop and conduct training programs on quality standards, procedures, and tools for manufacturing personnel.

  1. Continuous Improvement (20%)

  • Lead continuous improvement initiatives using methodologies such as Lean Six Sigma or Kaizen.

  • Facilitate cross-functional teams to identify process inefficiencies, waste, and opportunities for improvement.

  • Implement data-driven solutions to optimize manufacturing processes, reduce defects, and enhance productivity.

  • Drive a culture of continuous improvement by promoting best practices and fostering innovation.

  1. Production management (15%)

  • Coordinate with planning team to ensure efficient utilization of resources, including manpower, equipment, and materials.

  • Monitor production process, identify bottlenecks or issues and implement corrective actions to optimize efficiency and productivity.

  • Conduct regular inspections and audits to ensure adherence to safety regulations, quality standards, and operational procedures.

  • Maintain accurate production records, reports, and documentation.

  • The other job assignment from his/ her supervisor (5%)

 

Requirements:

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree or above.
  • Over 8 years quality working experience, at least 5 years QA experience in food or food packaging manufacturing.
  • Proven experience in quality assurance, continuous improvement, and process optimization within a manufacturing environment, has experience in production management is preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of quality management systems, standards, and methodologies (e.g., ISO9001, QS, LSS)
  • Experience with data analysis tools and techniques for performance measurement and decision-making.
  • Excellent project management skills, including planning, execution, and evaluation of improvement projects.
  • Effective communication, leadership, and teamwork abilities to drive change and achieve results.
  • Industrial engineering education background and work experience is preferred.
  • Fluent in English.
  • Excellent logical thinking and problem solving.