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Sr. Business Unit Quality Leader

LOCATION: 

Simpsonville, SC, US, 29681

REQ ID:  32571

Sealed Air is in business to protect, to solve critical packaging challenges and to leave our world better than we found it. Our portfolio of leading packaging solutions includes CRYOVAC® brand food packaging, SEALED AIR® brand protective packaging and BUBBLE WRAP® brand packaging, which collectively enable a safer, more efficient food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.8 billion in sales in 2019 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 124 countries. To learn more, visit www.sealedair.com.

Job Description

The Sr. Business Unit Quality Leader will develop, champion and lead quality improvement initiatives for processes and product lines.  Responsible for ensuring managers, process owners and Team Quality Leaders develop and engage in the improvement plans and maintain their part of the quality management system.  This role works cooperatively across the production facility and additional production sites to provide a continuous improvement philosophy to all programs, processes and innovations company wide.

 

More specific responsibilities include:

  • Develop and lead quality teams to address issues such as recurring non-conformances, critical customer issues, internal quality issues, and identified improvement opportunities
  • Lead the Corrective and Preventive Action process from inception to verification of effectiveness.  Form and lead teams to drive timely completion of CAPAs.  Use data-based methods to verify effectiveness.
  • Track and analyze internal and external quality data.  Ensure performance is communicated at all levels of the organization.  Set goals and drive process and product quality improvements.  Sustain a pipeline of quality improvement projects.
  • Provide full control of Nonconforming Material and timely, efficient processing of blocked stock.  ensure these processes are adequate to meet the needs of the business.
  • Utilize a six-sigma approach to quality processes, implementing SPC where applicable.
  • Ensure internal and external CTQ’s are identified, specifications, sample plans and measurement systems are in-place and adequate.
  • Assist in the development of Control Plans, Process Maps, FMEA, Visual Standards, Inspection plans, Capability Studies and reports, and other Six Sigma / Process Improvement Tools.
  • Full managerial responsibility for direct reports; assigns work to staff, provide coaching and training, sets goals.
  • Provide support for Customer regulatory and certification site audits.  Maintain SQF certification and compliance to ISO 9001 standards. Process owner of the quality audit system; engage all levels and roles of site personnel in leading process and product quality audits driving toward leading behaviors that drive improvement in lagging results.
  • Act as Liaison between manufacturing and Sales, Customer Service, and Field Quality. Provide timely and appropriate feedback on quality issues in the field, including customer Corrective Action Requests

Qualifications

  • BS degree required; degree in an engineering /science / technical field is preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in Quality Management, Engineering, or Six Sigma
  • Additional Qualifications
  • Customer Focus
  • Strong Leader with the ability to drive change
  • Certified Six Sigma Green Belt, Black Belt Preferred
  • Experience with SQF (or similar governing standard)
  • Statistical Data Analysis and Problem Solving (Control Charts, Multi-Variable Analysis, DOE, ANOVA, MSA)
  • Technical Acumen
  • Organizational Skills
  • Team Building and Collaboration
  • Time Management
  • Performance Management
  • Communication

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Requisition id: 32571 

Relocation: Yes  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.

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WHY WORK AT SEALED AIR?

It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

  • Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.
  • Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.
  • Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.


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