This position is responsible for process documentation, completing quality deliverables on new product launches, ensuring all process changes have proper documentation completed, and process/quality improvements. In addition, this individual will be responsible for answering technical questions from the workforce in support of them being able to complete the work required to assure a product quality level are met and sustained during manufacturing.
Create and maintain quality standards for all new and existing products. Regularly review these standards against customer feedback and inspector findings, making changes/improvements as necessary to align requirements
Create Process Flow, Control Plans, PFMEA and Standard Operating Procedures
Coordinate quality inspectors to perform daily inspection of products and packages, ensuring data is correct and accurate and that the required quantity and diversity of products/packages are inspected each week
Create and update pareto charts ranking major quality issues and work with management on prioritizing and planning improvement activities and resources required to address these issues
Structured Root-Cause Problem Solving (RCPS) techniques and apply them regularly in a highly structured way, documenting the results and following up on execution and effectiveness
Devises sampling procedures and designs and develops forms and instructions for recording, evaluating, and reporting quality and reliability data.
Directs team members engaged in measuring and testing product and tabulating data concerning materials, product, or process quality and reliability
Train others on problem solving techniques through small-group problem solving activities
Be actively and productively involved in cross-functional Vistaprint teams as a representative of Manufacturing and Quality functions
Lead and participate in 6 Sigma activities focused on addressing major technical quality problems
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS REQUIRED
A minimum of 5 years of experience, with a ideally a Lean Manufacturing background
Bachelors Degree in Engineering
CQE Certification preferred
Black Belt Certification considered a definite asset
Must have clearly demonstrated problem solving skills as well as good written and verbal communication skills
Experience with QA Management Systems
Extensive knowledge in Statistical analysis techniques (MiniTab), ergonomics and process flow
Additional Salary Information: Salary dependent upon qualification and experience.
Internal Number: 7491
Vistaprint, a Cimpress company, helps small business owners create expertly designed, up-to-date custom marketing – the assortment of products they need to look and feel professional, prepared and plugged in.
Yes, we said assortment. It’s true that we’re best known for our business cards – and we’ve printed billions of them since Robert Keane founded Vistaprint in 1995.
But today, Vistaprint offers so much more: a wide range of customizable small business marketing products; real-time access to expert ideas and assistance for people who need a hand; and a simple, straightforward experience for those who know exactly what they want.
When we put it all together, our customers can easily design a consistent, cohesive look that carries across their entire business, whether they operate in-store, online, on-site or on the go. With that, they can walk through a door with confidence, know they can keep up with the competition and make things happen right now.
Because now isn’t just a challenge. It’s an opportunity. And Vistaprint is here to help small business owners OWN THE NOW.