Audits : Leads quality audits (both internal and external) including identifying corrective and preventative actions to achieve continuous improvement.
Drives performance improvement through proactive reviews and observations.
Control : Maintains local process and document control in accordance with global quality policies. Develop controls and delivers process improvements through process reviews and FMEA management.
Interacts with peers & functional teams to provide local support of global missions and objectives.
Reporting : Manages reporting of Product Company KPIs and Monthly quality data to global service leadership. Identifes, plans and delivers improvement activities.
Champions improvement projects.
Issue Management : Monitors KPIs, Quality Control, Test, FA, customer feedback and rejects. Manages issues from identification to effective closure.
Establishes and shares effective solutions globally as preventative measures for similar products, processes and locations.
Participates in Semiconductor Division Quality Council.
Customer : Represents the Company to customers for quality or reliability issues as necessary. Hosts customer visits / audits.
Provides voice of the customer for quality back into the manufacturing operations.
Training : Assesses needs and arranges training for quality system elements. Maintains documentation.
Safety : Ensures the safety policy is achieved for areas of direct control and local legislation is met.
General : Maintains punctual, regular and predictable attendance; works collaboratively in a team environment with a spirit of cooperation.
Respectfully takes direction from supervisor / manager ; other duties as assigned.
Edwards is a leading developer and manufacturer of sophisticated vacuum products, exhaust management systems and related value-added services.
Edwards solutions are integral to manufacturing processes for semiconductors, flat panel displays, LEDs and solar cells.
They are also used within an increasingly diverse range of industrial processes including power, glass and other coating applications;
steel and other metallurgy; pharmaceutical and chemical; and for scientific instruments in a wide range of R&D applications.
Edwards has over 4,000 employees worldwide engaged in the design, manufacture and support of high technology vacuum and exhaust management equipment.
Edwards has state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Europe, Asia and North America.