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AGCO Corporation Backshop Quality Manager in Hesston, Kansas

Backshop Quality Manager

Date: Dec 2, 2023


Hesston, KS, US

Workplace Type: Onsite

Doyouwant to help solve the world's most pressing challenges? Feeding the world's growing population and slowing climate change are two of the world's greatest challenges. AGCO is a part of the solution! Join us to make your contribution.

Your Impact:

  • Manage Value Stream Quality Engineers and their work, helping them interpret the data gathered to provide direction for quality activities.

  • Create and implement process improvement projects across the manufacturing value streams using various methodologies including a Quality Network and Kaizen activities.

  • Provide expert level knowledge and coaching of structured problem-solving tools (8D, 5why, FMEA, etc.) to resolve quality issues.

  • Provide expert level knowledge of blueprints and specifications (Geometric tolerances, ASTM standards, ISO standards, etc.)

  • Responsibility to keep all tools at the site in calibration.

Your Experience and Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in quality engineering focusing on problem solving, defect correction and prevention and the PDCA process in the automotive or agricultural equipment industries with 2+ years of leadership experience.

  • Must be able to lift/carry up to 50 pounds, for distances up to 50 feet, occasionally, as needed to assist others and must be able to visually inspect and locate parts and materials, as well as to read required documentation.

  • Lean process improvement implementations experience and knowledge of ISO9000

  • Knowledge of Fabrication w/ metals or fabricated parts

Your Benefits

  • Attractive, fair remuneration including participation in our bonus scheme.

  • Balance of work, family and free time due to flexible working time and the possibility of remote work within the organizational framework.

  • Health and life insurance.

We value inclusion and recognize the innovation a diverse workforce delivers to our farmers. Through our recruitment efforts, we are committed to building a team that includes a variety of experiences, backgrounds, cultures and perspectives.

Join us as we bring agriculture into the future and apply now!

AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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