To define Quality policy at the corporate level, with inputs from the
Hospet Quality team, and ensure effective implementation of the same.
To develop internal processes and metrics that is aligned to create
highest product quality and competitive advantage.
To lead and advise the Quality team at Hospet for ensuring organization
wide quality standards are evolved and internal process controls are
established. This will include periodic inspections at Hospet and regular
review thru MIS.
To establish quality management programme for incoming materials and
components, processes and finished product. Workmanship standards,
and equipment to ensure conformity of purchased material and final
products to prescribe quality standards.
To support the implementation of quality systems like ISO/TS 16949,
TPM, TQM, Six Sigma and customer specific standards at the vendors
and subcontractors end and monitor compliance to the same.
To ensure various certifications and approvals are obtained by
effectively working to fulfill the requirements of certification agencies
To participate with the Marketing team in new product design from
beginning to end, ensuring that manufacturing process capabilities
match customer requirements.
To define quality standards for new products being developed.
To ensure Quality systems result in reduction in rejections and increase
in First Time Right.
To handle senior customer management interactions as and when
required. To attend customer complaints and approve debit notes.
To define test norms and plan for testing (and retesting if required) at
To assess vendor capability by auditing vendor processes and systems,
plan for a trial lot and check vendor performance.
To evolve needs for additional processing and testing requirements and
evaluate equipment to fulfill the same.
To plan and initiate annual vendor evaluation process by reviewing
compliance on quality. To facilitate implementation of quality standards
at the vendors ends and assist them with Quality certifications.
Presentation and Communication Skills
Excellent Organizing Abilities
Ability to manage multiple tasks, organize priorities and meet
Strong knowledge of Testing Techniques like Ultrasonic Testing, Mag
Particle Testing, etc.
In depth knowledge of Quality tools like FMEA, PPAP, Control Plan,
Six Sigma, problem solving techniques like 7S & Kaizen [DESIRABLE]