Quality Manager


Loire, FR

Country/Region:  France
Job Function:  Quality
Requisition ID:  34562
Employment Type:  Salary




Quality Manager

Roche La Moliere Plant


Driving the future of automotive. We’re Lear For You.


Company Overview


Lear, a global automotive technology leader in Seating and E-Systems, enables superior in-vehicle experiences for consumers around the world. Our diverse team of more than 165,000 talented employees in 37 countries is driven by a commitment to innovation, operational excellence, and sustainability. Lear is Making every drive better™ by providing the technology for safer, smarter, and more comfortable journeys. Lear, headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, serves every major automaker in the world and ranks #186 on the Fortune 500. Further information about Lear is available at lear.com, or follow us on Twitter @LearCorporation



Position overview:


Reporting directly to Senior Quality manager, our future Quality manager will have as main missions to ensure new products/processes are aligned with industry megatrends to drive incremental revenue growth and returns. Drive best-in-class operating performance in the areas of quality, efficiency, launch performance and emphasize a culture of Quality.



Key Responsibilities:



People Management

  • Coordination skills and experience to organize teams and assign resources.
  • Work in cooperation with auxiliary services (production, logistics, maintenance, security, HR) to ensure the continuity of production on the site


Budget control

  • Experience in creating budgets and management of accounts and investments of financial resources.


Quality Management System

  • IATF training as auditor - Internal auditor certificate.
  • Experience coordinating internal management review (yearly management review, plant risks analysis, contingency plan, etc.).


Customer Quality

  • Claims management and associated 8D’s + containment
  • Customer scorecard
  • Customer audits (MPA Stellantis).


Suppliers Quality

  • Experience in Quality Issues with suppliers: 8D analysis + Escalation processes.
  • PPAP knowledge and experience.


Core tools

  • Training and experience in core tools: PFMEA, APQP, SPC, PPAP, MSA.


Internal Quality

  • Serial production: Capacity of problem analysis so decisions can be taken.
  • Program development: Analysis of program quality needs and status.




Key skills and Qualifications:


  • Engineering degree.
  • Experience of at least 3 years as a quality manager and 5 years in the automotive industry 
  • Team management 
  • Experience and knowledge about seats or frame structures.
  • Experience and knowledge in metal welding.
  • Experience and knowledge in assembly process as screwing, riveting.
  • Experience and knowledge in the painting process.
  • Proficiency in both English & French languages, spoken and written



Why Lear


We offer a fantastic place to work, opportunity to grow and being part of a company who places its people first.



Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.

Applicants must submit their resumes for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.






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