Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Process Management
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Minden, Nevada, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Role Summary:

The QMS and Audit Program Leader is responsible for oversight and continuous improvement of the Measurement & Controls Quality Management System (QMS). In addition, the successful candidate will oversee management, planning and execution of the M&C audit program.

Essential Responsibilities:

In the role of QMS and Audit Program Leader, you will:
  • Maintain and continuously improve a global M&C QMS that is consistent and aligned with relevant Quality System Standards such as ISO 9001 and the Baker Hughes QMS, acting as the business subject matter expert
  • Establish clear and achievable QMS performance objectives and key performance indicators and facilitate engagement and execution across the business
  • Ensure process compliance through the development of comprehensive procedures, work instructions, flowcharts, forms, templates, checklists, worksheets, and other product and process related documentation
  • Collaborate with functions on the development, maintenance and simplification of procedures and work instructions
  • Manage the internal audit program to verify implementation of and compliance with the QMS
  • Act as the functional owner for enterprise level quality tools & processes
  • Assist sites and functions with timely closure of audit findings
  • Assist sites as needed to attain/retain quality system certification
  • Lead root cause analyses to identify the root cause of non-conformances and ensure that appropriate and effective corrective and preventive actions are implemented to eliminate the issue and prevent reoccurrence
  • Participate in the Management Review of the M&C QMS and provide recommendations, feedback and analysis on business performance based on established metrics and goals
  • Utilize Lean and Six Sigma tools to continuously improve the QMS
  • Utilize risk management tools and aids to identify potential risks, and opportunities that could affect product/service conformity and the ability to enhance customer satisfaction; take the necessary actions to mitigate risks to enhance the effectiveness of the Quality Management System

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Quality System Planning and Quality Improvement methods

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Travel up to 25% of the time, as required

Desired Characteristics:
  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in a "STEM" major (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics) from an accredited college or university
  • Experience in a regulated manufacturing environment
  • Experience leading Quality Management System operations
  • Demonstrated expertise in quality standards such as:
  • AS9100 or ISO9001-based regulated industry standards
  • 80079-34 (ATEX) certification
  • Lead Auditor (IRCA) with proven industry audit experience.
  • Experience managing site certifications and working with registrar and customer auditors
  • Knowledge of common Quality tools and Continuous Improvement methods, including but not limited to RCA, Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, 5S, SPC, DOE, and Gage R&R
  • Demonstrated expertise to effectively communicate within all levels of the organization
  • Demonstrated understanding of product development lifecycles, design change and document change control, manufacturing/production process control methodologies
  • Experience leading and implementing change
  • Exceptional analytical, problem solving & causal analysis skills
  • Strong technical aptitude (i.e. able to read & comprehend technical documentation & execute procedures)
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English (both written and oral)
  • Demonstrated experience and proficiency with MS Office applications

  • Minden, NV, other locations may be considered

This is your opportunity to learn more, do more, live the career you have imagined and be part of a truly diverse organization.

Baker Hughes is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Learn more