Quality Process Coach

Quality Process Coach
Boikago Group (Pty) Ltd
Pretoria, Gauteng


Posted 01 June 2021 – Closing Date 04 June 2021

Job Details

Job Description


  • A well known automotive manufacturing company based in Pretoria is looking for a Quality Process Coach. with metrology background

Purpose of the Role

  • Implement and maintain operation systems as per Global Inspection Process and other linked procedures.
  • Assign concern responsibilities to root cause owners/base department. Record data and update on quality matrices in each zone and improve quality systems while continuously training team members/inspectors and team leaders to ensure standards/procedures are understood and adhered to.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Apply engineering principles & analytical techniques to establish and continuously improve manufacturing processes and products
  • Perform as per production systems standard – assist team members in closing out concerns found during PJO
  • Maintain evidence files which include PJO’s, time & data etc.
  • Update zone boards as per standard
  • Update exhibit-H for CAL and other end of zone painters as per procedure requirements
  • Implement, improve and maintain escalation process for Blitz, A, B, C-Calls as outlined in procedure requirements
  • Maintain and improve current standards where necessary
  • Effectively manage absentees in the area and engage with team members through the return to work process, HR involvement for repeat offenders
  • Manage the medical surveillance process to ensure all team members due for medical are assessed within time
  • Effectively manage day to day running of his/her role with quality team
  • Improve QOS
  • Drive incoming quality and ensure part integrity are monitored to identify abnormalities
  • Lead S-Safety aspect for department, ensuring that all safety non-conformances are closed
  • Identify and close-out near misses continuously to ensure safe working environment
  • Train and ensure team is versatile across inspections
  • Support the Vehicle Evaluation Manager in continuous improvement to QOS and alignment of inspection to detect rejects and External concerns
  • Attend/support VRT’s when required
  • Support and bring special attention to production managers and area managers by identifying top quality concerns rejected in the Quality system through the tip level management process
  • Inform maintenance team and manager immediately of any maintenance concerns
  • Maintain 5s standards in all areas
  • Maintain, update and save records timeously
  • Strive to maintain zero ISO internal/external non-conformances
  • Drive and improve QOS through Green-Belt, 6 Panels and Kaizen Projects

Minimum experience & qualifications required

  • National Diploma or degree in Engineering Related Field (Mech/Quality)
  • 5 – 10 Years Dimensional Control & Manufacturing Experience
  • Knowledge, setup and operation of CMM / Scanning Measurement equipment
  • Sound knowledge of quality procedures and the application thereof
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills to effectively discharge job duties.
  • Well-developed collaboration skills.
  • Ability to keep abreast of leading technologies and processes
  • Well-developed business acumen
  • Ability to manage change and conflict
  • Verify tolerance/engineering specifications
  • Develop dimensional/product/process controls plans
  • Define and conduct machine process capability analyses