Quality Supervisor

Tesla

  • Full Time

We are seeking an energetic and
engaging Quality Supervisor to lead one of the teams of quality technicians for
our Production Line during our shift operations. You will exercise your exceptional
people skills to delegate tasks and guide personnel in developing one of
Tesla’s newest manufacturing teams. Your proven record of driving improvements
and agility in responding to quality excursions will enable you to set the tone
for the rest of the team. In addition, your strong collaborative skills allow
you to bring cross functional teams together to efficiently solve complex
problems. Your presence will bring structure to the team and bring the best
performance out of each of your employees.

Responsibilities:

  • Delegate
    responsibilities and manage schedules for a team of quality technicians
    and inspectors.
  • Provide
    coaching and training to technicians and inspectors.
  • Escalate
    quality issues with management and engineering as needed.
  • Drive
    improvements in quality operations.
  • Develop
    training programs and hiring plans for team members
  • Support
    issue resolution including root cause investigation & corrective
    action tracking
  • Assist
    quality technicians and inspectors on in-line decision making.
  • Provide
    regular reports & updates to quality team and management.
  • Assist
    in management of material disposition.
  • Enforce
    5S and workplace hygiene standards

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s
    Degree preferred
  • 3+
    years of experience managing teams of 10 or more people in a high-volume
    manufacturing setting preferred 
  • Certification
    in a quality-related field such as six-sigma, TQM, or equivalent a plus.
  • Proficiency
    in concepts such as SPC, process capability, PFMEA, control plan etc.
  • Experience
    in selecting and developing new team members
  • Able
    to work well under pressure while managing competing demands and tight
    deadlines
  • Communicate
    clearly using excellent written and verbal skills; able to interface with
    executives and leaders daily.
  • Strong
    organization skills with meticulous attention to detail
  • Fluent
    with common MS office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Receptive
    to a flexible shift, including nights and weekends, if necessary