Elbit Systems of America is a leading provider of high performance products, system solutions, and support services focusing on the defense, homeland security, commercial aviation, and medical instrumentation markets. With facilities throughout the United States, Elbit Systems of America is dedicated to supporting those who contribute daily to the safety and security of the United States. Elbit Systems of America, LLC is wholly owned by Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT and TASE: ESLT), a global high technology company engaged in a wide range of programs for innovative defense and commercial applications. For additional information, visit: www.elbitsystems-us.com or follow us on Twitter.
Scope: The Director of Quality provides leadership for Quality, Continuous Improvement and Lean Philosophies to the site leadership team, business units, and functional departments. Provide leadership in implementing Advanced Product Quality Planning and Production Part Approval as part of a comprehensive new product introduction process. Provide leadership to provide synergy with other sites within ESA for Process consistent Quality Management System, methodologies for measuring and improving customer satisfaction, continual improvement and Lean philosophies in support of the site strategic plan and objectives. Also establish the site Management System and appropriate 3rd party registrations.
Continuous Improvement: Establish, implement, & maintain a systematic approach to process management and continuous process improvement. Promote continual improvement in all key business and site processes.
Customer Satisfaction: Establish and maintain measures of customer satisfaction.
Education (Highest Level Required/Preferred):
Bachelor degree required.
Specific Degree Field, only if required: Business, Quality Management, Engineering, or related field
Training Pre-requisites (Within One Year of Taking Position):
þ Safety Training, as dictated by Safety Department
þ Other: QM&PI Syllabus - Basic
Preferred: Certified Quality Manager
Black Belt Certification
Functional (Using Skill Set): 10+ years
Management: 10+ years
Industry: 1-3 years
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Required (Unique and Measurable)