Plant Quality Manager

Cost To Company Per Annum: Market Related

Plant Quality Manager

Our client is a leading Automotive Leather Manufacturing Group in the Far East Rand, they are looking for an experienced and qualified Plant Quality Manager to ensure that superb audit processes are in place.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain Good Product Quality – PPM’s (IPPM/EPPM)
  • Manage Top 5 issues (internal/external) from discovery, through assignment, tracking, and closure
  • Put necessary systems in place to collect required data (QMS) and work the Top 5 one at a time
  • Must have the full knowledge of the system and be able to gather support and information from all team members. People need to want to help this person
  • Manage customer issues and communication for issues that require plant-based feedback
  • Communicate with the customer – both in good times and in bad
  • Supply testing results needed by customer in a timely manner
  • Provide complete 8D’s when necessary
  • Supervise the maintenance of Integrated Management Systems (IMS) – IATF/ISO/TS/QMS
  • Ensure that the plant is ready for impromptu audits
  • Keep systems in place, updated and maintained
  • Provide support & supervise any and all laboratory functions
  • Implement Quality At Source (QAS) – 2018 Finishing, 2019 Cutting and Re-Tan 2019 Support Global Quality implementation of Supplier Quality System


  • Matric or equivalent | BSc (Chemistry, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering)
  • VDA 6.3 Auditor
  • Own vehicle and driver’s license
  • Computer literate
  • Project Management Skills | Six Sigma and Black Belt
  • Automotive Background
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

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