Engages in the continual improvement and maintenance of our quality program, including adherence to API Q1 and ISO 9001 requirements. Implements and maintains all aspects of the Quality Management system, while leading quality standards across our manufacturing and sales operations teams.
Primary Responsibilities/Essential Functions:
Leads and participates in complaint investigations, failure analysis of returned products
Perform internal audits; generate audit reports and follow-up on audit observations.
Ensures that corrective and preventive actions are defined, implemented and verified.
Manages quality awareness and provide quality training to new and current employees.
Reviews and maintains product drawings, certifications, and specifications.
Conducts and develops review processes for vendor evaluations.
Develops and implements work instructions aligned with quality processes.
Ensures adherence to industry standards for the manufacture & assembly of product at our facilities and sales field offices.
Prepares and delivers reports to management on status of quality management systems.
Conducts research projects as required by management
Supervises quality department staff to ensure efficient operation of the quality management systems.
Applies and enforces API Q1 and ISO 9001:2008 to internal quality systems and processes.
Assigns work to team members; provides guidance and feedback for team members in accomplishing tasks and goals; sets expectations and clarifies responsibilities.
Knows and enforces compliance with all safety policies and procedures.
Drives and contributes to the department continuous improvement culture.
Maintains a clean and well-organized work area.
Maintains confidentiality of all matters.
Other duties as required.
Education, Licensing, and Certifications:
Four year college or university degree in Business or related field or equivalent education and/or experience.
Master's degree in Business or related field.
Five or more years of relevant experience.
Experience in the oil and gas industry required.
Possess extensive knowledge of industry standards, API Q1 and ISO 9001.
Working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen and Six Sigma principles
Apergy is a leading provider of highly engineered technologies that help companies drill for and produce oil and gas efficiently and safely around the world. Products include a full range of equipment essential to efficient functioning throughout the lifecycle of a well - from drilling to completion to production.
Apergy has several iconic brands, working together to provide an end-to-end suite of advanced energy technologies, products and services. One of those brands is called PCS Ferguson. PCS Ferguson is the industry leader in well deliquification and production optimization for oil and gas producers. Backed by more than 30 years of well head expertise, the company offers a suite of plunger lift, gas lift, hydraulic lift and well site automation products and services, delivered through an extensive field sales and support team.