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The Estee Lauder Companies Manager, Quality Engineering in Trevose, Pennsylvania

Manager, Quality Engineering

Brand: Estée Lauder Companies


Position Summary

To design and execute QE projects through the use of statistical tools and other problem solving methodologies. Provide technical support to QA and other departments. This position will lead improvement initiatives which ensure that processes are capable of meeting the quality standards and expectations of the Estee Lauder Companies and its customers. This position must have technical credibility within the organization as well as with customers and suppliers. This position assures compliance to regulatory requirements and focuses on the consumer expectations.

Key Roles & Responsibilities

  • Implements new system and working practices to improve process and product quality while maintaining compliance to regulatory requirements. Participate or lead quality improvement projects.

  • Development of projects and application of QE techniques and methodologies providing technical expertise and support to QA and other functions.

  • Conduct analysis of data and recommend appropriate action, Performs audits and capability studies as necessary.

  • Works with the plant, packaging development, technical packaging, and other parties to define critical requirements. Participates in line tests, first production runs

  • Works with suppliers, developers, and production agreeing to and communicating standards and range boards. Participate in supplier improvement activities.

  • Assists in the investigation of complaints and preventive and corrective action.

  • Participates and where necessary leads in the definition, execution, analysis, and actions of tooling qualification programs. Advises on modifications needed to achieve successful tooling. Leads validation programs of equipment and processes.

  • Documentation of processes and procedures and technical reports.

  • Educates and trains employees in QA techniques.

  • Manage and/or supervise direct and/or indirect reports.


University degree or equivalent experience

Minimum 5 years of quality experience in a manufacturing environment preferred

CQE or Six sigma certification preferred

Knowledge in quality management systems, process improvement utilizing

statistical problem solving techniques, and quality tools; Good management and

communication skills

Demonstrated solid problem solving skills, prioritization, and time management

skills; Supervisory/Leadership experience.

Must be able to work all shifts and all ELC locations as needed

Job: Quality Assurance - Supply Chain

Primary Location: Americas-US-PEA-Trevose

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Job Number: 190296