Thermo Fisher Scientific Quality Manager & EHS Compliance in Fremont, California

Job Description

With more than 60 years of innovation and leadership, MSD (formerly FEI Company) enables customers to find meaningful answers to questions that accelerate breakthrough discoveries, increase productivity, and ultimately change the world. We design, manufacture, and support the broadest range of high-performance microscopy workflows that provide images and answers in the micro-, nano-, and picometer scales.

Combining hardware and software expertise in electron, ion, and light microscopy with deep application knowledge in the materials science, life sciences, electronics, and natural resources markets, the worldwide MSD team is dedicated to customers' pursuit of discovery and resolution to global challenges.

Q&R is a multi-disciplined team with objective input and expertise in Quality systems, business process excellence, structured problem solving, Environmental Health & Safety and regulatory compliance.

We support our brand with regard to fulfilling customer needs, compliance to legislation and industry requirements and helping the organization to quantify and define what quality, compliance, and safety is to Perfect Quality System Health, Perfect Design, Perfect Order and Perfect Service, by monitoring and driving improvements through a structured operating rhythm.

Reporting to the Global Sr Director of Quality & Regulatory/EHS, the Site Quality / EHS Manager is responsible for coordinating all aspects of Environment, Health & Safety in the MSD manufacturing and R&D facilities in California (Fremont and Santa Barbara) and Texas (Richardson). The position is based in Fremont.

Responsibilities:

  • Drive Customer satisfaction

  • Assures compliance with applicable internal and external regulations, policies and procedures related to Quality and EHS.

  • Implement and maintain a quality/EHS management system including an operating rhythm aligned with MSD and EFAs overall operating rhythm.

  • Drive continual improvement by recommending actions or policies that result in cost reduction, efficiencies or increased profitability to the company.

  • Support the organization with strategy deployment and KPI leadership management

  • Lead the CAPA process implementation and sustain the process via CAPA board meetings

  • Be a technical resource to guide site management in their responsibilities for EHS.

  • Implement and maintain the program for protection of employees and regulatory compliance regarding chemical hazards, audits, waste disposal and other safety and environmental aspects.

  • Manages near miss, incident and accident reports to ensure that root cause is determined and corrective actions are implemented.

  • Works as part of the Quality /EHS leadership team to develop and deploy global policies and programs.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A bachelor degree engineering is required, or a combination of education and experience that demonstrate the required skills

  • 3-5 years of relevant working experience in Quality and / or EHS area

  • Able to work independently, self-starter

  • Experience working in high-tech environment, and specifically capital equipment

  • Demonstrated ability to understand and develop processes

  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills with the ability to interact effectively with others, which includes senior and middle management levels.

  • Ability to work in a high-matrixed organization: To synthesize various inputs and concerns, negotiate, and find paths forward that lead to results.

  • Familiar with ISO 9001 and 4001 standards

  • Willing to travel up to 30% time

Competencies :

  • Global Communication across various cultures

  • Flexibility

  • Influence & Persuasion

  • Unwavering quality/EHS ethics

  • Leadership

  • Policies, Process & Procedures

  • Lean and six sigma leadership (e.g. certified green / black belt)

  • Relationship Management

  • Project Management

  • Systematic Problem solving

  • Teamwork

We offer:

  • Opportunity to become a part of successful international company specialized in high-tech

  • Possibility to grow in personal skills and professional language

  • Training and development support

  • Modern work environment

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 50,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.