Director, Quality & EHS LP

Requisition ID:  25854
Job Location(s): 

Loves Park, IL, US

Job Description

Danfoss is looking for a Quality & Environment, Health, and Safety (EHS) Director. The overall goal for the Director, Quality & EHS will be to ensure a high level of customer satisfaction - both internally and externally - and to ensure business effectiveness through the implementation and application of approved quality management system and EHS processes across the total business.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following. 

  • Ensure full Danfoss Drives compliance to QEHS ISO/IATF Certifications
  • Manage QEHS objectives and targets based on inputs from your interested parties
  • Promote, Deploy and Improve our global QEHS Management System
  • Handle Customer QEHS requests related to your site
  • The business contact to our Drives Facility Service and external authorities
  • Support our second site in North America on the Site ISO/IATF compliance activities which require some Domestic travel between our sites (2 hrs drive). Approx. 2-4 times/month

Background & Skills

 

Required (basic) qualifications

  • Lead Auditor of one or more of ISO9001/ISO14001/IATF16949 compliance
  • 3 years Quality Management System experience (valid from 2018)
  • Knowledgeable about and experienced in US OHSAS requirements and regulations

Preferred qualifications

  • Leadership experience from either direct management or project management
  • Experience working in global business environment with Europe, Asia etc.
  • Experienced user in Microsoft Office Package (incl. PowerPoint, Teams etc.)

Job Criteria

  • You have the drive that it takes, are eager to challenge, and can embrace the ongoing changes that we meet every day.
  • You are known for your open-mind and communicative approach. This enables you to build relations and cooperate across cultures and geography.
  • You see the bigger picture and at the same time, you can transfer it into a structured way of working which permits you to come up with the right solutions.
  • You are willing to make the necessary decisions while ensuring compliance
  • The job requires both sitting/standing and walking activities around our facility

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.


Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.


Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 


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