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Quality, EHS Flight Safety Director

 — Fribourg
24 September | Employee | 100%

Ref jobup.ch: 1933154 | Date: 24 September 2021


Meggitt PLC is a global engineering group specialised in extreme environment components and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defence and energy markets. Some 9’000 people are employed across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe and North America and regional bases in Brazil and in India.

Meggitt Fribourg’s site provides its expertise to the four strategic business units of Meggitt PLC. Meggitt Fribourg is employing 450 employees. We develops, manufactures and sells world-wide a complete range of transducers and electronic systems for the monitoring of engines, turbines and other rotating machinery in both the aerospace and energy industries.


To further strengthen our “Quality”department, we are currently looking for a “Quality, EHS Flight Safety Director”.


The Position

As “Quality, EHS Flight Safety Director” you will be accountable for management and leadership of the Quality Department, a team of 25 individuals with all its related activities. You will also be responsible to drive the site quality strategy and performance, ensure compliance with authorities and customers.


Quality, EHS Flight Safety Director

The main responsibilities for this role are:


Quality Strategy & Objectives

  • Provide vision and leadership for quality for the site by determining quality objectives and linking those objectives to company and corporate objectives
  • Define overall site quality strategy, establish strategic implementation plan and drive all related initiatives


  • Develop, establish and maintain quality assurance programs, policies, processes, procedures and controls ensuring that performance and quality of products conform to established company, regulatory as well as customer standards
  • Improve and maintains quality program across the entire value chain, design-source-make-deliver, involving methods, tools, devise and controls
  • Maintain compliance with EN9100, ISO9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001, Part 145, Part 21G, Meggitt PLC policies and effectiveness of the Quality Management System


Authorities & Customers interface

  • Represent the business/site to outside regulatory bodies and customers with regards to quality matters
  • Provide expertise and guidance in interpreting governmental regulation, agency guidelines, customer guidelines and internal policies to assure compliance and drive implementation for the site
  • Manage quality assurance efforts and responsible for all regulatory compliance issues


Quality governance

  • Determine and establish assigned quality organizational structure and supervisor relationships. Coach, develop and mentor employees
  • Collaborate with cross-functional colleagues to ensure implementation of quality program, as well as achievement of standards and regulations


Management tasks & Financial responsibility

  • Manage the Quality – EHS – Calibration department
  • Functional responsible for all people involved in control operation
  • Define and provide necessary training or development actions to his team and site teams in order to implement standards, methods and tools to improve quality culture
  • Define and manage Quality-EHS budget
  • CAPEX expenditures, quotation and order acknowledgement in accordance with Meggitt definition of signature rights recorded in the author matrix


Your Profile

  • Master or Engineer degree
  • Good knowledge of quality methods and tools (Lean, 6Sigma, 8D, 5W, etc.), norms and regulations (ISO9001, AS9100, ISO14001, ISO 45001, Part21, Part 145)
  • Significate experience in aerospace industry
  • Fluent in French & English, German is a plus
  • Rigor, methodology, result oriented, good communication and negotiation skills


If you are looking for a challenging position with opportunity to grow in a truly international company, please send your application (resume, letter of motivation, reference letters and diploma) in English to www.meggitt.com. Please note that only complete applications will be taken into consideration.