Are you looking for an exciting career opportunity in the boating and fishing industry? Brunswick New York Mills Operations is the innovative manufacturer of Lund and Crestliner Boats. We pride ourselves on building the highest quality, most durable and innovative fishing boats in the industry. If you have a passion for fishing or boating, and desire a career in a growing organization with a team focus, we encourage you to apply for a position with us. Brunswick New York Mills Operations is looking for individuals to join our team who are proud of our incredible legacy and share in our vision to create life-long memories on the water!
Responsible for planning, organizing, directing and controlling the day-to-day operations of the total Quality System to ensure customer satisfaction (internal & external) by exceeding our BBG Quality System Standards.
Represent the plant to ensure promotion and awareness of customer requirements.
Represent the customer to ensure quality objectives are met and preventative actions are in place.
Builds and sustains a high-performance quality team by hiring talent, providing technical and strategic guidance, training, developing and providing respectful performance feedback to ensure employees are focused, aligned, and engaged in meeting company objectives.
Effectively collaborates and communicates with all levels of the organization as well as with customers and suppliers, as applicable, to resolve problems together, and achieve business goals.
Encourages and promotes employee inclusion, capitalizing on the strengths of a truly diverse and collaborative workforce.
Customer both Internal & External focus
Accountable for the development and maintenance of strong customer relations.
Ensure processes are maintained to monitor the products meet the customer, internal and external standards & specifications.
Ensure operating practices are correctly matched with production and customer requirements.
lead required problem-solving efforts to eliminate warranty failures
Process, System & Data Focus
Responsible to ensure compliance to the BBG Quality System Standards by developing and maintaining local quality procedures to meet these requirements.
Responsible for integrity of all data and quality processes being used in the Plant’s Quality System
Create awareness around Total Cost of Quality and drive activities to reduce cost of poor quality
Champions and drive continuous improvement in design, suppliers and manufacturing through utilization of Operational Excellence tools, LSS and other techniques.
Develop, evaluate & improve process capability together with the Production and Engineering departments
Drive process improvements to reduce scrap, rework and supplier non-conformances
Develop, maintain & execute short- and long-term quality budget/ business plans.
Ensure compliance to internal and external product and compliance audits and certificates
Promote safe work practices as highest priority.
Advanced knowledge of quality policies and procedures
Skilled in statistics and capable of leading reliability, capability and SPC studies and able to teach others
5+ years’ experience in Quality management in a manufacturing environment, with assembly experience
5+ years leadership experience; demonstrated ability to coordinate teams toward task completion
Problem solving and analytical thinking ability
Must be familiar with basic quality assurance and measurement techniques
Must be able to understand and explain engineering drawings, including GD&T
Data analysis & reporting (especially proficient in Excel)
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, both verbal and written, the ability to effectively communicate cross-functionally
8-10 years of Industry experience (Automotive, Powersports, Industrial, Marine, others)
Education & Skills:
Bachelor's degree in either Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics or industrial Engineering
Up to 10% to Dealer locations and various BBG manufacturing locations
Span of Control:
10+ direct reports.
About the Company:
Based in New York Mills, MN - Lund Boats has been manufacturing high quality aluminum and fiberglass fishing boats since 1948. Lund Boats are built by people who love to fish and take pride in engineering and building the most innovative and durable fishing boat on the market. Whether you're a part-time weekend angler, or a serious tournament pro or guide, Lund prides itself on delivering the Ultimate Fishing Experience!
Also located in New York Mills, MN, Crestliner celebrates 65 years in business and traces its origins to the Aluminum Boat Company that came to life within the walls of an airplane hanger back in 1946. Several transitions later, the company became known as Crestliner, and in 1991, the rivet-free UniWeld welded hull was a true revolution in aluminum boats. Crestliner continues to lead in innovations and setting new standards. Learn more about Crestliner and its line of boats by visiting www.Crestliner.com.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, and protected veteran status.
Brunswick Corporation and all subsidiaries are deeply dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Brunswick loves Veterans! All Veterans and Reservists are encouraged to apply. We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. (Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans
Brunswick is defining, creating, and innovating the future of recreational boating. With advanced design, technology and innovation, we will redefine recreational boating and advance our leadership position in the marine industry.