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Cummins Inc. RMEP Machined Components Business Leader in Rocky Mount, North Carolina

RMEP Machined Components Business Leader


Manages the assurance of continuous improvement toward defect-free processes that meet or exceed customer needs in the supported plant. Responsible for the overall assessment and improvement of the people capabilities, processes, and tools that are critical to the quality assurance programs and processes.

Manages the resolution and follow-up of quality issues with internal and external customers and suppliers.

Manages, mentors, and develops staff; leads the assessment and establishment of education, training, and skills profiles for quality professionals.

Participates in project selection and analysis; advises staff on prioritization of projects.

Oversees projects budget progress and leads cost control activities for assigned teams.

Reinforces customer-led quality focus in the supported organization.

Establishes and maintains quality assurance standards, procedures, and controls.

Serves as a key quality representative for supplier and customer audits.

Manages post-implementation exercises to identify strengths and opportunities for improvement.

Follows Six Sigma methodologies in the process of identifying, selecting, tracking, progressing through, and assessing the success of projects and initiatives.



Ensures accountability - Holding self and others accountable to meet commitments.

Manages conflict - Handling conflict situations effectively, with a minimum of noise.

Develops talent - Developing people to meet both their career goals and the organization’s goals.

Drives engagement - Creating a climate where people are motivated to do their best to help the organization achieve its objectives.

Builds effective teams - Building strong-identity teams that apply their diverse skills and perspectives to achieve common goals.

Customer focus - Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.

Quality Process Management - Applies and manages methods (e.g. SPC, Capability studies, Layered Process Audit, inspection, test) to ensure quality of Cummins products, processes, and services.

Problem Solving - Solves problems using a systematic analysis process by leveraging industry standard methodologies to create problem traceability and protect the customer; determines the assignable cause; implements robust, data-based solutions; identifies the systemic root causes and recommended actions to prevent problem reoccurrence.

Quality Leadership (Cummins Operating System) - Demonstrates knowledge of the Cummins Operating System, quality management systems by applying the ten practices to assess business segment and functional performance, set strategy aligned with business needs and create consistency of purpose for continuously improving products, processes, services; enables data driven decision making and removes barriers to enable individuals to have line of sight to the customer; uses metrics to drive continuous improvement.

Quality System Management - Guides in the practice and application of quality management system standards required by international certification bodies, industry specific regulatory authorities and customer's contractually specified requirements.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, university, or equivalent degree required.

This position may require licensing for compliance with export controls or sanctions regulations.


Significant level of relevant work experience, including supervisory experience, required.

Manages the Quality interface with key component customers including CMI plants and distribution network for the CQA function.

Manages the Supplier Quality Assurance function for RMEP to key castings suppliers (including the technician team that supports this activity).

Serves as the Liaison between RMEP and key component customers for the management of 3rdparty inspection activities including cost, quality and safety.

Ensures clearly defined KPI’s are visible, maintained and targets are achieved in accordance with plant goal tree initiatives.


Primary Location United States-North Carolina-Rocky Mount-US, NC, Rocky Mount, CDC Case-Cummins

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Nov 19, 2021, 10:26:51 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 210007V1