Manager Quality

  • Vakgebied Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10027559
  • Locatie Rheden
  • Type overeenkomst Contract with Client, Secondment with contracting
  • Branche Engineering, Energy, Gas, Water

Over deze vacature

The products of Howden Thomassen Compressors have made a valuable difference for their clients for the past 100 years. We are now looking for a Manager Quality who will join their Quality team and assist them in making a valuable difference in the century to come by working in a company that is leading in the energy transition. The Manager Quality will be leading the Quality Team that delivers improvements, quality and completeness that meets customer tomorrow’s needs.


What needs to be done?

  • Leading the Quality Team and managing the quantitative and qualitative capacity to adapt to the volume and changes within of business.
  • Responsible for the QA and QC process efficiencies and operational KPI’s related to QA and QC.
  • Representing the Quality department for QA/QC in audits by external parties.
  • Being part of the middle management team and liaising with Global Quality on QA and QC topics.
  • Establish and lead the execution of process improvement activities in QA/QC, with the support of the Howden Business Excellence team.


Howden enables their customers’ vital processes, which advance a more sustainable world. This is the Howden vision that drives us! Liaise with colleagues in 34 countries. They offer global and local opportunities, 6000 employees and world leading engineers, who create cutting edge developments.

You will be a part of over 160 years of innovation and development that continues today with their digital solutions. At Howden they have a strong corporate identity and purpose. You will be a member of their team, shaping the future of the world and tackling some of the most pressing issues facing the planet. Their products and organization are Revolving Around You. Their culture promotes individual development to enhance their most important asset – their people.


We offer an interesting and challenging position within a professional, international organization. You will get the chance to bring in your vision and initiatives, be a leader and work on their quality processes and their product. High quality standard is a significant contribution to Howden customer satisfaction. You will lead a team of highly motivated professionals on tool and process improvements. As this role is part of the middle management team, it offers possibilities to contribute to various initiatives to improve the company business and results. As they consider talent management as key to the success of their organization, they offer opportunities for personal and professional development and of course, an attractive salary package that is fully in line with the level of the position.


What do you need to bring?

  • Bachelor Technical degree, including basic knowledge of QA and QC.
  • Good knowledge of Quality Assurance and Quality Control including ISO and CE directive requirements.
  • Knowledge of production, assembly and testing processes in industrial environment.
  • Knowledge of engineering processes.
  • Familiar with process mapping and problem solving tools.
  • 5-year experience in a role related to Quality Assurance or Quality Control.
  • Experience in an industrial environment with Engineering and Production.
  • 1 to 2 years minimum of experience in a management role.
  • Fluent English language skills.
  • Willingness to travel up to 10%.