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Head of Application Engineering, Quality

Job Title: Head of Application Engineering, Quality
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Samut Prakan
Salary: THB 200,000 - 250,000
Reference: TH_MNC_002854
Contact Name: K.Chanida (Cherry)
Contact Email: Chanida.Kaewkunha@jac-recruitment.com
Job Published: September 19, 2019 15:13

Job Description

Our client is integrated across the packaging and paper value chain - from managing forests and producing pulp, paper and plastic films, to developing and manufacturing effective industrial and consumer packaging solutions.


  • Manage the plant quality control, product development and product safety & compliance department and supervise the staff within the department
  • Design, implement and direct the quality assurance program, product development for the company group in Thailand, including but not limited to plant management responsibilities, and, document and data control
  • Establishes and implements best practices in standards, methods, and procedures for company group in Thailand
  • Is responsible for selection, development, mentoring of Plant level Quality Managers, Application Engineer and Product Safety as well as their staff within company group in Thailand.
  • Supports operations in the evaluation of performance of staff engaged within the department
  • Ensures plant audits from customers or vendor site visits are properly carried out to assure Compliance and customer expectations
  • Provides key contacts and communications to group customers during tactical incidents relating to facts, organizing and coordinating investigations, establishing corrective actions, securing funding and successfully closing incidents
  • Maintain access to the company corporate database that houses customer specifications and our established guidelines for achieving those requirements related to product safety, quality, legality, process and specification
  • Manages systems verifications through Third Party Auditing (i.e. Good Manufacturing Practices Audits, Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points Accreditation, and Product Safety Certifications, etc.)
  • Lead the development and execution of strategic plans and information systems for Quality and Operational Excellence
  • May be assigned special projects by the Managing Director
  • Ensure successful launch and operations of newly Plant set-up at company in Bangkok’s Site within Quality Assurance / Quality Control and Lab room, including set-up quality assurance system such as ISO, HACCP, BRC, and product safety
  • Steering and initiate innovation projects together with our customers
  • Maintain the information exchange with Central R&D, Technical Account Manager and CGP Sales in terms of development projects


  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in Quality Systems, Engineering, Operations Management or other related technical disciplines. Significant post-graduate accreditation, master’s degree Preferred
  • 10 years’ experience in Plastics Packaging Manufacturing / Packaging Industries
  • A proven ability to teach, mentor, and coach across multiple levels of an organization and to lead, motivate, develop and coach teams
  • Proven ability to use systematic problem solving to solve technical challenges.
  • An analytical thinker, a people person / manager / networker / team worker / enthusiastic / innovative / creative / driven / persistent
  • Global Thinker


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