• Site Quality Manager (M/F) France
  • Verkor SAS in France, , France
  • jobs
  • 1 week ago

jobs description

Verkor is a French industrial company aiming to pioneer low-carbon battery manufacturing in France. With the backing of prominent industrial companies such asRenault Group, Plastic Omnium and Schneider Electric,Verkor intends to electrify the future of European mobility.

With over 350 experts from 38 different countries, our endeavor is to unite exceptional global talent to bring this ambitious and innovative project to life. Our strong and agile international team continues to grow and adapt to new challenges. Based in Grenoble (France), we have recently started operations our Verkor Innovation Centre (R&D centre and 4.0 pilot line).

We now focus on building the world’s most modern and efficient Gigafactory in Dunkirk (France). With this facility, our ambition is an initial annual production of 16 Gwh of lithium-ion batteries by 2025, thus powering 300,000 electric vehicles annually.

In joining us you will actively participatein this breathtaking industrial adventure to shape the... future of European mobility.
About this role :

We are currently looking for our future Site Quality Manager (M/F) for our future gigafactory located in Bourbourg (outskirts of Dunkirk, North of France).

As such, you will build from scratch the site quality team, be one of the pioneers of this production site, and be responsible for its quality performance to satisfy our customers.
Main missions :
• Decline the quality roadmap on the Dunkirk site and adjust it according to unforeseen events (technical, human), and organize the allocation of manpower to the various areas and activities.
• Define the needs associated with your activity (budget, resources), and abide by the framework validated by the company.
• Transmit instructions and information, and ensure the smooth running of teams.
• Manage key activity indicators, identify and analyze non-quality issues (defects, failure to meet deadlines, poor organization), and take preventive and corrective actions.
• Lead short-, medium-, and long-term business improvement initiatives.
• Identify the training needs of your teams, organize their skill development, and monitor the satisfaction of interested parties linked to your activity.
• Validate PPAP before the SOP and stop production if conditions for best quality are not met.
• Interact with customers for audits and potential non-conformity analysis
• Make sure that sustainability and financial discipline are embedded in all the activities you engage in.
Requirements :
• Engineering degree, preferably Mechanical Engineering
• At least 10 years of experience in a similar role, preferably in the automotive industry
• Customer satisfaction driven
• Expertise in quality core tools and Lean 6 Sigma
• A proven track record in quality performance and team management in a fast-paced environment
• Proficiency in both English and French
• Knowledge of IATF and ISO standards
• Experience with cell manufacturing production and entrepreneurship would be a plus

Why join us?

Strong company spirit and culture settle down around our 4 values:


We promote personal initiative and give everyone the means to contribute to the company's success.


We're committed to transparent communication: we say what we think, and we mean what we say.

Team Spirit

Everyone, in their role, is an ambassador for the company. At Verkor, success is most definitely a team sport!


We're all working towards a common goal: a sustainable future, which we're building one step at a time.

Attractive work conditions*

- Stimulating work environment: pleasant offices, multicultural and motivated team

- Lunch vouchers

- 50% of local transportation costs financed

- 5 weeks of holidays per year + 2 weeks of compensation time (RTT).

- Industry-leading healthcare

- Opportunities to network and connect with worldwide experts

For more info on the company, please visit us at
• all positions are open to individuals possessing a Recognition of the Status of Disabled Worker (RQTH)
• conditions may apply depending on type of contract


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