Are you looking for an exciting challenge? Does organizing, planning, and continuous improvement appeal to you? Maybe you are an accountant who’s tired of math? Or maybe you’re looking for a new direction for your career with a company that will pay for your training and education?
Algas-SDI has an exciting opportunity for a Process Auditor role. We are looking for someone who has some experience in a manufacturing environment and is familiar with aspects of processes, auditing, and quality control, but, has little to no experience in a quality-type role.
The Process Auditor, will oversee, manage, and implement quality systems, processes, and quality initiatives. This is an exciting opportunity to become a member of a growing organization. The successful candidate will be an individual who is energetic, willing to ask questions, and likes to be hands-on. The Process Auditor will work with all employees at Algas-SDI, so the ability to work with different groups of people is a must.
Algas-SDI manufactures equipment for the energy industry, and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington. We are a worldwide organization with distributors in more than 80 countries. We are a privately held company founded with innovation patents beginning in1932 and continuing with that mindset today. We do not seek the status quo. We've grown rapidly over the past few years and are continuing to add to our staff in Seattle.
Position and Candidate Summary
The Process Auditor reports to the President and has overall responsibility for organization-wide Quality metrics.
- Problem Solving: Able to identify problems, solve them, act decisively, and show good judgment. Isolate causes from symptoms, and compile information and alternatives to illuminate problems or issues. Involve others as appropriate and gather information from a variety of sources. Readily commit to action and make decisions that reflect sound judgment.
- Diplomacy: Able to work well within the organization's network. Perceptive to social cues in the environment. Skilled at handling situations without arousing hostility.
- Assertiveness: Able to readily offer opinions and act even when their position may be unpopular. Willing to challenge others appropriately when required. Self-confident, and not overly dependent upon the approval of others.
- High Standards: Establish and model standards that guarantee exceptional quality and necessary attention to detail. Continually seek to improve processes and products and hold staff accountable for quality. Find best practices, share them, and then improve upon them.
- AA or similar degree a plus
- Computer skills:
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office
- Ability to use Quality Control software for reporting and managing non-conformances