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Job Title:  Quality Supervisor

Requisition ID:  6895

Warrensburg, MO, US, 64093-9301

Home-based Position:  No
Regular/Temporary:  Regular
Job Type:  Full-Time
Job Description: 

EnerSys is the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications. We have over thirty manufacturing and assembly plants worldwide servicing over 10,000 customers in more than 100 countries. Worldwide headquarters are located in Reading, PA, USA with regional headquarters in Europe and Asia. We complement our extensive line of Motive Power and Energy Systems with a full range of integrated services and systems. With sales and service locations throughout the world, and over 100 years of battery experience, EnerSys is the power/full solution for stored DC power products. W

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Job Purpose

This position is responsible to manage Cyclon Quality Assurance, Supplier Quality activities, Incoming Inspection activities, ISO 9000 compliance, IATF compliance and FAA / DOD compliance. 
This is accomplished by acting as a project manager managing communication and problem solving with suppliers, developing standards and methods for incoming inspection of raw material and directing the day to day activities of Incoming Inspection, managing the day to day activities to support the Quality Management System (QMS), manage correspondence and airworthiness activities for the FAA & DOD, and directing the day to day activities of Cyclon Quality support personnel.  This position frequently interacts with functional peer group managers and interacts with senior leadership as needed.  The interaction normally involves matters between functional areas, raw materials, suppliers and any compliance issues.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.

  • Responsible for investigating, analyzing and correcting problems in quality, production and control at a supplier location.  This includes supplier audits, supplier visits, and conference calls.
  • This includes communication and coordination with EnerSys Corporate Quality to solve supplier issues
  • Responsible for managing daily activities in Incoming Inspection lab, including development and approval of Quality Plans, Inspection Sampling plans, First Article Inspections, and Ship to Stock program.
  • Manage compliance to ISO 9000 standard, IATF 16949 and EnerSys Warrensburg Quality Management System.  This includes approval of controlled documents, internal audit schedule, internal auditor training, and management of MRR and CAR system.
  • Represent the Federal Aviation Administration by acting as Designated Manufacturing Inspection Representative (DMIR). Maintain DMIR status by adhering to FAA requirements and recurrent training.
  • Manage compliance and communication between EnerSys Warrensburg and the FAA and Department of Defense (DOD).  Responsible for managing daily activities of Quality support personnel in support of FAA & DOD orders
  • This includes communication and coordination with EnerSys Corporate Quality to ensure compliance
  • Manage Quality Assurance for Cyclon plant, including devising sampling procedures and developing forms to ensure process and product conformity and develop and implement methods and procedures for disposition of discrepant material.  Responsible for supervising daily activities of Quality support personnel in support of Cyclon Manufacturing.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:  Supervise Incoming Inspection associates, Cyclon Quality Assurance Technicians & Product Analyst, and MA&T Quality Assurance Technician


  • Assertive verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective organizational, planning, and prioritization skills
  • Strong familiarity with manufacturing processes and quality control methods
  • Convincing interpersonal and influencing skills
  • IATF 16949 Auditor 
  • Control Plans
  • MSA
  • PPAPs


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience
BS in Engineering/Technology/Business with 5 years of Quality/Reliability Engineering experience and 3 years in a Lead Acid Battery environment, Knowledge of manufacturing and quality control methods.
Language Skills
Above average oral and written communication skills and solid interpersonal skills

Mathematical Skills
Advanced mathematics, statistical and quality control methods

Reasoning Ability
Ability to perform analysis of high complexity.  Ability to use standard and special PC software packages to develop spreadsheets for computer reports.  Problem solving skills. 

Computer Skills 
Proficient in the use of advanced database programs, spreadsheet programs, word processing, and data entry for analytical results.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
CQE, CQA, CRE preferred but not required.

Other Skills and Abilities
•    Competent in the use inspection equipment.
•    Ability to complete multiple tasks simultaneously, to work independently and with minimal supervision. 
•    Able and willing to provide support to a manufacturing operation 
•    Able to lead by example
•    Proficient in reading and interpreting drawings, chemical specifications.
•    Proficient in reading and interpreting Industry and Association Standards and test specifications.

Travel may be required on a case by case basis to a customer, vendor, etc.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  

Environmental Conditions and/or Hazards
The worker is subject to inside environmental conditions, hazards including a variety of physical conditions such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, electrical current, exposure to heat or chemicals.

General Job Requirements

  • Generic


EnerSys provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.  EEO/Minority/Female/Vets/Disabled

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