Plant Quality Manager

Essity Slovakia, s.r.o.

Place of work
Contract type
Start date
upon agreement
Salary offered (gross)
by agreement

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The plant in Hlohovec is looking for a new management team member in the position of Plant Quality Manager.

Place of work is Hlohovec.

Main responsibilities:
• Optimize, harmonize and continuously develop the quality systems
• Interface with customers to resolve quality issues by driving permanent and effective corrective/preventative actions
• Manage and develop the quality team

Main Tasks:
• Continuously develop systems and processes for Quality management
• Manage audits and certifications
• Benchmarking of the internal quality systems to stimulate development
• Manage customer and consumer complaints according the Hygiene process and system (SAP)
• Maintain and develop our quality benchmarking system an process
• Develop KPI systems to monitor quality development
• Support the implementation of the Global Hygiene Supplier Standard
• Interface with customers to resolve quality issues
• Drive permanent and effective corrective/preventative actions
• Work with all departments to ensure customer quality requirements are understood and met
• Provide effective feedback to the management team with regard to customer concerns and issues
• Represent Hlohovec in international SCA quality networks

Employee perks, benefits

• working in a stable and perspective international company
• above standard employee's benefits

Information about the selection process

If you are interested in this position, please sent your application in English language and Slovak language consisting of a cover letter and your CV under password "Plant Quality Manager" to e-mail address: up to 20.01.2013.

At the same time you give us your approval to process and save your personal data written in the CV in order of recruitment for the advertised position by course of law Nb. 428/2002 Z.z. about the protection of personal data.

We would like to thank you to all candidates for their interest. We will contact only selected candidates. Selected candidates will be invited for an interview.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

qality management or engineering

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2) and Slovak - Proficiency (C2)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Excel - advanced
Microsoft Outlook - advanced
Microsoft PowerPoint - advanced
Microsoft Word - advanced

Driving licence


Personality requirements and skills

• 3 - 5 year experience in production environment with quality management experience
• University degree in engineering or quality related field
• Familiarity with ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OSHAS 18001, FMEA, Statistical Process Control, DOE, and Gage R&R
• Fluent English and Slovak language skills, both spoken and written
• Basic math skills and statistics for industrial applications
• Problem solving approach, ability to work methodically and be practical and logical in implementation
• Computer literacy, SAP knowledge
• High level of analytical skills, planning and organising
• Able to work individually with limited supervision
• Flexible with high level of initiative and ambition to achieve result
• Well organised, able to focus on several issues and prioritise effectively
• Ability to build effective team
• High level of commitment, loyalty and dedication


Brief description of the company

Essity is a leading global hygiene and health company that develops, produces and sells Personal Care (Baby Care, Feminine Care, Incontinence Products and Medical Solutions), Consumer Tissue and Professional Hygiene products and solutions. Our vision is; Dedicated to improving well-being through leading hygiene and health solutions. Sales are conducted in approximately 150 countries under many strong brands, including the leading global brands TENA and Tork, and other brands, such as Leukoplast, Libero, Libresse, Lotus, Nosotras, Saba, Tempo, Vinda and Zewa. Essity has about 48,000 employees and net sales in 2016 amounted to approximately SEK 101bn (EUR 10.7bn). The business operations are based on a sustainable business model with focus on value creation for people and nature. The company has its headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden, and is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. Essity used to be part of the SCA Group. More information at

Number of employees

500-999 employees

Company address

Essity Slovakia, s.r.o.
Gemerská Hôrka 400
049 12 Gemerská Hôrka
ID: 1403406   Dátum zverejnenia: 5.9.2017