Laboratory Metrology Leader

Plastic Omnium Auto Exteriors s.r.o.

Place of work
Priemyselná 1, Hlohovec
Contract type
Start date
upon agreement

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

At position Laboratory Metrology Leader your main tasks will be:

• Define and approve test methods (with Plant Quality Manager) to be applied and ensure to meet the standards
• Maintain a local library of OEM specific test and inspection methods
• Perform regular product and process control measurements for serial production and report result with conclusions and recommendations (e.g.: colour matching, adhesion tests)
• Perform necessary measurements and testing for new programs
• Distribute, file and archive all the tests reports (data management)
• Maintain 5S, Ensure safety consciousness in the Laboratory
• Ensure all equipment is Calibrated and have acceptable Gauge Reliability and Repeatability Studies.
• Ensure that equipment available is according to the Customer requirements
• Ensure suitable maintenance of all support equipment (Karchar testing, Backford, Colour Booth, Cross hatch test, chemical storage, Blistering, Faro Arm, CMM, MFI tester...)
• Where specified according to control plan, manage or conduct periodic re-qualification testing for the life of the product
• Ensure the preservation of Customer Master samples and specifically the Customer Boundary sample conditions
• Provide measurement and inspection support for Supplier parts (incoming goods inspection) where required
• Train operators and/or supervisors on specific controls (e.g.: color matching)
• Participates in the Quality Improvement Roadmap improvement and any other plant improvement activity
• Cooperate closely with Paint and plastic Suppliers and Customers on issues of Color matching, new color approval and batch control

Employee perks, benefits

• Career development
• Bonus system according company's results and personal results
• Work in an international environment
• Contribution to DDS, third pillar
• Language courses available for all employees
• Trainings and development

Information about the selection process

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV in English. We will contact candidates, who will be invited for interview.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

Engineering degree - Laboratory/chemistry

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Personality requirements and skills

• Experience with paint and plastic materials, min.2 years experience in industrial company
• Experience in dealing technically with Suppliers or Customers
• Esperience with laboratory inspection, testing methods development, laboratory test reporting, equipment maintenance and calibration
• Self-management, communicative


Brief description of the company

The Auto Exterior Division is ranked number one worldwide in exterior components and modules, manufactured mainly from injected polypropylene and composite materials. The Division designs and delivers a wide array of parts and modules including bumpers and energy absorption systems, front-end modules, and products made from composite materials, especially tailgates.
With over 33,000 employees, 128 factories and 23 R&D centers in 31 countries, Plastic Omnium is an independent French company, listed on the Paris stock exchange, with 2017 revenues of €8 billion.
In Slovakia, the Auto Exterior Division has a technical center and a production plant in Lozorno and a production plant in Hlohovec.

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Plastic Omnium Auto Exteriors s.r.o.
Priemyselná 1
92001 Hlohovec
ID: 3331686   Dátum zverejnenia: 9.3.2018