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GE Vernova

Senior Production Quality Staff Manager (m/f/d)

Rheine, Germany

Job Description Summary

You will lead the Quality team responsible for the operational manufacturing Salzbergen, to manufacture, and deliver wind turbines to our clients in a challenging and demanding environment.

Job Description

About us

GE's Onshore Wind business has a total installed base of more than 50,000 wind turbines in more than 35 counties, with 100+ GW of global installed capacity. We harness increased onshore wind energy potential through a broad family of turbines that are uniquely suited for a variety of wind environments, including Cypress, GE's most powerful onshore wind turbine, and GE's 2MW platform, which has more than 20GW installed and in operation today. We are committed to our customers' success in wind, offering a broad portfolio of products and services that make renewables the energy of choice for a cleaner future.

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Why we come to work

At GE Renewable Energy, our service teams keep our world moving. They're adaptable, determined, and safety-focused, thriving in high-pressure situations. They're the kind of people who dig deep for answers, work collaboratively with the right teams to drive solutions, and who sit back and smile when they know they have done a great job. As part of this team, you'll be rewarded with autonomy and trust, a collaborative, supportive team, and the chance to be empowered and successful, every single day.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • You are responsible for all quality-related activities to sustainably ensure high product quality and take over the disciplinary and technical leadership of the quality team at our site
  • You are building a clear organizational direction and measure against key performance indicators to drive continuous improvement on EHS, Quality, Fulfillment and Product Cost
  • You independently take measures to improve the quality level and monitor their implementation and effectiveness
  • You accompany certification and customer audits as well as internal
  • You work closely with our international production sites and contribute professionally to the further development of the cross-site quality management systems
  • You are responsible for the Quality culture at site and its development
  • You are partnering closely with the Assembly, Logistic, Lean, AME and Controlling team on developing the Assembly
  • You are controlling, reviewing and reporting on progress against objectives at all management levels

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Solid experience in leading teams
  • Strong knowledge in Supply Chain Manufacturing or strong Engineering skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, plan and execute projects to deliver improvements in safety, quality and cost reductions or avoidance.
  • Strong communication and team skills as well as your intercultural competence to be able to partner with people of different cultures, functions and management level
  • Excellent written and spoken English & German skills
  • Openness to new things, a high degree of self-motivation and a hands-on mentality
  • Analytical way of thinking and a goal-oriented way of working


  • Ability to recognize opportunities, drive the decision and manage to completion, in a multi-functional environment
  • Full ownership and responsibility for an operation with specific business outcomes
  • Six Sigma and Lean proficiency
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to perform in a matrix driven environment, across functions, revenue sharing partners and clients


Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: No

Client-provided location(s): 48499 Salzbergen, Germany
Employment Type: Other

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Health Reimbursement Account
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • FSA
    • FSA With Employer Contribution
    • HSA
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • Fitness Subsidies
    • On-Site Gym
    • Mental Health Benefits
  • Parental Benefits

    • Adoption Assistance Program
    • Family Support Resources
  • Work Flexibility

    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Hybrid Work Opportunities
  • Office Life and Perks

    • Commuter Benefits Program
    • Casual Dress
    • On-Site Cafeteria
    • Holiday Events
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Unlimited Paid Time Off
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
  • Financial and Retirement

    • 401(K)
    • Stock Purchase Program
    • Performance Bonus
    • Relocation Assistance
    • Financial Counseling
    • Profit Sharing
  • Professional Development

    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Lunch and Learns
    • Leadership Training Program
  • Diversity and Inclusion

    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program
    • Employee Resource Groups (ERG)