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As a Global Quality Manager, you will develop and implements global strategic and tactical plans to improve the Global Quality Transformation Team efforts for the aerospace SBU. Drive standardized Quality Management Systems for Transparencies, Coatings and Sealants Factories and the Application Support Centers globally.

Key Responsibilities

  • Focus on standardization of standard methodologies across the network. Provide direct and functional direction/ policy from a Quality perspective globally with Customer focus, assist in future acquisition due diligence, business integration needs and troubleshooting critical SBU issues using Quality Tools to resolve Root Cause and Corrective actions.
  • Develop strong liaisons with platform, sales, S&T, Manufacturing and GAMT to ensure organizational alignment and focus on Quality across all functions. Seek cross-SBU alignments to further the profitability and Quality Culture for PPG Aerospace.
  • Specific accountabilities: achieve and maintain a World Class Quality Organization, provide a risk based Quality Management System culture, maintain and achieve site qualification consistent with SBU strategies, Direct Root Cause, Corrective Actions and provide a Quality Face to the Customer. Develop talent within the organization and provide Quality Policies for the Aerospace SBU.


  • Candidates must have extensive knowledge of key product Quality requirements of Coating, Sealant, Transparencies as well as re-packaging processes. Detailed understanding of Quality Systems Standards (AS9100, AS9120 and AS7200/1 and /2).
  • Practical experience utilizing Quality Problem Solving tools to resolving sustainable Root Cause and Corrective Actions.
  • Extensive knowledge of Aerospace OEM Specifications and technology background are desired.
  • Knowledge in coatings, sealants, transparency manufacturing in an aerospace industry is a plus.
  • This position requires at least 10 years of high level operational/quality leadership.
  • An engineering or chemistry degree and/ or equivalent experience is required.
  • Ability to develop good working relationships in a sophisticated matrix organization are crucial to providing the level of service vital to meet customer expectations, achieve business growth and improve SBU profitability.
  • Expected travel 30% internationally and domestically.
About us:

Here at PPG we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday – everyday.


Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company.. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

The PPG Way
Every single day at PPG:
We partner with customers to create mutual value.

We are insightful, dedicated and proactive. We have intimate knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical solutions that make a difference.

We are “One PPG” to the world.

We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we differentiate and disrupt our markets.

We trust our people every day, in every way.

We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We are inclusive, transparent and respectful. Our feedback is clear and actionable.

We make it happen.

We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We decide and act intelligently and quickly.

We run it like we own it.

We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We always act in the best interest of our company, customers, shareholders and our communities.

We do better today than yesterday – everyday.

We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our businesses.

PPG Way: (Click here to learn more about the PPG Way)

PPG vision: http://corporate.ppg.com/Our-Company/PPG-Vision.aspx

We are One PPG: http://one.ppg.com/

PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees. We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email recruiting@ppg.com.

PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage you to visit Glassdoor.com and provide feedback on the process, so that we can do better today than yesterday.

Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process.


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