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Quality Manager for Schwechat & Monza (m/f/d)

About the role

Location: Austria - Schwechat

Hours: Full-Time

Type of Contract: Permanent


We rise to the challenge.


Are you keen on implementing local processes in line with targets and operating principles? Would you like to support our locations in process management & quality improvements in order to fulfil internal & external requirements? Do you like to promote “Quality Awareness” throughout the location? Do you want to define the strategic action plan (as member of the Group Quality Team) to assure implementation of the Operation’s strategy within its respective area of responsibility?
We are currently looking for a Quality Manager (m/f/d) for our Location in Schwechat as well as in Monza. 


This is a grasp of your main responsibilities:

  • Ensure integration of local needs and challenges into Group Quality plans and activities. 
  • Co-operate closely with the local management team and coach the line organization in implementing the right competencies & skills related to Best Practise (external & between Borealis locations). 
  • Ensure consistent understanding, implementation and compliance of the Management System and processes within designated area. 
  • Drive continuous improvement of the location’s process performance and behaviour e.g. through management reviews, regular audits, sharing best practices & lessons learned and quality trainings for the staff at the location.
  • Ensure that processes & tools needed for the Management System are established, implemented & maintained locally and act as Quality Champion for implementation of Quality Tools.
  • Evaluate risks e.g. regarding customer needs, projects, changes in infrastructure/equipment and new chemicals and identify areas for improvement.
  • Accountable for the Site´s preparedness towards customer & authority audits and safeguard local certificates related to Quality Management.
  • Solve conflicts between different functional areas in relation to customer complaints and other quality related matters.

About you

You are the right person for this role, if you hold a master's degree university (preferred chemical background or equivalent) and you have gained 5-10 years of line experience, preferable from different business areas.. Moreover, you are fluent in English and you have a QM education, internal Auditor´s license and you have already knowledge in related Standards (e.g. ISO 9001, ISO 14001, IATF 16949,…). You demonstrate ability to manage change processes successfully, you monitor complexity and you show ability to implement local action plans. Last but not least, you can master/facilitate and coach within an operational environment.

About Borealis and our offer


We are here for you! If you have any questions, please contact Claudia Preslmaier, (claudia.preslmaier@borealisgroup.com). Please note that applications via e-mail will not be accepted since we are serious about protection of your personal data, so thank you for applying online.


Following Austrian law regulations, we offer, reflecting your experiences, skills and competencies, competitive compensation based on the collective labour agreement chemical industry starting at EUR 63 388,92 annual gross salary (based on 38 hrs/week) and are willing to pay more based on your experience and background. In addition, we offer a yearly bonus and a voluntary company pension plan.


We reserve the right to close this vacancy for further applications when we have received sufficient applications that meet the advertised requirements and will contact you as soon as screening is closed.


Borealis is one of the world’s leading providers of advanced and circular polyolefin solutions and a European market leader in base chemicals, fertilizers and the mechanical recycling of plastics. We leverage our polymers expertise and decades of experience to offer value adding, innovative and circular material solutions for key industries. In re-inventing for more sustainable living, we build on our commitment to safety, our people and excellence as we accelerate the transformation to a circular economy and expand our geographical footprint. www.borealisgroup.com | www.borealiseverminds.com | careers.borealisgroup.com


We go beyond boundaries. Together.




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