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Business:  Hiab
Job Function:  HSEQ

Minerbio, IT

Quality Specialist

As pioneers and global leader, Hiab is ambitious to write forward our success story, inspiring and shaping our industry. The world in which we operate with our class-leading products, intelligent services and innovative digital solutions is constantly changing.


Purpose of the position

Hiab's sustainability journey - together, we keep everyday life moving to build a better tomorrow.

  • Ensure & develop product quality inside the factory functions;
  • Management of ISO Standards, customer specific (eg:NATO) and business quality systems, providing results driven QA & QC leadership using lean and best practice for the plant;
  • To manage, develop and maintain  the  process quality functions at the factory in accordance with customer expectation;
  • Implementation of end to end Quality on internal processes.


Key accountabilities:


  • Works with EHS for safety/environmental impact/effect to eliminate or lessen such impacts/effects;
  • Lead, prepare and manage customer regulatory audits to include ISO and other customer specific requirements;
  • Internal audit management and reporting to Management;
  • Enable reporting of metrics for weekly and monthly reviews using of statistical process control tools; 
  • Conduct ISO 9001, ISO 45001, ISO 14000, ISO 3834-2 and other certifications;
  • Product quality audits according to the separate product audit plan & remarks of the observations;
  • Conduct internal quality audits as required and follow up on corrective actions;
  • Support Quality team reviewing of procedures by pragmatic approach, in line with Hiab quality system;
  • Responsible for the timely execution of Goods Inwards Inspections;
  • Coordinate MRB processes and ensure timely execution of material dispositions;
  • Status reporting on material scrap and rework;
  • Contribute to improvements regarding total cost of poor quality including re-work hours;
  • Participate in and contribute to Kaizen events where necessary;
  • Adapt and develop best practice with regard to Factory 4.0 quality processes;
  • Key relationships with other Departments;
  • Support the development of the project management and statistical approach (Lean/Six Sigma).


What you’ll need to succeed:


  • Bsc or Msc (Engineering/Technology/Quality) or relevant industrial experience;
  • ISO Auditor Qualification (country specific);
  • Minimum 4 years’ working experience in quality management and development in a similar position including international experience;
  • Good background in quality functions and process thinking in all operations; 
  • Good experience from mechanical industry and assembly operations; 
  • Experience in using ERP systems, LN preferable;
  • Significant experience in quality tools like PPAP, APQP, FMEA, Control plans, 8D, Six sigma (Green Belt) and other quality tools or experience;
  • Good interpersonal and multicultural communication skills, able to communicate up/down and across different levels of the organization inside/outside the MAU;
  • Good co-operations skills with internal and external parties;
  • Strong soft skills and leadership skills, (incl. communication, influence, negotiation, motivation);
  • Quality audits, management and development;
  • Drive for continuous improvement;
  • Proven knowledge and ability to apply lean philosophy;
  • English requirement: written Excellent, spoken Good; 
  • LSS- Yellow belt as a training will be a strong advantage. 


Interested to join?


If you are interested, please apply by sending your application and CV. 



Hiab is part of Cargotec

Hiab is the world's leading provider of on-road load handling equipment, intelligent services and digitally connected solutions. As the industry pioneer, Hiab's more than 3,300 employees worldwide focus on our commitment to increase efficiency in our customers' businesses and to shape the future of intelligent load handling.


Hiab's offering encompasses class-leading load-handling equipment, including HIAB loader cranes, LOGLIFT and JONSERED forestry and recycling cranes, MOFFETT truck mounted forklifts, MULTILIFT demountables, and tail lifts under the ZEPRO, DEL, and WALTCO fabrands. Hiab's ProCareTM service, award-winning HiVisionTM crane control system, and HiConnectTM platform demonstrate our constant drive to provide intelligent services and connected solutions that add value to our customers.


Hiab is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2020 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 11,000 people.