A division of a large corporation is expanding again. They are a tier one supplier of power train and transmission components. This division continues to invest in new capital equipment and hire. They have many valued associates enjoying increased sales and growth. They offer a world class facility well into their lean journey. Benefits include low cost healthcare, vision, dental, life, long/short term disability, pre-tax healthcare savings account (HSA), 401K with company match, 3 weeks of paid vacation to start, sick time, paid holidays and annual bonus. This is a TS-16949 certified facility with a solid reputation and commitment for quality.
We are searching for a team orientated Quality Manager to lead, guide, coach and mentor a dedicated group of quality professionals. The Quality Manager is one of the core management team members helping to drive this division to the next level. This manager will oversee Quality Engineers, Quality Supervisors, skilled Inspectors and Auditors. The Quality Manager is responsible for maintaining and improving the Quality Management Systems in a TS-16949 certified environment. This position will be a champion of internal audit and adherence to TS-16949. The Quality Manager reviews the quality manual, procedures, work instructions, forms and the entire plant quality system for compliance to current automotive standards. Experience leading cross functional teams to achieve company’s goals, objectives, continuous improvement efforts and new product launches is needed. This position will interact, develop relationships and negotiate with customers on programs and related quality related issues. The Quality Manager will participate, review and oversee APQP requirements as they relate to PPAP, FMEA, control plans, work instructions and customer required documents. Knowledge of SPC, statistical analysis and methodology is needed. The Quality Manager will analyze data to identify trends having a proactive approach. Strong planning, leadership and communication skills is required. The Quality Manager will continue to instill communication, providing training throughout the organization.
MUST HAVE: a minimum of 7 years of quality management in a high volume automotive TS-16949 certified environment. Interested candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree and champion AIAG standards. Past experience as a team member launching new programs is a must. The Quality Manager will need the ability to work with associates at all levels of the company. We are searching for a roll up the sleeves interactive manager. Candidates with a ASQ, CQM and CQE certifications are preferred.