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Manufacturing Quality Manager

REQ: REQ-125879 Quality

  • Bridgeton, MO, United States
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 Champion plant product quality, including field complaints, rework and scrap.  Lead cross functional teams to resolve quality issues.

  • Manage Quality department employees (quality engineers, engineering change coordinators, inspectors and lab technician).
  • Maintain ISO 9001 certification. Continually improve the quality management system.  Lead internal audits and resolve non-conformances.  Manage corrective and preventive actions.
  • Create monthly reports of plant quality metrics and present results to leadership team. Lead monthly quality steering team.  Provide updates to monthly quality and reliability meetings.
  • Responsible for product inspection and daily Voice of the Customer product audits. Provide support to Manufacturing team when quality and engineering issues arise.
  • Lead material review board for timely resolution of non-conforming parts. Participate in regular inter-departmental Scrap review meetings.
  • Share customer feedback on the quality of products with key manufacturing leaders and participate in finding rapid and effective solutions to areas of deficiency.
  • Manage the Quality Engineering group to ensure product changes are setup and communicated to the plant for seamless implementation of changes.
  • Participate in all aspects of new product introduction. Develop control plans, FMEAs, and act as liaison between manufacturing and project management/engineering.  Document and lead resolution of problems identified during prototype builds.
  • Resolve field reports in a timely manner with appropriate root cause and corrective action. Provide support for field service questions regarding product quality.
  • Train employees on new processes, systems and quality tools.
  • Capable of fostering positive work relationships and developing teamwork with the departments and entire organization.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree required in Business Management, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering or Mechanical Engineering preferred.
  • 5-10 years of experience in quality leadership role in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in A3 and 8 step problem solving methods
  • Preferred certification as ISO 9001 lead auditor, CQE or CQM/OE

REQ: REQ-125879 Quality

  • Bridgeton, MO, United States
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