Ensure quality compliance at the plant through monitoring and periodic audits. Recommend and assist in implementing improvements as appropriate.
Position: Quality Manager
Reports to: Plant Manager
Location: Shelbyville, IN
Develops the Quality Plan ensuring customer expectations are met. Trains every employee in the quality requirements of his/her job and the Tools of Quality. Provides staff support to plant supervision in day-to-day quality issues. Monitors the Quality System to assure total compliance with the Quality Plan.
•Develops and administers the Quality Plan (system) for the plant. Updates quality manual and procedures manual as appropriate. Assures Brazeway’s quality system meets or exceeds the expectations of all customers.
•Assure all plant employees are trained in the quality requirements of their job and the Quality Plan. Monitor the appropriate training and development of quality technicians.
•Actively participates in planning, projects or improvement teams and supports thea areas of the business as appropriate: Strategic Plan, APQP, PBL, SQAC, Six Sigma, Corporate Quality Council, 5S+Safety, etc.
•Lead internal audits as defined in the Quality Plan. Develop and follow through with verified, corrective actions for all non-conformances found. Ensure quality compliance at the plant through monitoring and periodic audits. Recommend and assist in implementing improvements as appropriate.
•Maintains the inspection system as described in the Quality Plan. This encompasses such functions as approval of incoming material, product testing in the lab, in-process inspection, gage control, and machine capability. Oversees corrective actions taken to assure compliance is maintained to the system.
•Resolves external and internal customer complaints in concert with customers, suppliers and appropriate Brazeway personnel in a timely manner.
•Maintain complete and accurate customer and part quality files. Ensure that all customer quality systems requirements are being followed.
•Actively supports our Process Based Leadership, 10 commitments and 8 people principles.
•Ability to travel up to 25% to support customers and other Brazeway locations – Michigan, Kentucky & Mexico.
Education and Experience:
•Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering preferred.
•7-10 years directly related experience in a manufacturing environment. Automotive supplier manufacturing experience preferred.
•Prior quality manage experience required.
•Certified quality engineer/manager preferred.
•Working knowledge of ISO9000/TS16949 system requirements.
•Knowledge of Six Sigma tools.
•Willingness to travel to Brazeway manufacturing locations and customers up to 50%.
•Excellent communication skills in verbal and written form.
•Strong commitment to a team environment.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Benefits include: 401(k), bonus program, profit sharing plan, life insurance, disability insurance, health & dental insurance, paid vacation.
How to Apply:
If you are interested in being considered for this position, please submit your resume via email using the apply button below.
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