Quality Manager - Manufacturing / Warehouse

  • posted on Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Huntersville, North Carolina
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Required Skills and Certifications:
education required:
BS Engineering/Technical
years experience required:
pay rate:
Contract: 40 to 47.52 $/hr
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QUALITY MANAGER contract to perm opportunity at a highly regarded manufacturing firm north of Charlotte, NC. BS technical degree and minimum 5 years manufacturing quality experience. Local candidates.

Responsibilities for the Quality Manager

  • Lead, coordinate, and perform activities associated with the quality, regulatory, safety, social compliance for manufacturing and supply base
  • Manage and monitor the activities of manufacturing and supplier operations, and support
  • Manage the cost of quality budgets and directed cost reduction efforts and ensure maximum efficiency and productivity within quality assurance/control while at the same time maintaining adherence to employee safety standards and product safety standards
  • Lead the continuous improvement efforts of the Manufacturing Quality Management System audit process
  • Lead the supplier and manufacturing Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) and coordination of prototype, pre-launch, and launch part qualification runs (CQV-Runs)
  • Review, approve and develop r Quality Control Plans, process flow diagrams, Process Failure Modes Effects and Analysis (PFMEA), Gage R&R’s
  • Maintain quality metrics and Lead Lean, Six Sigma and OPEX initiatives
  • Work with suppliers/manufacturing facilities on resolving defective material issues, root cause analysis, and corrective actions using 8D methodology

Requirements for the Quality Manager

  • BS Degree in engineering, technical engineering or science discipline
  • 5+ years of operations/manufacturing with experienced in various types of manufacturing. A PLUS to have specific knowledge in the plastics, metals, wood, or electric commodities
  • 5+ years management experience in a manufacturing environment
  • 5+ years supplier quality experience with thorough knowledge of quality methods and systems is required (statistics, reliability, sampling and auditing)
  • A PLUS to have ISO/QS/TS quality system working knowledge and auditing experience
  • A PLUS to have ASQ certified Quality Auditor (CQA), Quality Engineer (CQE) or Quality Manager (CQM)
  • A PLUS to have any of (a) Consumer Products Industry Experience, (b) Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt, OR (c) Manufacturing experience in countries outside of the U.S.

Benefits for the Quality Manager

  • Pay rate in range shown based on extent of qualifications
  • Contractor benefits
  • Exposure at a top manufacturing firm