Plant Quality Assurance Manager
Company: Excorian Global Search Limited
Posted on: April 10, 2021
Overview:As a multi-Billion dollar publicly traded Global leader
in the design and manufacturing of Industrial products, systems and
solutions for diverse applications, my client continuously strives
to offer their customers unrivalled levels of service and to exceed
their customers' expectations. They have over thirty manufacturing
and assembly plants worldwide servicing over 10,000 customers in
more than 100 countries. Worldwide headquarters are in North
America, with regional headquarters in Europe and Asia. They
complement their extensive line of Products with a full range of
integrated services and systems. With sales and service locations
throughout the world, and over 100 years of experience, their
vision is to help their customers to meet and exceed their goals.
As a result of their strategic positioning in the markets they
serve they continue to see growth throughout their business. To
facilitate this ongoing growth, they are currently looking for a
high-levelPlant Quality Assurance Manager at a key plant based in
Missouri. The Plant Quality Assurance Manager has the
responsibility for the development and implementation of a Quality
Assurance (QA) program for the facility. The primary goals of this
program are the improvement of quality and productivity, as well as
the reduction of costs. The PQA Manager is the leader of the
Quality Assurance/Inspection group and has responsibility for
providing overall direction for Quality and ISO programs. The QA
Manager will develop and oversee training programs for quality.
Major focus and attention will be directed to statistical
evaluation as applied to job shop type environments, measurements,
and classroom training of employees.
- Manage Quality Assurance activities to coordinate the efforts
of personnel for contribution to operational goals utilizing the
company's business processes.
- Leads and coordinates key Quality Assurance projects and
activities; provides for supplier quality, process quality,
finished goods and quality systems consistent with the ISO 9000
prevention model, and specifications of the commercialized product
- Lead and coordinate the activities of department personnel;
provides for regular activity reporting, also technical information
provided internally or to customers and outside contacts.
- Participate in business planning activities to support company
plant wide goals. Utilize Lean Manufacturing and/or Six Sigma
management to establish and accomplish objectives.
- Help develop and maintain accurate quality standards,
procedures, and instructions, providing linkage and alignment with
corporate criteria/ maintain systems consistent with ISO
- Develop and implement new and innovative quality procedures and
processes that will advance the position of the product line.
- Organize and direct group activities to achieve Cycle Time
Reduction and First Pass Yield improvements.
- Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with
co-workers of all levels whilst being accessible to peers and
production workers in order to address questions and concerns
related to areas of responsibility.
- Provides and maintains a safe working environment, resolving
all unsafe acts or conditions relevant to prescribed safety
procedures and ensures that Quality Assurance personnel adhere to
applicable local, state, and federal ordinances regarding
environmental management, material storage, usage, and
- Manage the three-dimensional aspects of product quality,
continuous improvement, and production schedules to bring about
externally and internally driven changes in materials, methods,
documentation, and quality requirements.
- Must interface effectively with sales/marketing and customers
to resolve problems and complaints, analysis and technical
reporting, coordination, disposition of product returns.
- Help develop and implement long term improvements while dealing
with immediate short-term emergencies, accomplished by organizing
priorities and deadlines and creative allocation of resources.
Education, Skills and Work Experience:
- Will have a minimum of 5 years' experience in Quality Assurance
Management ideally gained from manufacturing/industrial/production
organisations. Industries such as Aerospace, Electronics,
Automotive etc. would be highly desirable.
- Bachelor's degree ideally in an Engineering discipline or
equivalent specific working experience.
- Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication
skills. With the ability to interact with not only team members but
also all levels of the organisation and external
- Competency with appropriate office software tools including use
of QMS systems or similar. IATF 16949 experience is highly desired
as is a working knowledge of ERP/MRP systems. SAP knowledge is
- Capable of coordinating and giving training related with
quality systems, failure analysis, data analysis, and other
requirements of the field.
- Strong people management skills. Salary:
- An excellent salary package plus bonus and benefits is on offer
for the right individual. Relocation is also on offer. To Apply:
- If you feel your experience matches the requirements listed and
you want to work with a dynamic, forward thinking, growing
organization, please email your up-to-date resume including your
current salary package and suitability for the post to Excorian
Global Search quoting reference QAM/EX/0239. Our client provides
equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for
employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type
without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin,
disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other
characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
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