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Quality Manager

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Columbia, SC
$75,000 - $85,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Nov 07, 2018
Job ID
Company need candidate to be eligible to work in the US as a US Citizen ir US Green Card

General Responsibilities:

  • Establish and track Quality department goals, objectives and metrics
  • Determine Quality department standards, practices and procedures
  • Establish and maintain product Quality Standards
  • Track external customer Quality issues, e.g. concerns, rejections, PPM, and problem solving
  • Track internal customer Quality issues, e.g. Rejection Tags, and Process Alerts
  • Track supplier Quality issues and performance
  • Support plant safety procedures and safety policies
  • Assist in daily review of production quality performance
  • Assist Production to achieve effective and efficient production of quality parts
  • Schedule and chair regular Quality Review meetings to Appraise Management of Quality Dept. issues to ensure suitability and effectiveness of Quality System
  • Work with Engineering to develop project launch strategy
  • Support advance Quality activities, elements and schedules
  • Develop short and long-term strategy to support customer requirements, as required


Qualifications [Knowledge, Experience Skills: 

  • Bachelor's Degree-technical required.
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in a similar role.
  • Automotive industry experience plus
  • High product launch exposure a plus.
  • 3 years' experience (preferred) in Quality Management in a manufacturing environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing and quality practices and hands-on approach.
  • Experience with quality improvement tools and techniques (i.e., Lean, Six Sigma, Statistical Process Control, and Failure Mode & Effects Analysis.
  • Willing to challenge existing design, process and produce better products.
  • TS16949 Experience required
  • Possess the ability to read and understand production and tooling drawings.
  • Demonstrated leadership, project management, facilitation, and problem-solving skills.
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience of computer applications including Microsoft Office and databases is required.
  • Automotive experience desired.
  • Plastics and/or automotive experience.
  • Familiar with ISO and automotive standards.