Quality Manager

Confidential Company  •  Birmingham, AL

5 - 7 years experience  •  Automotive.

$90K - $110K
Posted on 03/08/18
Confidential Company
Birmingham, AL
5 - 7 years experience
Automotive.
$90K - $110K
Posted on 03/08/18

Quality Manager Responsibilities:

  • Lead, develop, manage and execute all quality systems required within assigned area of responsibility.
  • Support customers, suppliers, Launch personnel, and Operations staff.
  • Execute PPAP submissions, as required.
  • Support of the corrective action process. This includes preparation and submission of customer required documentation and construction of 8D problem solving responses.
  • Facilitate and assure maintenance of Process Flows (PF) and Process Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (PFMEA) documents for assigned programs.
  • Facilitate and assure maintenance of Process Control Plans for assigned programs.
  • Ensure compliance to Process Control Plan requirements.
  • Ensure that Customer, internal and supplier quality corrective actions (8D?s) meet timing, quality and format requirements.
  • Ensure compliance with all applicable quality Customer-specific systems and requirements.
  • Support Launch and sample part build to ensure compliance with dimensional and functional requirements.
  • Ensure the appropriate inspection plans and containment plans are in place for the process.
  • Supportinternal and 3rd party audits of the production process and ensure timely close out of any required corrective actions.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Quality Manager Requirements:

  • A BS or MS in Quality, Engineering or Science.
  • 5+ years of Automotive Manufacturing experience with Assembly 
  • Experience in Advanced Quality Planning including strong proficiency with the AIAG Advanced Quality Planning and Control Plan, FMEAs, PPAPs, MSA, and Statistical Process Control (SPC) standards.
  • Experience working directly with customers and suppliers, particularly automotive related.
  • Experience with ISO/QS/TS Quality Systems is required. Internal Auditor certification is highly desirable.
  • Proficient in use of a computer and common office software (i.e. Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
  • Knowledge of quality statistical concepts and robust problem-solving methodology. Six Sigma certification or equivalent experience is highly desirable.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, including experience preparing problem-solving documents such as 8D?s.
  • Good mechanical/technical skills and ability to read engineering drawings are desirable. GD&T proficiency is highly desirable.
  • Knowledge and experience in Lean Manufacturing methods are highly desirable.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to work in a self-directed environment.
  • American Society for Quality certification, such as current CQE status, is a plus.

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