Quality Manager


Grand Rapids, MI

Industry: Automotive.


5 - 7 years

Posted 255 days ago

  by    Jared Smerchek

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Quality Manager


General Summary: Effectively manage the quality function, including in-process, final, and layout inspection. Oversee all departmental activities to achieve cost, productivity, safety, and quality objectives.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Manage Quality function in the facility

?        Prioritize layout work load

?        Direct final and in process inspection activities

?        Ensure accurate Design of Experiments, Capability Studies, Gage R&R, etc.

?        Ensure customer quality issues are resolved through plant staff in a timely manner.

?        Report on Quality Performance data during scheduled management reviews.

?        Provide department leadership which supports strategic initiatives

?        Provide mentoring and coaching for department

?        Create a culture which promotes a team environment

?        Guide and motivate leads to achieve the goals and objectives of the department

?        Conduct and review Performance Appraisal/Evaluations and manage performance issues for direct reports

?        Address employee relations issues in a timely manner

?        Determine staffing levels

Adhere to TS16949 standards

?        Develop/revise Operating Procedures/Work Instructions as needed

?        Ensure adherence to procedures throughout plant


?        5+ years of experience

?        Previous experience within the Automotive industry

?        Must have previous Machining or Casting experience

?        Ability to effectively present information to employees and customers

$80K - $110K