Quality Manager

Confidential Company  •  Wichita, KS

Less than 5 years experience  •  Manufacturing / Plastics

$80K - $90K
Posted on 10/18/17 by Jared Smerchek
Confidential Company
Wichita, KS
Less than 5 years experience
Manufacturing / Plastics
$80K - $90K
Posted on 10/18/17 Jared Smerchek

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 supportsstrategic 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


  • Bachelor’s degreepreferred but not required
  • 3-5 years of experience within a manufacturing setting
  • Must have previous Plastics industry experience
  • Understanding/working knowledge of the ISO Quality System
  • Previous Corrective Action experience 

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