Manager, Quality Job Description

Manager, Quality Job Description

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Manager, quality provides training and mentoring to promote proper use of 8D/A3 problem solving, FMEA and Six Sigma quality improvement tools.

Manager, Quality Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Responsible for the development and implementation of quality standards to ensure compliance to the designated ISO/TS16949 responsibilities, environmental management system and health and safety guidelines
Manages the quality assurance systems including inspections, sampling, and the testing of incoming material the products, components, and parts produced by the company, according to established standards
Writing of processes, procedures, work instructions
Ensure plant systems are tied into corporate standards via reviews and audits
Facilitate Lean Six Sigma process improvement opportunities throughout the plant and be the plant ambassador for quality and process excellence
Manage and support Continuous Improvement Processes
Develop, and guide the implementation of the annual QAPI Plan
Collaborate with the Medical Director and Executive Director in development of the annual QAPI plan
Review, revise and communicate the QAPI plan to participants, staff, contractors, administration, participant advisory committee and the Board
Ensure staff integration into the QAPI process through Continuous Quality Improvement education and developing opportunities for input

Manager, Quality Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Manager, Quality

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: ISO, 9001, FSSC, ASQ, CQE, CQM, GB, HSE, ISO14001, QMS

Education for Manager, Quality

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the manager, quality job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and University Degree in Engineering, Science, Technical, Management, Education, Manufacturing, Business, Chemistry, Biology, Technology

Skills for Manager, Quality

Desired skills for manager, quality include:

ISO 13485
Community
State and federal laws and resources
CGMP
Excel
FDA
Processes
FMEA
Standards
Six Sigma

Desired experience for manager, quality includes:

Participate in formulation and maintenance of PACE policies and procedures
Minimum 5 years' experience in Quality Management role within a Medical Device, Automotive or Precision Engineering environments
Experience driving quality improvements across in cross functional teams, design and manufacturing
Third level qualification in an Engineering or Science Discipline
Identifies and implements practices that result in successful quality program delivery
Reviews and analyzes documentation and reports reflecting inconsistencies

Manager, Quality Examples

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Manager, Quality Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of manager, quality. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for manager, quality
  • Awareness of SAP QM and SAP processes highly preferred
  • On time delivery of all Quality requirements Audits, K.P.I reports, QAS's, sampling compliance etc to meet business and customer timelines
  • To champion, support or lead quality improvement initiatives
  • Ensuring that all managers, supervisors develop and maintain their part of the quality management system
  • Involved in developing the quality goals and targets in the organization’s strategic plan
  • Review and Monitor Customer and product issues in Corrective Action Reporting/Non-Conformance Reporting
  • Provide hands-on management of the elements of the Quality Management System
  • Ensure the food safety management system is established, implemented, maintained and updated per FSSC 22000 requirements
  • Manages and trains the activities of the Quality Team including the lab/quality technicians
  • Actively participates and leads teams in support of continuous improvement initiatives and establish a CI culture
Qualifications for manager, quality
  • Analytical and conceptual behaviours, excellent problem solving skills
  • Honours degree in Food Science
  • Minimum 5+ years' experience in the food industry
  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant food science subject
  • Proven track record in a Quality Management position within a food environment
  • Experience of dealing with UK & Irish multiples, 3rd party accreditation
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Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a manager, quality. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for manager, quality
  • Maintain supplier qualification to insure their ability to perform work meeting quality standards and obtaining process approvals
  • Develops and maintains an ongoing plan to eliminate errors in manufacturing, warehouse, and other areas and assist in developing an ongoing training program for production operators and assembly technicians
  • Provides direct supervision to Quality Inspectors whose functions include inspection of in process and finish jobs
  • The incumbent directs the work of 2 – 5 employees including Finished Goods Inspectors and Receiving Inspectors
  • Formulates and maintains quality control objectives
  • Coordinates quality objectives with production procedures in cooperation with other plant managers to maximize product reliability and minimize costs
  • Directs employees engaged in inspection and testing activities to ensure continuous control over materials, facilities, and products
  • Outlines product deficiencies and suggests corrections
  • Reviews all product analysis from the various departments to determine the existence of any quality problems
  • Follows incoming inspection requirements as needed
Qualifications for manager, quality
  • Competent authorities
  • Experience of quality management in the context of R&D and design control
  • Previous experience in the same position could be an advantage
  • ASQ certifications for disciplines
  • Advanced knowledge of continuous improvement methodologies
  • Exhibits competency across core project management activities including a strong focus on key performance indicators
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Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a manager, quality. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for manager, quality
  • Ensures the Plant systems, master documents, product documentation and products comply with the relevant Company, Customer and Regulatory cGMP requirements
  • Send Customer inquiries/requests to GBSI in order to fulfill requests using controlled response matrix/catalog
  • Align metric requests with business needs and team capabilities to streamline customer reporting
  • Lead problem solving efforts and work closely with teams and other MT facilities / business units
  • Provide responses and/or support for customer inquiries for Quality System information and Customer Audits
  • Behavioral criteria are based on the standard MT leadership assessment form
  • Prior leadership experience in a fast-paced, results oriented environment
  • Strong customer service, analytical, and reasoning skills
  • Knowledge and/or experience applying lean principles to an office environment
  • Strong ability to interface with other departments and teams in a professional and cooperative manner
Qualifications for manager, quality
  • Must have experience with Management of Quality Systems
  • Candidate must be able to support audits and assessments and be help facility be compliant with customer requirements
  • Must possess ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents
  • Ability to effectively present information to top management, current team members, and plant staff
  • The incumbent must be able to follow all safety procedures including use of safety glasses, ear plugs, and steel toed shoes
  • Degree in Engineering or Technology discipline
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Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a manager, quality. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for manager, quality
  • Assesses product / service specifications with client and legal requirements (ensures compliance with client requirements standards and legislation)
  • Provides training, tools, techniques to enable others to achieve quality standards
  • Supports and works with the IMS team on building, developing and implementing processes, controls and documents to improve the IMS and Quality management system
  • Monitor and audit responsibilities defined in responsibility matrix
  • Ensure conformance to quality program requirements through external/internal audits, corrective action program and qualify associates through testing and training
  • Acts as a member of the management team and performs other duties as dictated by position or required by the General Manager
  • Responsible for the development, maintenance and ensuring the integrity of the quality system including its policies and procedures
  • Manage quality planning activities (APQP) to ensure the development and maintenance of pFMEA, control plans, gauging and measurement systems, statistical process control, inspection procedures, capability studies and sampling frequencies
  • Represent the manufacturing facility in communication with the customer regarding quality
  • Responsible for decision-making and providing technical guidance on issues related to product quality
Qualifications for manager, quality
  • Experience with TS or ISO is strongly preferred
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, statistics, or related field
  • Minimum of five (7) years experience in automotive quality management
  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or other Technical field
  • Minimum of three (3) years of manufacturing industry experience to include positions in both quality QA/QC and Operations/Production
  • Must have an understanding of common Problem Solving tools such as Statistical Analysis, DOE, Pareto charts and Histograms
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Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of manager, quality. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for manager, quality
  • Overseeing/leading Six Sigma projects and activities using the DMAIC process
  • Conducting internal and supplier audits to ensure compliance to quality standards
  • Provides feedback to Production on the quality of products produced through the issuance of Quality Alerts and Discrepancy reports
  • Works with Production, Logistics and Product Development on new product transfer into the Norwich Plant
  • Responsible for the Food Defence and Crisis Management Plan
  • Responsible for ensuring and promoting operational safety, environmental protection and employee health/industrial hygiene within all Departments to comply with federal, state, local and Company rules and regulations
  • Responsible for providing monthly facility training on relevant quality topics
  • Responsible for interviewing, selecting, training, evaluating and disciplining employees
  • Responsible for advancing the development of employees for the succession plan
  • Lead a team of quality assurance and quality control leaders to ensure products are manufactured according to policy and in compliance with regulations and customer requirements.Authority
Qualifications for manager, quality
  • 5+ years Experience as Quality Personnel with Foam, Chemical By Product, or Textile Experience
  • Bachelors Degree of Science , (Chemical, Industrial, Textile, or Mechanical Engineering preferred)
  • Previous Work Experience in Automotive Quality Requirements
  • Knowledgeable of AIAG PPAP requirements
  • Industry ISO 9001 and TS-16949 Implementation and Administration
  • Perform Chemical and Physical Property Testing

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