Quality Manager

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00017791
Date Posted:Feb 7
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
Metro Area:


A growing and profitable Automotive Supplier in Simpsonville, Kentucky is in need of a Quality Manager. This is a Full Time, Permanent, Direct Hire Position offering Competitive Compensation, Bonus Potential, Good Benefits, Paid Holidays and Vacation.

The Quality Manager will provide leadership and direction to the Quality Department. They will be responsible for the implementation, support and continual improvement of quality management systems and practices to ensure that products and processes adhere to internal and customer specification and standards. They will develop and lead best practices implementation regarding quality processes and procedures, with a strong focus on strategic quality planning resulting in a total Quality Management System that drives true root cause analysis in problem identification, permanent corrective action, and problem prevention and robust error-proofing in manufacturing and assembly operation.

Essential Functions:

•The Quality Manager is responsible for managing and mentoring members of the quality team, ensuring appropriate training, coaching and discipline is given, driving the department's superior performance of tasks to meet scheduled requirements
•The Quality Manager will ensure that the organization's Quality Management System conforms to customer, internal, IATF 16949:20106 and ISO9001 standards and regulatory/legal requirements.
•They will address all quality related problems and provide prompt resolutions and recommendations so as to minimize production interruption
•The Quality Manager will coordinate problem investigations and ensure the timely completion of customer specific corrective action requirements, they will verify the implementation of solutions
•They will champion the needs of the customer in internal functions. Partnering with the customer to ensure open communication and continuous support
•They will drive internal quality audits to determine the effectiveness of the Quality Management System. Utilizing continuous improvement to reduce waste and maximize the effectiveness of all processes
•The Quality Manager will ensure proper planning and control for all areas of responsibility in the Quality Department (e.g. labor, overtime, equipment, travel, etc.)
•They will contribute to ongoing improvements to throughput, inventory and operational expense
•The Quality Manager will ensure all duties and tasks are carried out in a safe and efficient manner

Education & Experience:

•Previous Tier 1 Automotive Quality Management Experience
•Must have experience in an Assembly / Welding / Stamping facility
•Quality Assurance Certificate (ASQ) preferred
•Strong communicator in the English language, both written and oral
•Highly skilled at time management and a proven ability to lead a large team
•Thorough knowledge of blue print reading and interpretation of geometric dimensioning and tolerance
•Proficient in the understanding and use of Statistical Process Control (SPC)
•Proficient in the use of measuring equipment (venires, micrometer, height gauges, profile projector, etc.)
•Proficient in Microsoft Office
•Familiar with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations


•401K with Company Match
•Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
•Short Term and Long Term Disability Coverage
•Safety Shoe and Prescription Safety Glasses Reimbursement
•Supplier Discounts as well as Tuition Reimbursement & Training opportunities


If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to:

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