Quality Manager

Westfield, MA 01077

Posted: 05/12/2023 Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: 24999

Job Description

We have an immediate need for a Quality Manager in the Westfield, MA area. This is a full-time position.

Direct salary is estimated at 100-150K.

Job description:
  • Summary: Responsible for the day-to-day quality department, as well as the planning, coordination, and implementation all Quality Systems requirements.

    Duties and Responsibilities include the following:
  • Develop and implement the Quality Management System and maintain registration to AS9000 and NADCAP standards. 
  • Maintains and reports product conformance per engineering and customer specifications through detail component material, work in process and finished good inventories. 
  • Reports and tracks deviations from quality standards, recommends corrective actions to management, and reports trends and tendencies at Operational Reviews.
  • Participates in new product development to ensure proper quality systems and controls can be implemented prior  and during production. 
  • Maintain contact with supply base and perform supplier surveys as required. Review overall supplier quality performance and issues to ensure conformance to customer and industry standards. 
  • Review customer concerns via customer contact, print interpretation, industry/customer standards, and inspection of returned materials. 
  • Champions continuous improvement across all areas of the business by soliciting input and collaborate on solutions, facilitate change efforts through collaboration, and build consensus for decisions.
  •  Formulate and achieve production quality assurance objectives in line with company Key Performance Indicators.
  • Complete and forward quality surveys received form current or potential customers to business development manager for review and completion. 
  • Acts as liaison for all matters relating to quality of product. 
Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • Develops and maintains an effective quality organization throughout the selection, training, compensation, motivation, termination and review of all assigned employees. 
  • Provides guidance and direction to employees to assist in their professional development.
  • Supervise Quality Inspection, Quality Clinic and Quality Engineering personnel to ensure performance of all internal and external quality system and product requirements. 
  • Establishes and presents regular training for employees on quality issues, and develops programs to encourage employees to perform quality requirements as part of all operations. 
  • Completes, adjusts and approves payroll for quality department. 
  • Bachelor’s degree with advanced degree preferred.
  • Recognized certification as Quality Manager, Quality Engineer and/or Six Sigma Black Belt.
  • Five years prior quality management experience using ISO-9001/AS-9100 standards required.
  • Energetic leader with technical manufacturing environment experience.
  • Demonstrated experience leading a team of employees in continuous improvement activities -- problem identification, root cause analysis, corrective and preventative action development.
  • Oral, Written and Technical Communication Skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to read, analyze and interpret technical procedures and specifications, CAD drawings and governmental regulations.
  • Ability to Work independently and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Operate internal computer systems (Visual, eTraveler, Microsoft Office products).
  • Must pass required eye exam.
  • Customer Service Oriented and Professional demeanor.
  • Basic Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance knowledge.
  • Maintain valid Driver’s License.
  • Planning
  • Project Management
Please submit resume to: wendyc@selectek.com or call Wendy 678-802-6616

Meet Your Recruiter

Wendy Colaiacovo
Technical Recruiter

Through her commitment to both the candidates and the clients, Wendy knows how to make powerful staffing connections as a technical recruiter. Originally from Long Island, Wendy relocated to Atlanta during the preparations for the 1996 Centennial Olympic Games. After earning her bachelor’s degree in education, Wendy began a career in child care center management. She later transitioned to technical recruiting for Selectek and consistently cares for our candidates and clients through relationship building and expertise. After almost two decades with Selectek, Wendy knows how to relate to our engineers and help them find the best fit. During her time off, Wendy is a triathlete and an avid runner.

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