Walter & Associates, Inc.
P.O. Box 3358
Olathe, KS 66063-3358

Quality Assurance Manager

Location: Erie, PA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $80,000.00 - $90,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 10/12/2017
Job ID: 02531932
Job Description
  The Quality Assurance  Manager is a key member of the leadership team that is responsible for ensuring that all machined products meet customer requirements and pertinent specifications.

  • Responsible for establishing, implementing and maintaining process controls required to ensure that all shipped product is within compliance with all pertinent customer specifications and standards.
  • Optimize the handling of all non-conforming products and provide method(s) to dispose of suspect product.
  • Perform Internal Quality Audits.
  • Manage internal and external customer concerns and complaints to the mutual satisfaction of all parties involved.
  • Conduct failure analysis for the purpose of determining the root cause of non-conforming products.
  • Operate, maintain and provide training.
  • Perform statistical analysis and provide findings along with recommendations and resolutions.
  • Leading and facilitating where required, the investigation of quality issues, applying an appropriate and proven problem-solving methodology(s) involving cross-functional teams where appropriate, to develop effective solutions to prevent recurrence.
  • Manage an annual budget and meet cost and expenditure budgets for the Quality department.
  • Participate in continuous improvement efforts to evaluate opportunities for improvements in process, cost and product quality.
  • Strong quality background in TS 16949.
  • Steel, Metals, Foundry industry experience .a plus
  • Previous experience as a Manager with experience in the Automotive and Machining
  • Strong analytical & statistical skills
  • Experience and proven ability to manage a quality department.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent combination of relevant experience. Will
  • Consider non Degree with comparable experience*
Required education:
  • Bachelor's Degree, Engineering a plus
  • Six Sigma Black Belt a  Plus