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Job Posting - Quality Manager (Job Location:  Baldwin, WI)

January 6, 2015
Strom Engineering has an exciting new opening for a Quality Manager with a great company located in Baldwin, Wisconsin. A minimum of 7 years of job-related experience is required. Competitive salary/wage based upon experience. Duties: * Leads the efforts toward the achievement and adherence to quality management systems such as ISO 9001 and AS9100. * Develops and approves policies and procedures to support these systems. * Coordinates plant preparation for external customer and third party quality audits. * Provides work direction, leadership and developmental opportunities for quality functions such as quality engineering, product testing, receiving inspection, gauge control, in-process inspection, etc. * Investigates and adjusts customer complaints regarding quality. * Communicates customer complaints to plant personnel. * Responds to customer with documented cause and corrective action taken. * Leads the Materials Review Board efforts to determine the disposition of non-conforming materials. * Establishes inspection and quality expectations for internal customers, i.e. production departments, purchasing, etc. * Audits production processes for achievement of quality expectations. * Facilitates corrective action and process improvements based upon audit results. * Publishes accomplishments against plant quality operating goals. * Plans, promotes and organizes training activities related to product quality and reliability. Skills/Qualifications: * Bachelor’s degree in business administration, engineering or a relevant field is required. * 7+ years of previous quality experience in a manufacturing setting, including experience in a supervisory or management capacity. * Ability to function as the liaison between the plant and the customer. * Experience setting strategic direction for a function and providing team leadership to accomplish functional or project objectives. * Master’s degree preferred. * Prior AS9100 or ISO system experience preferred. * Ability to apply Six Sigma tools and principles such as Process Capability, Gage RR and DMAIC in a manufacturing setting preferred. * Must be a U.S. Citizen or have a Permanent Resident Green Card.