We are currently seeking a highly motivated and passionate Quality Assurance Manager to join our dynamic team. As the Quality Assurance Manager, you will play a critical role in upholding the highest standards of quality and efficiency in our manufacturing processes. Your main responsibilities will include creating and submitting PPAPs, implementing process procedures to minimize scrap and non-conformance, and establishing effective measurement systems. Utilizing your expertise in CMM, GD&T, and functional gages, you will ensure the precision and accuracy of our products.
- Take full ownership of the entire PPAP process, from initiation to completion, ensuring meticulous and accurate documentation.
- Develop and introduce process procedures that enhance efficiency and effectiveness, reducing scrap and non-conformance across all departments.
- Establish and maintain a robust measurement system, utilizing appropriate PPM metrics to monitor and measure process capabilities and defect rates both internally and externally.
- Utilize advanced CMM techniques to conduct precise inspections, ensuring adherence to specified tolerances.
- Apply your GD&T expertise to interpret part requirements, ensuring compliance with design specifications.
- Effectively utilize functional gages based on GD&T to verify the functionality of the parts accurately.
To excel in this position, you must meet the following qualifications:
- Minimum of 10 years of experience in either Quality or Manufacturing Engineering, demonstrating a comprehensive understanding of quality principles. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in a supervisory role, including managing Material Review Board (MRB) processes.
- Preferred certification in Quality (CQA, CQE, CQM), showcasing your commitment to professional excellence.
- Familiarity with ISO, IATF, ITAR/DFAR systems, and experience with internal and external audit processes.
- Experience overseeing and leading all corrective actions, using structured problem-solving methodologies like 8-D, in order to address quality issues from both internal and external sources.
- Proficiency in Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) to ensure the effective implementation of quality requirements throughout the product development process.
- Strong understanding and proficiency in Measurement System Analysis (MSA), including gage R&R, to guarantee accurate and reliable measurement results.