The Quality Manager will lead all efforts to ensure the company’s products and services meet or exceed customer’s expectations.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for the development, implementation and maintenance of the Quality Management System in compliance to international standards (ISO 9001, ISO 14001, TS 16949)
Responsible for direct supervision of QA personnel and the development of skills required to support present and future business objectives
Lead cross functional teams in the resolution of internal/external quality issues using a structured problem solving approach such as the 8D principles
Provide technical support as related to product development and regulatory activities
Implement statistical methods for problem solving, scrap reduction and continuous quality improvement in support of One Southwire’s OPS culture
Maintain and communicate Quality metrics and initiate actions/improvement plans to assure goals are met. Lead
Recommend improvements in production methods, equipment, operating procedures and working conditions.
Support deployment of SAP Quality Management module to ensure optimization of quality planning, quality inspection, and quality control, as well as thorough response and management of internal and external quality notifications.
Prepare for and lead customer and regulatory agency audits
Qualifications and Experience Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering required along with 5+ years quality management experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
Six Sigma black belt or green belt certification preferred
Working knowledge of APQP methodology required, including PPAP, FMEA, GR&R (Gage Repeatability and Reproducibility), Process Validation, and Control Plans
Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing tools a plus
Detailed oriented, self-starter with the ability to deal with multiple challenges and projects simultaneously with minimal supervision
Southwire is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 14328
About Aubrey Argo
A leader in technology and innovation, Southwire Company, LLC is one of North America’s largest wire and cable producers. Southwire and its subsidiaries manufacture building wire and cable, metal-clad cable, portable and electronic cord products, OEM wire products and engineered products. In addition, Southwire supplies assembled products, contractor equipment and hand tools. We are proud to offer competitive compensation, employee benefits, tuition reimbursement, and unlimited growth opportunities. Our nearly seven decades of progressive growth can be attributed to our determination to developing innovative systems and solutions, exercising environmental stewardship and enhancing the wellbeing of our communities. How will you power what’s possible?