Assures consistent quality of production by developing and enforcing good manufacturing practice systems; validating processes; providing documentation; managing staff.
Essential Job Functions:
•Achieves quality assurance operational objectives by contributing information and analysis to strategic plans and reviews; preparing and completing action plans; implementing production, productivity, quality and customer service standards; identifying and resolving problems; completing audits; determining system improvements; implementing change.
•Validates quality processes by establishing product specifications and quality attributes; measuring production; documenting evidence; determining operational and performance qualification; writing and updating quality assurance procedures.
•Maintains and improves product quality by completing product, company, system, compliance and surveillance audits; investigating customer complaints; collaborating with other members of management to develop new product and engineering designs, and manufacturing and training methods.
•Accomplishes quality assurance human resources objectives by selecting, orienting, training, assigning, scheduling, counseling and disciplining employees; communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, appraising and reviewing job contributions; planning and reviewing compensation actions; enforcing policies and procedures.
•Prepares quality documentation and reports by collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends including failed processes, stability studies, recalls, corrective actions and re-validations.
•Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Able to trend and reach data based conclusions. Able to develop, implement, and audit quality processes. Experienced manager in a high volume manufacturing environment.
Education and/or Experience:
Educational or employment experience in technical or manufacturing environment. Knowledge of elementary statistics and statistical process control. Bachelor degree preferred
Requires 5 or more years of previous related experience and management
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Process Improvement, Analyzing Information, Strategic Planning, Verbal Communication, Informing others, Quality Engineering, Emphasizing Excellence, Attention to Detail, Dealing with Complexity.