Quality Manager (m/f)

Location: San Antonio

Your tasks

  • Establishes quality and reliability standards by studying product and customer requirements with other members of management and with Operations, QA technicians, and Engineering and Projects.
  • Establishes raw material standards by studying manufacturing and engineering requirements; devising testing methods and procedures. Maintaining testing Data on a yearly basis
  • Establishes in-process product inspection standards by studying manufacturing methods; devising testing methods and procedures.
  • Establishes standards for the disposition of finished product by devising evaluation tests, methods, and procedures.
  • Establishes rework standards by devising inspection and physical testing methods and procedures.
  • Establishes product quality documentation system by writing and updating quality assurance procedures.
  • Maintains product quality by enforcing quality assurance policies and procedures and government requirements; collaborating with other members of management to develop new product and engineering designs and manufacturing and training methods.
  • Prepares product and process quality reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Completes quality assurance operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees; following up on work results.
  • Maintains quality assurance staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees.
  • Maintains quality assurance staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Achieves financial objectives by preparing the quality assurance budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


Major Accountabilities

  • Process Control - Work with manufacturing teams to evaluate and mitigate process risks; develop and implement process control plans, validate production processes via qualification testing pre- and post-launch. Monitor and report ongoing process control and audit measurements.
  • Problem Solving - Lead and complete timely Root Cause Corrective Action (RCCA), 5-Why Analysis, or similar systematic approach to investigate and solve product and process nonconformities.
  • Continuous Improvement - Refine and enhance products and processes by applying continuous improvement and lean manufacturing principles and techniques.
  • Supplier Quality – evaluate, qualify, measure and manage suppliers jointly with Purchasing. Initiate corrective action requests and follow up for resolution and improvement.
  • Claims - Primary contact for analysis and resolution of quality non-conformance and warranty issues. Provide feedback to facility in order to facilitate corrective action/improvement.
  • Metrics - Devise, analyze, and report effective metrics for plant quality performance and develop Quality Improvement Plans.


Your profile

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering / Master's Degree Preferred
  • Minimum of 10 years of quality experience in a manufacturing plant required.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a supervisory or management capacity in the field of Quality Control, Engineering, or Quality Engineering required.
  • Experience with Lean Six Sigma / VDA 6.3 / TS 16941


Other Responsibilities:

  • Follows Company's quality and corporate/environmental policies.
  • Follows Procedures and work instructions established by Schlemmer USA Inc.to Comply with requirements of TS 16949:2009, and ISO 14001.
  • Follows procedures, work instructions and operational controls implemented by Schlemmer USA Inc.to comply with all applicable Legal requirements
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Martha Rodriguez

4709 Macro Drive
78218 San Antonio, Texas


Creation date 05 Oct 2017