Quality Manager

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POST DATE 8/31/2016
END DATE 12/19/2016

Confidential Company Danville, VA

Danville, VA
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Quality Manager
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BS degree in electrical engineering, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering or other relevant field. Six Sigma Black Belt Certification desirable.
Knowledge of production processes, quality control concepts, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacturing of goods.
Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, allocation of resources, and coordination of personnel.
3-5 years quality control experience in an automated manufacturing environment.
Lean and Six Sigma tools experience desirable.
Excellent computer skills including advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office products.
Strong math skills, including the knowledge of arithmetic, basic algebra, geometry, and statistics, and their applications.
Excellent written and oral communication, organizational, analytical, problem solving and time management skills.
Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively with all levels of the organization, and the ability to motivate, develop, and direct subordinates.
Possess exceptional attention to detail.


Develops and implements a quality system, ensuring both compliance to high standards and a quality focused workforce, including the design and management of basic policies, programs, standards and methodologies for the assurance of quality production. Sets standards of performance for quality and measures progress. Analyzes progress and takes corrective action. Implements Lean Six Sigma processes wherever possible.

Directs and coordinates a team of Quality acts on results.

Coordinates communication for supplier quality problems and maintains strong connectivity with other plants to ensure worldwide compatible quality standards.

Ensures adherence to and facilitates employee training and compliance with all company safety rules and procedures.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Follows safety procedures, standard operating procedures and quality policies and regulations.

Develops and implements a quality system, ensuring both compliance to high standards and a quality focused workforce.

More Information About the Job

Is Relocation Available

Are there flexible work hours

Is there a bonus structure

Who does this position report to
Plant Manager

Does this position have direct reports

What are the 3-4 non-negotiable requirements on this position
Must have a degree at least 5 years of experience working in similar position working with wood in a manufacturing environment Previous supervisory experience.

What are the nice-to-have skills
six sigma lean manufacturing