Quality Manager, Kalamazoo, MI
Works with Manufacturing and other plant function to identify and reduce defects of both internally produced and incoming products
Implementation and management of a Quality System that yields a reduction of defects (improved PPM) through the analysis and solution of recurring quality problems.
Strong Tier 1 automotive supplier quality system management experience.
Establish procedures for maintaining quality standards including visual standards.
Working knowledge of TS16949, thermal processing, cold working, non –ferrous metals, Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing, dimensional lay out, and gauging
Insure process are capable of meeting customer expectations for the duration of production programs.
Will train the production organization in statistical process control (SPC), implement SPC on critical product attributes and monitor SPC implementation on an ongoing basis.
Experience with Six Sigma & Lean Manufacturing Systems
8 plus years manufacturing experience in an automotive metals environment
B.S. in Engineering or Technical Field
Experience with Lean and Six Sigma Manufacturing a Certification, Green or Black Belt
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