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Quality Manager in Chelsea, MI at Gestamp North America

Date Posted: 4/30/2018

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Job Description

Job Summary: As Quality Manager, you will be responsible for directing/mentoring the quality team consisting of Quality Engineers, Weld Techs, Inspectors, CMM lab and Customer Liaisons.


  • Represent the quality function on technical support, in conjunction with other internal support groups, regarding issues affecting manufacturing.
  • Initiates and approves supplier/customer production/process control activities and reviews for implementation and effectiveness.
  • Maintain quality control sampling system, procedures, APQP, PPAP and IMDS activities
  • Manage, audit and continuously improve TS16949 systems and procedures
  • Direct Customer and Supplier liaisons for plant quality activities and concerns including scheduled visits.
  • Establish and maintain all quality documents, samples, customer contact, supplier development, production start - up, product launch, and correction of production variances and warrant analysis

Essential Functions

  • Bachelors degree or 2 to 1 year experience to education.
  • 7+ yrs exp. in Automotive/Mfg environment (Assembly based a plus)
  • 5+ yrs in a Management or Supervision position of Quality
  • TS-16949 experience required
  • Electrical or Mechanical product exp. Electro-mechanical exp. a big plus
  • Development and implementation of quality systems and standards (FMEA’s, PPAP,

Control Plans, DVP&R’s, APQP)

  • World Class lean manufacturing implementation experience
  • Strong skills in problem solving, data analysis, administration, and change management
  • Knowledge of quality philosophies and process.
  • Very Hands-ON and able mentor for Quality Engineering staff

Gestamp West Virginia, LLC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability or any other State or Local employment laws.  Gestamp West Virginia, LLC intends that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors.

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