Our global manufacturing client has an immediate opening for an experienced QA manager.
The ideal candiate will have background in quality and have had experience in setting up and maintaining quality assurance programs.
Flavors and Fragrances experienced preferred but not required. ISO9000 experience.
location: Mt Olive, New Jersey
job type: Permanent
salary: $85,000 - 97,000 per year
work hours: 8am to 4pm
Oversee processes. Stay abreast of internal, external and international rules and regulations pertaining to manufacturing, selling and shipping goods.
Managers prepare and update quality documentation, basing their processes on a recognized standard such as ISO 900
Carry out the detailed assessment of products and their components at different stages of production.
Assess and determine quality standards as guidelines for their day-to-day work and ensure we are up to date.
Managers also select quality inspection tools and software to support the inspection team.
Ensure that employees working in production are aware of quality requirements, provide training in best practices.
Aim to make production employees responsible for managing their own quality standards.
Promote a culture of quality, managers run awareness and award programs.
Work with the product development team to establish quality standards for new products
Work with suppliers to help formulate quality standards for the goods
Ensure all incoming components and materials comply with our quality standards, minimize time and cost of inspection, and contribute to the quality of the finished product. Any deviations must be detected and immediately corrected
Understand and execute all necessary requirements for ISO 9001
Review statistical data from the production lines to identify quality problems
Analyze the data and recommend changes to production processes or quality controls to eliminate the problem
Analyze records of product returns to identify specific problems or trends over time
Develop and monitor continuous improvement programs, aiming to reduce the number of defects and improve levels of quality
Reduce manufacturing costs and improves overall product quality
Preferred: Fragrance industry experience; Management experience
- Experience level: Manager
- Minimum 5 years of experience
- Education: Bachelors
- Process Improvement
- Process Improvement
- Quality Assurance
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