The Quality Manager develops, implements and manages quality control systems designed to ensure robust processes that ensure meeting or exceeding the Company Quality Objectives, and quality at the source. The Quality Manager will meet or exceed customer expectations and standards, and be a passionate believer and teacher of the Vantec Production System (VPS), based on the Toyota Production System (TPS). Assures consistent quality of production by developing and enforcing good automated manufacturing practice, validating processes, providing documentation, and managing staff.
Assure quality requirements are adequately defined at all functional levels to permit appropriate quality planning and verification of compliance. Coordinate TQM efforts across business units.
Identify, develop and implement new methods of quality management systems, and audit existing systems to meet division initiatives, ISO9001:2015, and other customer requirements.
Provide servant-oriented leadership in achieving facility quality objectives. Interfaces with internal and external customers to provide comprehensive responses and technical assistance regarding quality systems and/or products.
Develop, implement, and maintain quality assurance activities for all purchased material, equipment, parts, and processing. Manager supplier quality audits and corrective action plans (poke yoke). Integrate and monitor supplier quality performance with divisional objectives.
Utilize automated systems where available to proactively plan, implement and track quality systems and processes.
Maintain the highest degree of customer service, throughput, quality cost reduction, and people productivity.
Member of senior leadership team for strategic business plans, projects, and our continuous improvement culture.
Mentor team members in your processes to ensure internal and external customers are covered in your absence, and to grow the mentee.
Other duties as assigned that are appropriate to the level of responsibility.
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related technical discipline, or equivalent experience.
Demonstrated ability to perform the essential functions of the job.
Four or more years of applicable experience in a world-class manufacturing environment is preferred.
Effective written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills for effective interface with all internal and external contacts. Effective facilitation and coaching skills.
Ability to simplify process steps and processes so all within the organization can participate and understand.
Manufacturing floor based interaction skills.
Knowledge of and experience in Total Quality concepts and ISO/TS procedures.
Managerial experience and demonstrated ability to provide leadership and motivation to employees.
Error-proofing and detection improvement initiatives.
APQP process including PFMEA and control plan development, review, and sustainment.
Process stability and capability planning, analysis, and improvement.
About Vantec, Inc.
Vantec is a custom plastic injection molder that specializes in solving our customer’s problems. We have tripled our size and added large injection presses up to 1,760 ton, with room for more growth. We have grown in size, and the services we offer.
We opened a new plant in Falls City, NE, November 2008 to help one of our key customers be more successful and offer our services to a larger audience in need of a quality plastic injection molder. You can visit us at http://vantecinc.com/machines/ to see our machine capabilities.
We believe Vantec can truly become a valuable partner and develop a long-term relationship which will exceed your expectations. At Vantec, we focus on creating client relationships and understanding your needs and providing those services. Vantec is a top rated supplier for many OEM’s, both large and small.
• A climate controlled production floor with a positive air pressure system.
• State-of-the-art machine systems.
• ISO certified since 1994.
• Compliant with NSF and UL requirements.
• A lower level for auxiliary equipment, which reduces noise and contamination.
• Easy access to major highways, located centrally in US.
• Op...erations available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
• Development support.
• Value-added services
Our commitment to quality, on-time delivery, and competitive pricing is only part of the Vantec advantage. We pride ourselves in partnering with our customers from concept to production, providing value-added analysis of customer components and accepting the responsibility of manufacturing management and problem resolution.
Specialties: Taking on our customer's problems and solving them. We can't be successful, if we don't help our customers be successful. Visit http://vantecinc.com/vantec-history/ to learn about our 35 year history.