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Quality Assurance Manager

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Berry Plastics Phoenix , AZ 85002

Posted 5 months ago


Berry Global (NYSE: BERY) is a $7.1B global manufacturer and marketer of plastic packaging products. Headquartered in Evansville Indiana, Berry operates over 125 global manufacturing facilities and employs over 23,000 individuals. At Berry Global, we pursue excellence in all that we do and are always advancing to improve the way we work along with the products and services we provide. With our proven expertise in packaging and protection solutions, and our dedicated insights team that follows trends across a wide range of industries, we are uniquely positioned to serve a broad range of markets and customer needs. Our culture fosters trust and partnerships through appreciation, acknowledgement, and inclusion. Here at Berry we are continuously improving to support our mission and exemplify our values of partnerships, excellence, growth and safety. We encourage you to be a part of Berry Global, the company that is always advancing to protect what's important!


Plans, coordinates and directs quality programs designed to ensure continual improvement of product quality.


  • Ensure company and customer quality requirements are met.

  • Participate in review of manufacturing and testing of new product to ensure quality requirements are fulfilled.

  • Design and implement process capability studies, as required to qualify products.

  • Provide guidance in the implementation of testing procedures to ensure quality requirements are met.

  • Track root causes of quality issues, coordinate corrective actions, and implement appropriate adjustments using established systems.

  • Facilitate performance metrics systems and present to management groups.

  • Interface with customers, vendors, and 3rd party assessors, and applicable regulatory agencies.

  • Ensure proper usage and calibration of measuring devices (i.e. calipers, gages, etc.).

  • Direct employees engaged in inspection and testing activities to ensure control over materials and products including responsibility for the data collection systems.

  • Responsible for sanitation and good manufacturing practice compliance.

  • Facilitate continual product safety in accordance with SQF 2000 through administration of Pre-requisite, HACCP, and Food Safety Programs. Communicate with plant personnel the compliance status to food safety requirements as part of the role of SQF Practitioner.

  • Support and maintain systems as defined in ISO 9001 including documented procedures, audits, and programs. Report on the effectiveness of the systems in the role of ISO Management Representative.

  • Facilitate teamwork focused on quality and operational improvement as well as customer satisfaction.

  • Supervisory Responsibilities:
    Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, and training of employees, placing, assigning and directing work, appraising performance, rewarding and disciplining employees, addressing complaints and resolving problems.


  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily and possess adequate computer skills. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Education and/or Experience: B.A./B.S. from four-year college or university, or two to five years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Language Skills:
    Ability to read and comprehend detailed instructions, correspondence and memos. Ability to write detailed correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one, small or large group situations to customers, clients and other employees of the organization.

  • Mathematical Skills:
    Ability to work with mathematical concepts, such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical solutions.

  • Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving concrete variables in varying situations.

  • Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, talk and listen. Specific vision requirements include the ability to adjust focus.

  • Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee will work in an office environment. The office environment is generally climate controlled, well lighted and has a low noise level. This individual will also be required to spend varying amount of time interacting with employees in a production environment. The production environment will at times contain fumes and airborne particles. The noise level in the production environment is usually loud.


  • Safety Leadership Embodies commitment for a safe workplace; acts as a role model on safety leadership, activities and communication

  • Accountability holds self-accountable evidenced by say/do ratio, initiative and ownership actions (such as ensuring safety is more important than productivity)

  • Communication ability to communicate safety, goals and company expectations with appropriate levels of the organization; create clear, timely audience appropriate messages (both written and verbal).

  • Engagement communicate and support the vision of plant leadership; celebrate the wins, and ensure employees actively participate in safety-related activities.

  • Team Development understand the development needs of employees in your organization; drive the culture of employees as safety leaders; champion talent development from pre-hire to continuous learning.

  • People Agility Understand personal strengths and weaknesses; leads by example; promotes change through listening skills and seeking frequent input from employees; is genuine and approachable; firm but fair consistent.

  • Problem Solving/Conflict Resolution - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; develops alternative solutions; mitigates relationship conflicts and encourages constructive (problem-solving) conflict.

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Quality Assurance Manager

Expired Job

Berry Plastics