Position Title: Quality Manager
Reports to: Plant Manager
Location: Springfield, MO
Responsible for the effective performance of the quality function in the manufacturing center to meet or exceed customer expectations.
Develops and maintains close working relationships with customers which are based on integrity and trust, including substantial personal visits.
Establishes, maintains, and updates customer quality requirements and specifications through active participations in projects, manufacturing control plan development, and working with JPS and customer teams to address changes or improvements.
Leads overall ISO 9001, cGMP, FDA and other applicable responsibilities to ensure procedures and auditing activities are followed per the defined activity.
Understands requirements for ISO 13485.
Ensures that all quality procedures are maintained and that all personnel are fully trained on specifications, procedures and inspection equipment.
Ensures complete and accurate inspection and certifications data are sent to the customer.
Communicates with customers about uncertain specifications or questionable products, obtains, deviations, etc., and advises site staff.
Review latest part print revisions from Engineering Project Manager and inputs if revisions require any deviation from normal inspection, documentation or measurement procedures.
Assures all non-conforming materials are isolated and in conjunction with Material Review Board.
Enforces safety rules and regulations fostering a safe and healthful working environment.
Performs routine audits for compliance to procedures, submits reports and action plans on audits.
BSME, PE or CHE or equivalent experience or Bachelor Degree in a related field with appropriate experience.
ISO experience to include implementation and auditing.
Five years in a quality management position with a demonstrated successful performance level.
ASQC-certified a plus.
Three years of injection molding experience.
Thorough understanding of QC tools such as SPC, DOE, sampling plans, audits, etc.
Experience dealing with customers and suppliers.
Understanding of metrology equipment and the various uses.
Newell Brands (NASDAQ: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.