TRS is seeking a Quality Manager to join their team of experience professionals in their Spartanburg, SC location.
Essential Job Duties:
Champion continuous improvement of all processes during and after launch.
Communication of quality data with Divisional Management and Plant Management.
Controlling and defining quality in all value stream processes (e.g., receiving, warehousing, production, shipping, change management, etc.).
Defining and controlling inspection, measuring and test equipment.
Defining product acceptance criteria.
Defining product identification and traceability at all stages of production.
Implementing statistical techniques.
Maintaining and implementing all the plant level processes or procedures that affect the quality or safety of the products we produce.
Personnel training and qualification in Quality systems.
Quality System audit facilitator and compliance auditor (e.g., TS16949, VDA 6.1, etc.).
Main contact with customer regarding quality issues at the plant.
Validating new processes.
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) in Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering or closely related field.
Minimum seven years' experience in Quality, preferably for an automotive supplier.
Two (2) years related experience in welding and metal fabrication and, supervising or managing employees.
Preferred but not mandatory - certification of CQA, CMQ/OE, CQT by the American Society for Quality (ASQ).
Hands on experience and proficient with Warranty analysis, PSO, SPC, PPAP, GD&T, DFSS, DVP&R, TQM, QFD, TPS, Gauges, FMEA, APQP, 8D, problem solving with verification, and Lean Manufacturing principles.
OEM quality engineering and launch experience to BMW, Chrysler, Ford, or GM - Commercial truck experience considered a plus.
Assemblies experience with multiple components, and working with large BOM (100+).
Experience establishing systems/processes to ensure traceability of product - FMEA background desired.
Experience with equipment validation desired.
Knowledge of welding/stamping and materials a plus.
Ability to travel domestically by car or plane.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should be proficient in SAP.
Drug Screen and Background Check Required
We appreciate all interest in this position, however only those candidate who most closely match the job requirements will be contacted to interview.