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Quality Manager

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Company :
Alpla

Location :
Iowa City, Iowa

Expiry Date :
Mon, 14 Jun 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Description :
What you will enjoy doing Check this out! – Choosing Your Career with ALPLA- Video – Coordinating and supervising all Quality Assurance activities in Production and in Laboratory to assure exceptional quality product is delivered to the customer – Ensuring Production Process output is in compliance with customer expectations – Being responsible for quality related communication with customers – Ensuring production compliance with all internal and customer bottle and packaging specifications – Measurements and Testing: – measuring – recording and reporting dimensional, functional and visual attributes per internally specified requirements – maintaining optimum performance and internal calibration checks on quality related equipment – scheduling calibration of equipment requiring outside calibration – maintaining measurement database integrity – Customer Relationship Management regarding Quality issues: – working with production and customer to determine optimized process settings to assure specified requirements are met (specifically during sampling and product qualification process) – hosting periodic customer visits – managing customer complaint process – Quality System: – ensuring compliance with all ISO and customer/external audit requirements – preparing and successfully completing audits – Documentation: – maintenance of customer product specifications – development and maintenance of all internal bottle and packaging specifications – monthly reporting of quality data per documented corporate procedures in emis – owner of Root Cause Analyses Process by involving relevant departments in developing appropriate corrective action response – documenting and reporting all supplier quality related issues per documented procedures – controlling and reporting all nonconformance product per documented procedures – ensuring completion of all customer required testing – reporting production quality through Certificate of Compliance as specified by customer – Monitoring on-line testing through daily checks of SPC data entry of Machine Operators – Being responsible for promoting quality mind set in all plant employees – Being responsible for the control & coordination of rework with production of all nonconforming product – Color of bottles: – being responsible for color matching at each start up of bottle mold – being responsible for obtaining & maintaining customer approved color samples for each bottle – Being responsible for Production Mold Book Process – Ensuring that a signed acceptable color sample which has been compared to approved customer sample is provided for production line at each start up by Quality Technician – Training and supervising all personnel performing quality testing within the quality lab and on the production floor – Leading the Team: – regularly scheduled quality staff meeting – ensuring team works together as efficiently as possible – correctly recording time and attendance of team – recruiting (with HR) new employees – performing disciplinary actions – performing annual performance evaluations – assessing training needs of staff and ensuring execution of training What makes you great – 4 year degree preferably in chemistry or science area or equivalent experience – Experience with physical lab testing equipment, calipers, scales, digital height gauge and compression force testing equipment and with Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) – At least 5 years of work experience in Quality Assurance combined with a demonstrated track-record of accomplishments as a QA Manager, preferably in manufacturing environment – Computer literate (Excel, SPC data base, Word) – Ability to work well with other departments – Ability to manage Customer Relations – Being able to handle multi-task environment with excellent organizational skills What you can expect working with us – Health and Wellness Care Program – Dependent Care Cost Savings Program – Recognition programs – Promotional opportunities – 401K Retirement Plan and excellent Matching Plan – Medical, dental, vision plan – Education assistance program – Short term, long term and life insurance paid by ALPLA – Paid vacation – Paid holidays