Delaware Resource Group

  • Quality Manager

    Job Locations US-CA-Carson
    Posted Date 1 month ago(12/20/2018 5:47 PM)
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  • Overview

    DRG Professional Services is currently seeking a Quality Manager to join the world's leading independent aerospace product finishing client located in Carson, CA. This Quality Manager will provide, implement, and administer quality assurance and continous improvement programs within the facility. Ideal candidate will have experience in the Aerospace industry along with special processing/coating experience.


    This is a full-time position located in Carson, CA.


    The Responsibilities of this role are:

    • Quality System Improvement:
      • Improve the company's Quality performance by facilitating a transition from a reactive quality system relying of inspection to a proactive type of quality system that is integrated into the manufacturing process, eliminating quality issues at the source.  
      • Review the quality system and processes and making changes as necessary
      • Establish/maintain and manage process improvement metrics to ensure a reduction in customer escapes to near zero.
      • Focus on using root cause analysis and corrective action to eliminate quality issues.
      • working closely with the engineering and operations organizations to build a quality focus into their processes.
      • Reviewing all program plans prior to production for quality compliance.
      • Conducting and coordinating required product inspections and ensure products are up to customer quality standards.
      • Reducing customer escapes, including the reduction of specific incidents and number of defective products per total products shipped.
      • Assure completion of root cause and corrective action analysis when escapes occur, and ensure that the process in place is effective and efficient.
      • Oversee quality processes during production.
    • Quality Metrics:
      • Establish and implement quality metrics throughout the organization in order to measure the quality performance with the ultimate goal of reducing scrap, rework, and improving the efficiency and discipline of the Quality organization.
      • Review the entire Quality process and identify which key metrics need to be established in order to improve overall quality.
      • Integrate the Quality Metrics into the company's new ERP system, ensuring that the system is providing the information needed to fully measure the company's quality performance.
      • Implement metrics into the organization and gain buy-in from Managers throughout the company so that each organization will take ownership over their metrics performance.
      • Identify areas for improvement and make the necessary changes to ensure improvements are taking place. 
    • Organizational Development:
      • Manage and motivate the quality team.
      • Assess team performance, create individual performance plans, and implement strategic replacements as needed.
    • Maintenance of Certification:
      • Maintain NADCAP and all other relevant certification registrations with a high level of system compliance.
      • Sustain outside audits and recertification audits as required.
    • Customer Interface:
      • Develop strong working relationships with counterparts (quality leadership) at  customer companies.
      • Work diligently to resolve customer issues in a timely manner and improve communication.
      • Responsible for maintaining a cost-effective quality system that meets customer' requirements and other product approvals.






    • Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent Experience

    Experience Required:

    • Chemical Processing and Laboratory Functions
    • 15 plus years of experience in Aerospace
    • Computer Programming Platforms, SPC programs, and Simulator


    • Integrity, Multi-tasking, Flexibility, Communication Skills, Customer Service, Time Management, Organization, Attention to Detail









    The Company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.


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