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Manufacturing Quality Manager

South Elgin, Illinois
3 Sep 2022

Job Summary:

The Manufacturing Quality Manager is responsible for the development, application, and maintenance of quality systems. The position provides quality oversight to customers by way of direct communication and/or corrective action requests. Functions also include resolving deviations and investigations of customer complaints. In addition, this position is responsible for documentation as it relates to global requirements (RoHS, REACH, etc.). This position reports directly to the VP of Manufacturing.


Essential Job Functions:

        Be an active leader in an organization focused on driving operational improvements through Lean Manufacturing Concepts

        Drive process improvement and sustainment to reduce customer complaints and scrap, while improving overall operational effectiveness

        Administer and enhance the Quality Management System (QMS), while maintaining ISO/9001

        Manage/build customer relationships through efficient and positive resolution of customer issues.

        Act as an internal consultant and technical expert by understanding the impact that business changes have on the Quality Management System and making the necessary adjustments to maintain compliance.

        Training site personnel to ensure an understanding and adherence to QMS.

        Serving as a resource of information on compliance programs including RoHS, REACH and material composition and completing forms for customers or their representatives showing compliance.

        Support continuous improvement initiatives by Management by coordinating the collection of quality metrics, change requests and audit results.

        Manage calibration of measurement and test equipment

        Reviews Customer specifications

        Develops appropriate documentation and coordinates the PPAP requests with inspection personnel.

        Develop team members and promote teamwork across functions



        Strong leadership skills

        Strong commitment to safety in all job aspects

        Strong written and verbal communications

        Organized, goal-oriented and results-driven

        Ability to contribute effectively in a team environment

        Lean Manufacturing Experience

        Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus



        Bachelor's Degree

        Extensive experience in ISO-9001

        5 years of Quality Management in a manufacturing/job shop.


Physical Demands and Working Environment:

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.

  • Perform job duties in an office environment by operating basic office equipment; fax machine, scanner, copier, desktop computer, phone.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear, repetitive.
  • The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, and stoop.
  • The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 5 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.



The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.


Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.

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  • Job Reference: 703138938-2
  • Date Posted: 3 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Cat-i Glass Manufacturing
  • Location: South Elgin, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application