Director of Quality - Aerospace

Gurnee, Illinois Permanent USD160,000 - USD180,000 per year
  • Lead the quality function for a publicly traded Aerospace manufacturer
  • Stable organization poised for strong growth as they expand their product line

About Our Client

My client is a part of a large publicly traded company and has a strong financial backing as they expand/grow their local operation. With this strong financial backing, my client is incredibly stable and has the ability to fully invest in their employees, as they offer strong benefits and a competitive salary.

Job Description

  • The Director of Quality oversees quality control at multiple locations
  • Leads the quality team of over 20 team members
  • Drives changes in procedures as well as processes
  • Interact and work on cross-functional leadership team to ensure customer and regulatory requirements are met
  • Ensures QMS is compliant with AS9100
  • Serve as main POC with customers
  • Manages reports and aids in development/career growth
  • Leads the development of long and short term planning
  • Ensure KPIs are being maintained and developed for Quality metrics
  • Serve as leader and developer for company goals and objectives
  • Use data to determine root cause analysis and corrective actions
  • Manage and drive the non-conforming material system
  • Manage and develop statistical sampling, procedures and statistic techniques
  • Other duties as needed

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • AS9100 Experience (or relevant industry)
  • 5+ years of managing a quality department
  • Six Sigma/Lean implementation experience
  • Similar experiences to those listed in key responsibilities

What's on Offer

  • Salary north of $160,000
  • 5% bonus
  • 4% 401K
  • 15+ days of PTO
  • Health, dental, vision
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Quality, Technical
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Ben Aldrich
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