Director of Quality Assurance and Manufacturing

San Antonio Permanent USD140,000 - USD170,000
  • Opportunity to join a market leader in the Chemical sector
  • Clear career growth path

About Our Client

Chemical Industry

Job Description

  • Lead the Quality Testing, Quality Engineering & Manufacturing Planning Teams, developing the team core competencies to deliver market-leading product quality.
  • Design, implement and sustain quality assurance strategies throughout the supply & manufacturing workstreams.
  • Establish and maintain quality agreements with raw material suppliers & production partners.
  • Oversee quality improvement, yield improvement & corrective action projects with internal and external stakeholders, reporting out production & quality KPI's to senior leadership.
  • Develop internal documentation & auditing standards for QA testing documentation, production record keeping, material traceability and work-in-progress inventory management.
  • Collaborate with research and development teams as technologies transition from pilot & scale-up environments to ensure a successful commercialization.

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

  • S., M.S. or Ph.D. in Mechanical, Chemical, Industrial or Materials Engineering, preferred; adjacent & relevant fields are encouraged to apply.
  • Ideal candidates will have 10-20 years polymer films, roll-to-roll, and/or coatings experience with significant involvement in quality assurance, quality control, process engineering, and/pr production operations.
  • A strong desire to lead, coach, and develop talent
  • Expertise with statistics & hypothesis-driven problem-solving methodologies; for example: Six Sigma, Lean, Agile, etc.
  • Ability to travel up to 25%.

What's on Offer

Outstanding salary and benefits package and opportunities for career growth & development.

Gail Ireland
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Quality, Technical
Industrial / Manufacturing
San Antonio
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Consultant name
Gail Ireland
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