Director of Quality

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

About Our Client

My client is an Aerspace manufacturer specialziing in electronics utilizied on commercial and private airlines. My client is a part of a large publically traded company and has a strong financial backing as they expand/grow their local operation. Located in Gurnee, they boast a state of the art manufacturing facility and a growing quality team of over 20 personnel. They look to bring on a Director of Quality to lead this team through their exciting next chapter.

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

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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
Connor Whitman
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Quality, Technical
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Connor Whitman
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