Kelly Services Quality Manager in Akron, Ohio

Quality Manager (Akron, Ohio)

We currently have a need for a Quality Manager for client in Akron, Ohio. This position is a Direct Hire role.

General Description:

This position is responsible for managing the overall Quality activity within the plant. Duties include the responsibility for IATF 16949 Quality Systems Management, Customer Specific Requirements, Customer Audits, Continuous Improvement, and Supplier and Customer Interface to resolve Quality Concerns. The Quality Manager is also responsible for Internal and External Quality Metrics including tracking, monitoring, reporting, and acting on results as necessary.


Manage plant IATF 16949 Quality System Management including product, process, and system documentation

Responsible for managing the Production Part Approval Process, including complete and accurate documentation per customer requirements

Interface with Customer and Suppliers as necessary to ensure product quality and customer satisfaction

Management of the corrective action process for nonconformities relating to product, process, and quality management system including: interface with internal/external customer; problem solving; and problem prevention for effective investigation and resolution

Supplier quality, ensuring initial approval and PPAP management and subsequent review and approval, monitoring, coordination of supplier AQP deliverables as required

Responsible for the management of the inspection activities for the plant including supervision of personnel

Responsible for the Supervision of Quality Support staff and ensuring all departmental activities are completed as required

Manage and report for monthly plant quality metrics

Interface with S&A Departments and APPI Departments as necessary to ensure continuous improvement of product quality and customer satisfaction

Performance of internal Quality Management System Audits and reporting and verification of corrective action(s) as necessary

Preferred Qualifications:

Minimum of 5 years Quality Managerial experience

Knowledge of ISO 9001 / IATF 16949 Automotive Quality Systems

Knowledge of Toyota Quality Systems is helpful

4-year college degree preferred

Certified Quality Manager preferred

Certified Quality Engineer preferred

Job Skills and Requirements:

Must have excellent communication, organizational, problem solving and planning skills

Able to multi-task and adapt to a fast pace environment

Be self-motivated

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source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm

with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety

and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct

hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific

professional interests.

AboutKelly Services ®

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Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

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