Quality Engineering Manager in Fife, WA at Milgard Windows & Doors

Date Posted: 10/13/2019

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Job Description

A Quality Engineering Manager job in Tacoma, WA is available at Milgard Windows and Doors. You will have responsibility for the deployment and maintenance of a data management system that captures the performance of our window and door production lines. You must have five-plus years in a related field and three-plus years of experience in a leadership position within a manufacturing environment. Milgard Windows & Doors is the leading manufacturer of windows and doors in the Western United States with operations in Washington, Oregon, California, Colorado, and Texas.

Quality Engineering Manager job responsibilities include:

  • You will have responsibility for the deployment and maintenance of a data management system that captures the performance of our window and door production lines.
  • Responsible for the development, deployment, and maintenance of internal metrics in our seven Western United States manufacturing operations.
  • Responsible for the implementation of improvements at the source methodology by identifying gaps and developing improvement plans.
  • Responsible for all aspects of a corporate-wide program
  • Develop corporate QA department standards, practices, and procedures.
  • Establish and maintain product standards.
  • Analyze metrics and perform periodic reviews to evaluate results and establish action plans to close the gaps.
  • Work with Plant peers and Technicians to document trends in QA, compare against customer expectations/standards, regulatory standards, and plant goals.
  • Resolve product issues as communicated from our manufacturing facilities, by examining and interpreting specifications and correcting value references.
  • Direct and facilitate the collection and analysis of data.


  • Three plus years of experience in a leadership position within a manufacturing environment.
  • Five plus years in a related field
  • Working knowledge of manufacturing technology, including materials, manufacturing processes and sequencing, customer requirements and fitness for use.
  • The ability to travel to our manufacturing operations. An estimate of 50% travel.
  • Bachelor's degree in an Engineering discipline. Proffered Mechanical Engineering.
  • Lean Six-Sigma or Lean Black Belt certification desired.

Milgard is growing with a track record of strong financial performance, which creates opportunities for team members. A great opportunity to learn our business and show what you can do to build a great team and organization. We have a robust total reward offering including:

  • Performance Bonus Incentive - your efforts are rewarded!
  • Vacation and Sick pay
  • Medical/Dental/Vision - Milgard picks up the majority cost of these important benefits!
  • 401K Savings Program
  • Tuition assistance - continue your education; we will help!
  • Career growth opportunities - take on more responsibility and grow!

If you are interested in this Quality Engineering Manager job in Tacoma, WA please apply now. To learn more about Milgard's products, services, and culture visit our website atwww.milgard.com/careers. We have built or success in our foundational philosophy of Respect, Service, and Excellence. Milgard Windows & Doors is a great place to grow your career as we continue to build an even greater organization!


Full or Part Time

Full time

Milgard (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and we want to have the best available persons in every job. The Company makes employment decisions only based on merit. It is the Company’s policy to prohibit discrimination in any employment opportunity (including but not limited to recruitment, employment, promotion, salary increases, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment) based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical/mental disability, medical condition, marital/domestic partner status, military and veteran status, height, weight or any other such characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company regardless of where the employee is located and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company.

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