Quality Management Systems Manager in Fife at Milgard Windows & Doors

Date Posted: 7/19/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Engineering
  • Location:
    Fife
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Manufacturing
  • Date Posted:
    7/19/2018

Job Description

Milgard, a leading window and door manufacturer in the Western United States, has created an exceptional new position in our corporate headquarters located in Tacoma, Washington


We are searching for a Quality Management Systems Manager (QMS Manager) to join our Corporate Quality Team. The position will be in charge of developing a new process to help establish the manufacturing process at all our 7 Western United States manufacturing locations. This opportunity is an important new role and can be a starting point for an engaging career path at Milgard!


The Quality Management Systems Manager is responsible for the following key functions:


  • Develop, implement, and maintain a robust and productive Quality Management System across the enterprise.
  • Provide interpretation of regulatory guidelines and corporate requirements to ensure compliance and effective operation of the QMS.
  • Develop audit plans, and conduct internal audits to drive improvement and compliance across the business.
  • Communicate non-conformances as result of internal/external audits, and oversee the effectiveness of Corrective and Preventive Action plans.
  • Develop short- and long range plans to improve the effectiveness of QMS.
  • Conduct test plans for product testing (per QMS and/or regulatory requirements) through 3rd party lab, and develop corrective/preventive action plans to resolve any non-conformances.

Viable candidates should possess:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, preferably in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline.
  • 5 to 8 years of experience in various functions of quality, manufacturing and program/project management.
  • 3 years minimum experience in a leadership position of Quality Management Systems.
  • ASQ certification.
  • The ability to travel to our Western United States based manufacturing operations.

If you are looking for an opportunity with a company that has a culture built on respect for the individual, a strong market share and a reputation for excellence, please submit your resume and cover letter for our review and consideration. We need an innovator who can bring passionate expertise to this newly created position - an individual who knows what right looks like, makes it happen through and with people, and then raises the bar continuously!


Visit our career portal at http://www.milgard.com/about-milgard/careers/career-portal.asp, to get more details on the position – and then upload your profile and apply!