Quality Supervisor in Orwell at Masco Cabinetry

Date Posted: 8/9/2018

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Job Description

Masco Cabinetry has an immediate opening for an Quality Supervisor position at our manufacturing facility in Orwell, OH!


Masco Cabinetry manufactures three nationally recognized cabinetry brands, KraftMaid®, Merillat® and QualityCabinets®. Offering an unmatched selection of stylish, high-quality products at a variety of price levels, Masco Cabinetry brands are favored by builders, dealers, distributors and home centers throughout North America. A leader in environmental stewardship, Masco Cabinetry products have been granted an Environmental Stewardship Program certificate by the Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association.


JOB SUMMARY:

Supervises employees and processes in the development, application, and maintenance of the quality management system (QMS) for the manufacturing and finishing processes, materials, and products.


PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage, train, evaluate performance, and assign duties of direct reports (Quality Inspectors and/or Quality Auditors) to ensure productivity, efficiency, and effectiveness.
  • Implement quality control plans for new products.
  • Introduce and manage the quality assurance processes of current products.
  • Lead team responsible for analyzing defect data and implement improvement initiatives to ensure continuous product quality while reducing costs.
  • Supervise activities associated with development and implementation of

    quality system elements such as the implementation of new quality defect standards.

  • Oversee the product and process audits to ensure that engineering documentation and standards are consistent with manufacturing methods.
  • Manage the Preventive and Corrective Action reports including leading/supporting investigation and response by cross functional team members either directly or through the Kaizen process.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, business or related field plus 3 years’ experience; or 8 years’ experience as a Quality Auditor, Quality Inspector, or in a related manufacturing role.
  • Experience in or knowledge of quality systems.
  • Proficient computer skills required including Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Demonstrated successful ability to collaborate on cross-functional teams.
  • Demonstrated successful ability to prioritize and multi-task various and conflicting responsibilities.
  • Excellent problem solving, critical thinking and decision making skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels of the organization.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:

  • Master’s degree in Business or related field.
  • Exposure to Six Sigma and other continuous improvement tools.
  • Lean Process experience (Green or Orange Belt, Kaizen, Value Stream Mapping).
  • Experience with Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) processes and/or Statistical Process Control (SPC).
  • Quality Auditor certification (ASQ CQA), Quality Engineer certification (ASQ CQE), or Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence certification (ASQ CQMOE)