Our Plant Quality Assurance Manager is accountable for all product quality for our steel packaging product lines. Enjoy working on quality system projects in partnership with your Quality Engineers, Supervisors and Technicians/Inspectors. Additionally, you will be responsible for SQF and customer audits.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
Plans, develops, applies & maintains Quality Systems ensuring conformance to Customer, internal business, and regulatory requirements
Ensures processes and products meet defined levels of Quality acceptability
Ensures appropriate use of Quality tools & techniques (APQP, PPAP, FMEA, Control Plans, SPC, DMAIC, Lean, etc.)
Trains, coaches, develops, mentors, and directs Plant Quality team members
Oversees, facilitates, and drives robust root cause analysis and data driven problem solving methodologies
Supports, facilitates, and drives continuous improvement activities
Leads, drives, and supports RCA & CAPA to increase FPY while also reducing Customer Complaints, scrap, and inspection costs
Lead & drive the Plant from reactionary Quality to preventive Quality
At Ball Metalpack, we offer a comprehensive, total rewards package including Competitive pay and Benefits package options:
Medical, dental, and vision coverage, paid vacation and holidays to recreate, rejuvenate and care for the health of yourself and family
401(k) retirement plan with company match
Variety of company paid and voluntary insurance plans including life, personal accident and disability insurance
Ball Metalpack is proud to provide equal employment opportunity to individuals regardless of race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, protected disability or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal or local law.
Four year college degree in Engineering, Technical, or Business is required
Job related experience for minimum of 10 years in high volume Quality product and process manufacturing.
Possess Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.
Experience and knowledge of value stream mapping and other lean techniques.
Experience and knowledge of Minitab or equivalent statistical software.
Experience and knowledge of Infinity QS or equivalent SPC software.
Experience and knowledge of pFMEAs and Control Plans.
Ability to lead and drive gage & process capability and performance improvement.
Strong and proven leadership to drive to closure RCA and CAPA.
Results and performance focused.
Strategic and forward thinker.
Experience and knowledge of ISO or equivalent Quality Systems (Lead Auditor).
Ability to negotiate with Customers to promote or sell ideas and concepts.
About Ball Metalpack
Ball Metalpack is the leading supplier of sustainable metal packaging for food and household products and the largest aerosol manufacturer in North America. Previously part of Ball Corporation, we're a newly formed company with 130 years of experience, and we're proud to continue our legacy as an industry leader in innovative, next-generation packaging solutions. Come join our 1,200+ team members in one of our 10 locations across the U.S. heartland.
Ball Metalpack is a Lean Manufacturing System environment.