Quality Assurance Manager Employment | Quality Assurance Recruiters in Illinois

Kappa Search Inc. is a technical recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, operations and supply chain recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a Quality Assurance Manager for a top client. Duties and requirements are outlined below.


* Responsible for ensuring the overall quality of assigned company business unit products throughout their entire life cycle.

* Work with internal strategic partners, suppliers and manufacturing plants to improve the overall quality of our products.

* Responsible for quality at launch for new products as well as product quality maintenance for existing products.

* Responsible for the entire quality plan for the assigned business unit.

* Lead and execute quality actions required in each phase of new product development. 

* Continuously assess the quality status of the comprehensive program

* Lead the deployment of corrective actions for quality and reliability of high-risk items..

* Drive the execution of quality assurance tools (FMEA, Fault Tree Analysis, Quality Control Plans, SPC etc. ) 

* Implement the necessary changes according to design reviews and FMEAs.

* Measure, analyze and report warranty performance indicators for assigned products.

* Provide oversight and development of the quality management program and product/service quality for the facility

* Maintain web based quality systems and quality scorecard metrics

* Perform internal process and product audits

* Interface with customer and regulatory personnel


* Bachelors degree in Engineering, Operations Management or Supply Chain or related field

* Must possess a strong mechanical and electrical aptitude

* Prefer several years of manufacturing experience coupled with a quality assurance and/or operations management capacity

* Must be able to interface with cross functional departments within the organization and customers

* Will improve, implement and provide maintenance of Quality Management Systems

* Ability to develop and implement continuous process improvements and manufacturing process instructions

* Excellent Microsoft Office Professional skills -PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook 

* Ability to enhance customer satisfaction through improving product and service quality

* Ability to contribute toward safety/efficiency/cost improvements

* Knowledge of statistical and analytical problem-solving techniques

* ASQ certification(s) preferred

* AAR/ISO Auditor training preferred