Quality Engineering Manager

Date: May 22, 2023

Location: Wilmington - North Carolina, US, 28405

Company: Heraeus

Quality Engineering Manager
Location Wilmington - North Carolina
Full Time

Imagine a job where you will have the opportunity to do exciting and challenging work while collaborating with extraordinary colleagues. A company that invests in you and your career, providing the training, mentoring, development, and support you need to be successful now and in the future. If you want a career without limits with a broadly diversified and globally leading family-owned technology company where you can make an impact, then imagine an opportunity at Heraeus. Every day, our worldwide team of around 16,200 employees brings forward new ideas and solutions that are impacting and transforming everything from healthcare and renewable energy to e-mobility, high-tech, and telecommunications.


Heraeus Quartz North America, LLC. has an exciting opening for a Quality Engineering Manager. The ideal candidate will lead our Quality Assurance team and be responsible for quality assurance systems, continuous improvement, and new product development. The successful candidate will have a background in engineering with experience in quality assurance.


The following challenges await you:

•    Administers the company's Quality Assurance program to ensure internal and external customer satisfaction. 
•    Facilitates communications for key customers and suppliers regarding quality issues and the resolution and prevention of any challenges that may impede customer satisfaction.
•    Manage corrective and preventive actions utilizing analytical skill sets to implement root-cause analysis and provide recommendations for corrective action.
•    Continuously improve inspection techniques and efficiencies through use of technologically advanced and innovative methodologies, tools, and equipment.
•    Acts as a catalyst for change and improvement to enhance performance and quality.
•    Expand professional expertise and develop the quality department staff through continuous learning.
•    Establish required staff to perform all necessary incoming and final product inspections.
•    Maintains the facility Quality Systems; HPS & ISO 9001:2015 certification
•    Writes quality plans and procedures to establish standard work
•    Provides leading indicator reports that direct the business toward improvements


Your Profile:

•    Minimum of a bachelor's degree in Engineering field or similar
•    Minimum of 10 years of progressively responsible quality assurance experience in a fast-paced, high volume manufacturing environment
•    Certified Quality Engineer (CQE) preferred
•    Lean and Six Sigma methodology experience required
•    Demonstrated leadership aptitude
•    Project management experience preferred

•    Able to effectively multitask within a lean organization and willing to take on new tasks or challenges.
•    Individual must possess a positive attitude, a strong work ethic, and adherence to the attendance policy.
•    Experience with SAP QM modules preferred.
•    Ability to prioritize workload and self-manage projects, handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines.
•    Must be organized, flexible and adaptable to changing requests, requirements and priorities.

Nearest Major Market: Wilmington