Quality Manager

Location: 
Cincinnati, OH
Type: 
Full Time
Department: 
Manufacturing

 

General Data Company, Inc. (www.general-data.com) is a leading provider of products and technologies for identification, tracking and data management applications.  General Data delivers innovative bar code labeling, identification, and wireless products and solutions that improve business process accuracy, productivity and performance.

General Data is currently searching for a Quality Manager to lead the daily implementation of the Quality Management System, to include quality assurance practices, quality control measures and continuous improvement projects.

The Quality Manager must be a “hands on” leader and heavily engaged with production, customer service and customers to ensure that the facility is meeting customer expectations.  This role requires excellent communication and computer skills, specifically in the development of Microsoft Word documents, Microsoft Excel spreadsheets and Microsoft PowerPoint presentations.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee SQF policy standards to insure they are implemented, practiced and maintained.
  • Manage and be accountable for the relationship with external auditing bodies.
  • Maintain quality metrics and implement applicable corrective and preventative actions.
  • Provide strategic direction and guidance for the implementation and adherence of all quality programs internally and at raw material suppliers.
  • Provide technical support to plant management regarding process/product improvements including key financial input.
  • Prepares product and process quality reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Completes quality assurance operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees; following up on work results.
  • Maintains quality assurance staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees.
  • Maintains quality assurance staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Achieves financial objectives by preparing the quality assurance budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.
  • Communicate any issues that may arise to the leadership team.

Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent Experience.
  • At least 5 years of experience in Printing and Quality Management.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to interact and communicate with customers and other General Data team members.
  • Demonstrated organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks and meet tight deadlines in an environment with competing priorities.
  • Ability to take initiative and interact with all levels of management.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office software, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Ability to meet or exceed goals set by company.
  • Know root cause failure analysis methods (Five Whys, RCFA, PDCA, or FMEA).
  • Have experience performing process audits and understand how to respond to any nonconforming Attention to detail.
  • Experience in Flexo Printing or related field.
  • Expert knowledge in at least two of the following: SQF, AIB, HAACP, Six Sigma, GMP, GFSI, OSHA, ISO, or SPC. 

All interested people please send resume and salary requirements to:

All interested people please send resume and salary requirements to:
General Data Company Inc.
4354 Ferguson Drive
Cincinnati, OH, 45245
Attn: Human Resources
Fax: (513) 965-3623
Email to: resume@general-data.com