Quality Manager

Requisition ID:  24057
Job Location(s): 

Utica, NY, US

Job Description

The Quality Manager is responsible for providing day to day direction to staff on manufacturing process quality issues, incoming material inspections and overall site direction for implementation and execution of the Quality Management System (QMS). This position performs a wide variety of duties to ensure quality and reliability of products produced on all production lines.  The Quality Manager leads by example and promotes data driven analysis and decisions.  

Job Responsibilities

  • Collaborating with peers in other Danfoss Silicon Power locations to continually improve product quality performance
  • Support the Quality Management System (QMS) at the Utica site.   Direct others on key elements of the system.  Identify and drive areas of QMS improvement
  • Foster customer satisfaction through resolution of customer complaints, ensuring root cause identification and corrective actions. 
  • Provide direction to staff to facilitate the transfer of new products from development, or other manufacturing production plants to Utica production
  • Evaluate and provide guidance on stop orders for production and / or deliveries
  • Lead risk assessments with regards to process and product issues
  • Act as a resource for others conducting repeatability and Reproducibility analysis of measurement systems (Gauge R&R / MSA)
  • Provide leadership for adherence ISO/TS 16949 requirements
  • Act as focal point for customer and regulatory compliance audits

Background & Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical, industrial engineering, or equivalent
  • 3 years’ Management experience  in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in a Lean Manufacturing environment is preferred
  • Certification as a quality auditor.  Full working knowledge of a TS16949 compliance audit.
  • Expert in quality tools such as PFMEA/Control Plan/8D/6 Sigma and others
  • Familiarity with electronics assembly equipment such as die attach, solder, cleaning, wire bond and gel filling
  • Analytical and organizational mindset together with effectiveness in building and implementing new processes and procedures
  • Proactive and dynamic approach in challenging existing processes and exploring new opportunities

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

 

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

 

 

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 


Nearest Major Market: Utica