Quality Control Manager
Location: Orland Park
Posted on: November 12, 2021
At Panduit, we want our employees to know they are valued by
empowering them to share their unique insights and perspectives
which fuels innovation and helps our customers create more
meaningful connections. We're looking for candidates who are
curious, insightful, collaborative and committed to building a
sustainable and connected world.
What We Can Offer You
Our Total Rewards Program provides competitive health and financial
benefits as well as continuous opportunities to learn, grow, and
develop. We are committed to offering our employees flexible work
schedules and remote work opportunities to help you thrive.
Additionally, we encourage a spirit of continuous learning and
promote well-rounded development as part of our commitment to help
you realize your professional goals. Panduit recognizes that our
employees are key to our success, and we strive to cultivate a
diverse and inclusive work environment that strengthens our Company
and enables every employee to reach their full potential.
What We Are Looking For:
Act as a Champion, influencer and change agent to ensure continual
quality, environmental and safety improvement within the
organization with a a goal of zero defects and harm. Develop,
implement, and monitor quality control systems and structures to
meet or exceed organization and customer requirements for processes
and solutions consistent with international standards.
Manage and develop group leads and individual contributors by
communicating, planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.
Resolves quality problems and quality control incidents by
analyzing data; investigating issues; identifying solutions; and
driving closed loop corrective and preventive action. Assures new
hire and site-specific training for quality and safety as
What You Will Do
Quality Improvement : (30%)
Drives exciting quality and environmental health and safety
programs that set the standard for quality control across programs
and site teams
Gathers facts and analyzes data to propose solutions and verify
that root cause solutions to problems are implemented and
Assures closed loop corrective action to prevent recurrence
Leads/facilitates quality improvement projects to
support/transform/optimize/standardize design and or operations
activities. (Six Sigma Green Belt Program).
Effectively interacts with Products teams in order to understand
and support customer requirements.
Writes procedures and reports on effectiveness of the system,
policy, and objectives.
Participates in and leads projects as appropriate for structured
problem solving (e.g. Lean & Six Sigma)
Drives reduction in variability of products and processes and
Quality Planning : (25%)
Develops and maintains systems which meet applicable standards and
which assure performance that meets or exceeds stakeholder
expectations with acceptable risks.
Looks ahead to bridge the gap between strategy and tactics;
accountable for adherence to department/headcount budgets; uses
KPMs to drive team performance; is aware of intellectual
Identifies, and provides for, technical training needs. Teaches
quality methods and philosophy, as appropriate.
Serves as local subject matter expert for applicable industry
standard systems, such as: ISO 9000, TS16949, ISO14001 &
Is responsible for ensuring clear communication of product design,
introduction, planning, and manufacturing requirements for their
Writes/implements departmental strategic plan and budget.
Employee planning, recruiting, selecting, staffing, and hiring.
Quality Control : (25%)
Diagnoses and recommends corrective action for nonconformances
Responsible for the calibration, repeatability and reproducibility
of measurement systems.
Qualified to conduct internal and supplier system audits, plus
directly participates in corporate, customer and third party
Provides quantitative and qualitative monthly reports of
Provides quality and safety incident numbers by compiling,
initiating, sorting, and analyzing performance records and data;
answering questions and responding to requests
Oversees implementation of product and/or process acceptance. Is
responsible for the identification, containment, segregation of
noncomplying products and processes.
Leads site incident management with regards to safety and
Employee Management and Development: (20%)
Is responsible for the growth and development of individual
contributors and associate managers by ensuring ongoing training
through daily exposure to workplace problem solving, and decision
Ensures SMART goals are consistent with departmental goals.
Identifies future leaders and provides mentoring for career
development. Responsible for talent review and succession
What You Will Bring
Required Degree: BS in Technical Field (Engineering Preferred)
Required Certificate(s): ASQ CQE, CRE, CMQ/OE or SSBB required.
Panduit PI Silver required within 24 months.
Preferred Certificate(s): Certified Safety Professional or
Experience: 2+ years of QC Manager or equivalent leadership
experience . 3-5 years experience in a quality control role
Experience working across multiple geographic and/or functional
area teams with a results driven approach
Superior understanding of quality management practices such as
Advanced Quality Planning (customer requirement identification,
FMEAs, Measurement systems analysis and control plans) quality
control (statistical process controls, audits and sampling risks)
and improvement (structured problem solving).
Ability and willingness to present trainings to large groups
We thank all those interested in joining the Panduit team; however
only those that complete the online application and meet the
minimum job qualifications will be considered for this role.
Panduit celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an
inclusive environment for all employees.
Panduit is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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