Quality Manager

Massif - Ashland, OR (30+ days ago)

Full-time

Massif is seeking an experienced Quality Manager to support the Company’s commitment to quality and our Quality Management System by managing relationships with manufacturing facilities in regard to product quality. To provide and enhance quality assurance and quality control processes, both internally and externally, to ensure quality requirements are met. This position reports to the Company's Director of Quality & Compliance.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Managing relationships with manufacturing facilities in regard to quality and compliance with government contract requirements.
  • Setting and maintaining quality standards for manufacturing facilities, trims suppliers and third party warehouse.
  • Assessing quality concerns, analyzing scope of defects, disposition of defective material and Supplier Corrective Action Requests.
  • Collaboration with Supply Chain and Design/Dev teams on manufacturing facility capability assessments
  • Reviewing and analyzing garment compliance with applicable specifications, and reporting issues and trends to internal teams
  • Conducting regular inspections and quality audits at manufacturing facilities and warehouse to ensure that quality standards are met
  • Supporting the Company's relationships with garment and fabric customers in regard to quality and returns

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, or equivalent education or experience
  • At least five years experience in directly-related quality assurance/quality control functions, preferably in a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to build strong customer relationships
  • Strong attention to detail, accuracy, and analytical skills
  • Understanding of ISO 9000 series standards, industry quality standards, and quality audits a plus
  • Self-initiating, with the ability to work independently, flexibility and ability to adapt to changing priorities
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks to meet deadlines
  • Ability to influence without formal authority, team-player orientation
  • Strong creative problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Excellent computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, MRP/ERP systems, shipping software, web searching, etc.)

To apply visit our website at www.massif.com/info/careers.

Massif is an industry leader in making advanced fabrics and protective clothing for professionals who work in extreme environments, from the U.S. military to wildland firefighters and law enforcement professionals. Our mission is to provide comfort and flame protection for people in the world's most dangerous jobs. We accomplish this mission with integrity and a commitment to superior customer service.

The Massif team is hardworking and energetic, focused on doing whatever it takes to get the job done. Our employees appreciate the outdoors and pride themselves on understanding the needs of our customers. Massif is dedicated to supporting its team members' whole-hearted engagement in accomplishing Massif's mission by recognizing the need for work/life balance. Our team works hard and plays hard. We aspire to be contributing members of our local community and the communities of our customers such as the U.S. military.

Located in the beautiful resort town of Ashland in Southern Oregon, Massif offers a casual, open work environment with plenty of opportunities for personal and professional growth.

Massif is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic characteristics, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • ISO 9000: 1 year (Preferred)
  • quality control: 5 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)