Quality Assurance Manager

Inter-lux Lighting - Baltimore, MD

Full-timeEstimated: $53,000 - $71,000 a year
EducationSkillsBenefits

Inter-lux, Inc. is an architectural lighting manufacturer specializing in high quality, high design fixtures. Our focus is contemporary design and manufacturing of indoor and outdoor lighting with emphasis on LED technologies. Inter-lux is located just south of Baltimore in Halethorpe, Maryland.

Job Title: Quality Assurance Manager

Reports to: Chief Operations Officer

Department: Operations

Type of position: Full time

Supervisory responsibility: no direct reports

Job location: 3741 Commerce Drive Baltimore,Maryland

Travel requirements: minimal

Provisional period: 90-days

Job Summary: The Inter-lux Quality Assurance Manager is in charge of examining materials and products to check for flaws and deviations from original specifications. They have many responsibilities, including reading specifications and drawings,making recommendations for adjustments to assembly and production processes,determining whether to accept or reject items, inspecting and testing materials and products, and reporting on inspection results

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Establish procedures to inspect and track materials to include aluminum extrusions, LED boards and electronic power supplies
  • Schedule and organize new and existing products for production runs in order to streamline processes
  • Generate and publish shop floor assembly instructions as standards
  • Perform quality tests on items throughout the production process, from raw materials to intermediate stages to final product
  • Use test results to recommend changes to the production process as necessary for efficiency and quality
  • Inspect all received materials to ensure adherence to company quality standards and report any variances to the appropriate departments
  • Maintain cleanliness and clean all equipment in testing areas
  • Perform on the floor audits of warehousing operations according to Quality Assurance procedures
  • Conducts internal audits for the manufacturing process
  • Ensure that all product has proper label
  • Review and evaluate all paperwork to disposition products for shipping
  • Schedule and organize new and existing products for production runs in order to streamline processes
  • Generate and publish shop floor assembly instructions as standards
  • Train production staff on standards and pertinent SOP’s

Qualifications and Required Skills:

  • Minimum of Technical Associates degree or equivalent
  • Ability to understand technical documents, manuals, and architectural drawings to ensure that products meet the correct standards
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Analytical abilities with good attention to detail
  • Ability to spend long periods of time standing
  • Must be detail oriented
  • Minimum 2-5 years of experience in related field preferred
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Experience working with manufacturing systems

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Quality Assurance: 2 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave