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Job Title: CWI/Director of Quality--Industrial Steel Manufacturing
Job ID: 189
Location: Sioux City, IA
Industry: towers, poles, steel manufacturing/fabrication
Job Type: full-time
Description: POSITION: CWI/Director of Quality—Industrial Manufacturing LOCATION: Sioux City, IA 51111 REPORTS TO: Director of Manufacturing Excellence SUMMARY A global leader in the manufacture of tubular steel towers and poles used in the electrical utility and telecom industries has an immediate opening for a Director of Quality at its Sioux City, Iowa, manufacturing facility. Reporting to the company’s Director of Operational Excellence, the Director of Quality has overall responsibility for promoting continuous improvement and leading quality initiatives at the Sioux City plant.
Responsibilities: KEY RESPONSIBILITIES • Drive the company’s Quality Management System (QMS) by supporting local operation and conducting monthly audits. • Lead continuous improvement initiative on the QMS by conducting Root Cause Analysis. • Analyze and drive root cause analysis through corrective action (rework, scrap, and nonconformance). • Drive ownership of cost of poor quality by executing on actions through Root Cause Analysis to continually improve. • Continuously improve procedures and practices. • Lead warranty response and IR process. • Continually evaluate & monitor the changing business to effectively service customers’ business. • Work closely with all departments to improve internal communications.
Requirements: REQUIREMENTS • Bachelor’s Degree Preferred with minimum of five years of successful quality management in steel fabrication. • Certified Weld Inspector (CWI) credentials. • Prior experience in the tower and pole industry highly preferred. • ISO or AISC Audit or certification experience. • Strong analytical, communication and organizational skills; problem solving ability. • Ability to work with and lead others effectively as well as working independently on specific projects. • Strong general office tools skills, i.e. MS Project, MS Outlook, EXCEL and EPICOR preferred.
Compensation: COMPENSATION Salary of $130,000, plus performance bonus and full benefit plan. Relocation allowance offered, as appropriate.
Contact: Craig Ahlstrom

IL, 61550
Tel: (309) 453-5022
Date Posted: 3/19/2015

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