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Job Title: CWI Quality Manager - Industrial Manufacturing
Job ID: 204
Location: Sioux City, IA
Industry: heavy industrial manufacturing; steel
Job Type: full-time
Description: POSITION: CWI Quality Manager – Industrial Manufacturing/Utility Structures REPORTS TO: Director of Quality LOCATION: Sioux City, IA 51111 SUMMARY A leading manufacturer of tubular steel structures used in electrical utilities and telecommunications industries has an immediate opening for a manufacturing professional with Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) credentials to serve as Quality Manager at its manufacturing facility in Sioux City, Iowa. Reporting to the company’s Director of Quality Control, the Quality Manager is responsible for leading efforts at this facility to achieve operational excellence and continuous quality improvement objectives through assuring consistent quality of production, maintaining and enforcing quality manufacturing controls, validating processes, providing documentation, and managing staff.
Responsibilities: PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES The Quality Manager has these general duties and responsibilities: • Develop and maintain systems to establish standards related to Quality Control activities and products, and measures performance against established standards. • Plan and direct activities concerned with development, application and maintenance of quality standards for industrial processes, materials, and products. • Analyze and write test procedures; maintain documentation of results; and consult with Department Directors and other personnel in resolution of problems. • Direct employees engaged in measuring and testing product and tabulating data concerning materials, product or process quality and reliability. • Plan and organize daily activities of the QC Inspectors plant-wide on all shifts, and assure the tests are performed in accordance with the Company's and Customer's standards and specifications. • Effectively communicate and resolve issues arising out of the production processes, as related to quality, across all levels of the organization. • Maintain all project related inspection documentation, and monitor adherence to standards and actively checks for accuracy of data received or generated before passing it on. • Ensure that the Company’s Quality Manual for wireless products is properly written and maintained. • Perform internal audits as required. • Hire, train, develop, and appraise staff effectively. • Compile and write training material and conduct training sessions on quality control activities. • Ensure that the Company and employees maintain appropriate certifications. • Promote and act upon employees' ideas for improvements in areas of quality, safety and work environment. • Coordinate special quality projects/studies.
Requirements: REQUIREMENTS • Bachelor's Degree preferred with minimum of five years of successful quality management in steel fabrication; prior experience in utility tower/pole manufacturing industry highly preferred. • Current or previous certification as an AWS Certified Weld Inspector (CWI). • Current or previous ASNT SNT-TC-1A for Level II Certification in Ultrasonic and Magnetic Particle inspection methods; familiarity with non-destructive testing methods. • ISO or AISC Audit or certification experience. • Knowledge of the American Welding Society AWS D1.1 Structural Welding Code – Steel. • Strong analytical skills. • Strong communication and interpersonal skills. • Strong organizational skills and problem-solving ability. • Ability to work with and lead others effectively, as well as working independently on specific projects. • Strong computer skills, including MS Outlook, Word and Excel; experience with EPICOR preferred. • Ability to plan, organize, and co-ordinate resources to ensure projects are completed in an efficient manner. • Ability to effectively manage and prioritize competing priorities.
Compensation: COMPENSATION Salary of $110,000 plus comprehensive benefit package. Relocation allowance offered as appropriate.
Contact: Craig Ahlstrom

IL, 61550
Tel: (309) 291-0707
Date Posted: 4/20/2016

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