Manager, Quality Assurance in Gardena, CA at Ducommun

Date Posted: 9/30/2020

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Manager, Quality Assurance

Job Description

Responsible for the development of techniques and procedures for inspecting and testing company products
Conduct analysis on product defects, production processes, and customer requirements  in order to recommend modifications in products and/or quality standards
Responsible for inspection operations
Maintains and continually improves the Quality Management System.
Partners with engineering to manage the document control and product release processes.
Establishes effective communication channels that ensure the flow of quality-related information into and out of the department.
Identifies and develops new quality metrics as needs arise.
Assists in development of strategic and tactical plans to ensure achievement of company and departmental goals.

Skills & Qualifications

Strong interpersonal skills.
Must be a cultural change agent capable of effectively communicating at all levels of the organization.
Ability to perform effective advanced planning with contingencies.
Ability to assess root cause for effective corrective action assignment.
Ability to identify, develop, and deploy effective metrics which will guide the organization in continuous improvement of the Quality Management System and Customer Satisfaction.
Strong data management and analysis skills.
Background in mechanical assemblies and subassemblies.

Experience with NADCAP certification of special processes, such as chem-film and anodizing. BS degree or equivalent experience/training in technical or quality areas. 
Five or more years in direct quality related area and management experience or equivalent combination of education, and experience.
Experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably from automotive, aerospace & defense environments
Lean and six sigma trained in the processes and tools
Strong computer literacy in Microsoft Office products, Microsoft Project

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled


268 E. Gardena Road
Gardena, California, 90248
United States

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled