Posted: Thursday, December 28, 2017 9:17 AM
NCH is established, yet growing and we need to attract top supply chain talent to support our overall business and manufacturing operations for LSPProducts(a division of NCH Corporation). If you're looking for an exciting opportunity to make a positive impact on an organization with yourQUALITY expertise, then this is the opportunity for you Not only will you work in a fast paced organization, you'll have the opportunity to work with a variety of groups throughout the organization. This key position withinLSP Productsmanages and overseesquality projects, including supplier qualification audits, implementation of lean manufacturing principals, maintain and revise QA objectives.
JoinLSP as our next Quality Manager, where our future begins with you
LSP Products Group was founded over 40 years ago with a focus on unparalleled innovation, superior product quality, and best:in:class service to the plumbing industry. With progressive products that provide greater durability, more economy and easier installation, LSP has always been a popular choice for plumbing contractors and equipment manufacturers.
:Performs and documents initial supplier qualification audits to ensure compliance with contractual, quality system, company specific, and manufacturing process requirements.
:Knowledge and practical implementation experience of lean manufacturing principals in a manufacturing environment.
:Assists suppliers with product and process improvements and coordinates improvements with Engineering. Lead and direct a continuous process improvement process incorporating a Corrective Action/Preventive Action (CAPA) program. Performs follow up to root cause and supplier corrective actions.
:Drives and leads APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning) and PPAP (Production Part Approval Process) for both suppliers and LSP internal processes. Reviews and approves supplier PPAP submissions to ensure that they are submitted and complete per organizational requirements.
:Maintain and revise quality assurance objectives and quality management system (QMS) complimentary to corporate policies and goals.
:Works with Product Liability and Legal in documenting and testing potential product liability claims.
:Works in conjunction with Engineering and Operations to review new product designs to assure customer requirements have been met.
:Supports LSP new tooling and new equipment qualifications.
:Supports LSP China facility including on:site visits and coordination of improvement activities. Provides direction to DirectSource Quality personnel to coordinate supplier activities.
:Works directly with Sourcing on execution of changing suppliers and ensures, when required, seamless product migrations to different suppliers.
:Responsible for communicating work area needs to the PPG Director of Engineering and Quality.
:Manage personnel and systems to ensure quality records are complete and accurate.
:Other duties may be assigned as required by the PPG Director of Engineering and Quality.
:Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical or Plastics Engineering with 10 years or more of experience in Engineering and/or Quality.
:10+ years of supplier quality, quality, manufacturing, and engineering experience with strong preference given to working in the injection molding plastics industry. Experience working with Asian and Mexican suppliers is strongly preferred.
:Training and demonstrated competence in use of PPAP, APQP, D/PFMEA, 8D CAPA, Control Plans, statistical methods, and participation in formal design reviews.
:Extensive knowledge of the following additional manufacturing processes: zinc die casting, casting, rubber molding, plating, machining, and forging.
:Proficiency in MS Office software applications. Experience with Solidworks a plus but not required.
:Must be able to read, write, and understand tooling drawings, engineering component drawings, assembly drawi
• Location: carson city, Reno
• Post ID: 38940832 reno