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Plant Quality Manager Job

DATE: Nov 24, 2021

LOCATION: Marshfield, Missouri, United States

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Primary Location: Marshfield , Missouri 

Relocation Offered: Yes 

Employment Status: full-time

Travel: 5% 

Pay Grade: 11/12/13 

 

As our Quality Systems Manager at our Marshfield plant, you will be responsible for the development and subsequent effectiveness of the plant quality process and manage the plant’s Quality Systems team (1 Plant Quality Technician, and 2-5 Quality Technicians). You will also be providing leadership on a plantwide basis to create an environment of process control and ensure that finished projects conform to established quality requirements.

 

What you'll be doing

  • Developing, implementing, sustaining, and auditing robust quality management systems, and leading all new product launches at the plant level
  • Leading all plant quality assurance activities such as quality systems and infrastructure implementations, claims performance, packaging quality, and defect detection
  • Providing continuous learning and skill development opportunities for plant employees
  • Assessing and providing feedback on performance of direct reports
  • Owning plant’s change management process to include testing & compliance processes
  • Ensuring that critical-to-customer attributes are maintained or improved upon
  • Overseeing quality reporting and technical performance of supply chain quality
  • Developing and maintaining the Marshfield Plant’s Quality Documentation System
  • Driving continuous improvement in quality processes to the floor level
  • Advising production supervision on acceptability of finished goods relative to quality
  • Developing and maintaining quality visual standards for all products
  • Affirming that timely and fair resolution of complaint handling and claims processes
  • Finding and validating new raw material suppliers through process and product testing
  • Partnering with the Operations Manager to drive Lean and process improvement
  • Managing the oversight process that ensures compliance to product requirements
  • Performing advanced quality planning on custom projects via mockups and use of measuring tools, and equipment
  • Ensuring key product quality measures are achieved through controlled and predictable manufacturing processes

 

What will make you successful

  • Proficiency Microsoft Office products and Office 365 applications
  • Ability to think critically, an analytical mind-set, and strong math skills
  • Proven organizational and planning skills
  • Knowledge of wood fabrication, adhesives and coatings, and manufacturing components

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Associate’s or bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing Management, Wood Technology, or Quality Systems, or related
  • 7+ years of experience in manufacturing environment
  • Working knowledge of quality management systems

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • ASQ, Certified Quality Engineer or other professional quality certification

     

 

About the Location (Marshfield, MO)

Architectural Components Group, Inc. (ACGI), a subsidiary of Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI), is one of twelve AWI plants in North America. Our Marshfield plant in south western Missouri is conveniently located within 3 hours to large cities such as Tulsa, Kansas City, and St. Louis as well as within 30 minutes to the smaller city of Springfield. However, it's rural attributes serve to also attract outdoorsmen and nature enthusiasts.  Eight large lakes are within an hour's drive, two smaller lakes are within 30 minutes. All offer an array of outdoor opportunities including fishing, boating, skiing, and sailing. Hiking, biking, wildlife areas, streams, and other river opportunities are within a short drive including the Niangua and Compton Hollow Conservation Areas just outside of Marshfield's city limits.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer: ACGI, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans

 

 

 


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