Schunk Xycarb Technology’s U.S. Operation is seeking a Quality Manager for our Georgetown, Texas facility.

Quality Manager

The Quality Manager is responsible for administering the company quality program in accordance with customer and company requirements. The ideal candidate will develop, implement, and observe the company standards concerning quality in relation to Xycarb management, company directives, and customer requirements. You will oversee ISO standards and implementation as well as facilitate six sigma procedures and activities in plant. This position is accountable for the supervision, capabilities advancement, procedural development, training, and expansion of the quality department. As member of the management team of SXT-US, you support your fellow management team in advancing the Quality Management System from ISO 9001 towards IATF 16949. You will report to the Managing Director.
  • Working Time: Full-time
  • Type of Employment: Fixed
  • Job Location: Georgetown, Texas - USA

What you will be doing:

  • Lead a dedicated team of Quality Engineers and Quality Assurance Technicians and Inspectors.
  • Promote the Quality Management System as a pro-active role, within the Management team and throughout the plant.
  • Implement methods to inspect, test and evaluate products and production equipment
  • Collaborate departmentally on continuous improvement activities including new technology, procedural changes to improve process and/or equipment.
  • Generate scorecards and reports for all aspects of plant quality, not limited to and including VOC, CARs, SCARs, COAs, SPC reporting, losses, internal, and third party & customer audits
  • Implement methods to inspect, test and evaluate products and production equipment.
  • Manage the quality operations covering product qualification, scrap reduction, process optimization, complaint handling, change management and auditing.
  • Be responsible for Local Certification and compliance per Quality Standard ISO 9001-2015.
  • Participate in global QESH projects with a regional, global scope.

What will you bring:

  • A bachelor or master’s degree in Quality Management, Engineering or related field.
  • Minimal 10-15 years of experience in a quality role.
  • Experience in the semiconductor processing field and IATF 16949 is a plus.
  • Proven experience in stakeholder management and leading a diverse team.
  • Expert knowledge in Quality core tools (FMEA, MSA, SPC, & 8D).
  • A strong drive and ambition along with outstanding leadership attributes.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Willingness to travel approximately 10% of the time.

What we offer:

  • Health benefits including medical, dental & vision
  • Company paid life insurance and short-term & long-term disability
  • Paid Time Off and 10 paid company holidays
  • 401(k) employer safe harbor contribution: Company contribution of 3% of your salary
  • Quarterly Profit sharing bonus
  • Tuition reimbursement/Educational assistance
  • Annual Safety Shoe & RX Safety Glasses Allowance for all the employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and Travel Assistance
  • Employee Referral Bonus up to $3000 per referral
  • Sign-on Bonus & many more 
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The Schunk Group is a global technology company with around 9.000 employees in 26 countries. The company is a leading supplier of products made of high-tech materials – such as carbon, technical ceramics and sintered metal – as well as machines and systems – from environmental simulation and air conditioning to ultrasonic welding and optical machines.