Quality/Safety Manager
White City
Description

 

Highway Products is a fast-paced, fast-growing company located in beautiful Southern Oregon. We manufacture the best truck accessories in North America and have the reputation to prove it! Come join our hard-working team and become part of an organization that is a leader in the industry, and for a reason.

Take a look at what we do: https://highwayproducts.com

Summary

Manages all phases of the Quality Control Department in order to maintain the highest possible quality standards. Manages a variety of safety programs, policies and procedures to ensure OSHA and company compliance. Ensures efficiency, cost effectiveness and accuracy within Quality and Safety.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and maintain/oversee a quality control program to eliminate new and existing defects throughout the manufacturing processes; Total Quality Management (TQM).
  • Develop and maintain/oversee a safety program
  • Ensure work is performed in accordance with customer specifications and requirements.
  • Analyzes quality procedures to ensure welds, configuration and dimensional aspects are accurately verified
  • Responsible for interdepartmental employee quality and safety training
  • Evaluates quality levels and recommends corrective actions where necessary
  • Investigates accidents to determine root causes, contributing factors and ensures corrective actions are implemented
  • Prepares detailed report with all information gathered and presents verbal and written investigation findings
  • Champions culture change, safety programs, employee engagement to promote a safety environment. Leads monthly safety meetings and provides safety topics for communication to employees
  • Partners with leadership to establish ongoing coordination, communication and/or team problem solving between departments or functional areas for quality and safety

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Associates Degree in related field or acceptable experience
  • Experience in a leadership role
  • 2 years of quality/safety experience, preferably in a manufacturing (fabrication, welding, assembly) environment; emphasis on quality
  • Experience in process development
  • Ability to handle frequent interruptions while staying on task
  • Familiarity with safety standards and processes to follow federal, state and local regulations
  • Communication skills to convey information in reports, meetings and status reports
  • Ability to develop knowledge of the product to perform accurate quality control
  •  Attention to detail 
  • Analysis, critical-thinking and problem-solving skills to review systems, find flaws and pose solutions to those flaws
  • Interpersonal skills 


Requirements

 

WHY WORK AT HIGHWAY PRODUCTS? We offer more than most employers here in the valley:

  • Wages - We have a continuous performance review process, which guarantees an increase after 90 days of employment.
  • Training - We want you to grow with us. We provide job-specific training as well as an in-house Weld Training Program and Fabrication Training Program. Both programs provide the ability to receive the training in our facility with the goal of transferring to those departments.
  • Benefits - We offer competitive benefits including employer paid health insurance and a generous 401 (k) employer match program.
  • Have an expense coming up? You can request a portion of your earned wages before your regular payday with On Demand Payment! No loans, no interest!

Highway Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. Highway Products complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.


Job Type: Full-time