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Quality Manager Job


Calumet City, IL, United States

Employment Type:  Regular
Category:  Manufacturing Management
Posting Date:  Jul 29, 2022

Quality Manager - Calumet City, IL site


A Quality Manager, or Quality Assurance Manager, is in charge of supervising the production process to make sure that all products meet consistent standards. Their duties include developing and implementing quality control tests, inspecting products at various stages, writing reports documenting production issues / responding to quality claimsperforming tests for the quality of manufacturing processes in order to ensure compliance with predetermined criteria, as well as ensuring that final products are safe for sale or distribution.

Specifically, this position will:


  • Direct/Implement the Quality Management System
  • Manage the QA/QC staff
  • Provide customer support and communication on any quality concerns
  • Lead root cause investigations into any deviations
  • Track Quality KPIs and develop continuous improvement plans
  • Monitor plant inventory status and shelf life concerns
  • Be an active member of the Plant's Safety Committee
  • Support New Product Introductions by developing testing plans
  • Ensure control charts and process capability data is up to date and take action as needed
  • Perform SAP inventory movements as needed




Education & Skills

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (Chemical preferred)
  • 3-5 years functioning as a Quality Engineer
  • Strong ability/knowledge in statistics and SPC
  • Trained in Root Cause Analysis and investigations
  • Experience in quality systems such as ISO-9001, RC14001, etc.
  • Demonstrated team player



  • Manufacturing knowledge and prior experience as a Quality Manager and/or in roles of progressive responsibility within a Quality Team or Department
  • Experience working in an industrial setting, especially those handling hazardous materials
  • Six Sigma Certification
  • Experience with SAP and Minitab
  • Some management experience


Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction.
  • Must be willing to take a drug test and post-offer physical (if required).




The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, and hazardous chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.

A career with Bostik offers a collaborative work environment and supportive development to reach your career goals, with benefits starting day one as part of our competitive total rewards strategy.  Bostik, an Arkema company, is a leading global adhesive specialist in construction, consumer and industrial markets. For more than a century, it has been developing innovative adhesive solutions that are smarter and more adaptive to the forces that shape daily lives. From cradle to grave, from home to office, Bostik’s smart adhesives can be found everywhere. With annual sales of €2 billion, the company employees 6,000 people and has a presence in more than 50 countries. diversity of our employees is an asset we value and commit to from recruitment through career management.  Bostik is an EEO/AA/Drug Free Workplace.  The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications

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