Quality Assurance Manager $65 - 85 K

Quality Assurance Manager

AP Professionals

Published October 7, 2019
Location Rochester, New York
Category Engineering and Operations
Job Type Direct Hire Full-time
Street Address 500 Linden Oaks


AP Professionals has partnered with a small plastics manufacturer in the Rochester, NY area. They are seeking a Quality Assurance Manager to join their team as a transformational leader and change agent. The Quality Assurance Manager will work to continuously improve company manufacturing capabilities as part of the Executive Leadership team. Through the Quality Management System, ensure products meet customer specifications. Scope of responsibilities include molding, tooling, finishing, and delivery and direct supervision of three Quality Control Technicians. Previous experience in plastics at a small company is strongly preferred, but not required.


  • Supervise the efforts of three Quality Control Technicians
  • Establish requirements and procedures for in-coming and in-process inspection and record keeping
  • Identify manufacturing processes that are not capable of meeting customer requirements to assist manufacturing
  • Respond to all customer requests for inspection reports/part approvals and corrective action
  • Lead the corrective action process.
  • Assist manufacturing in the creation of work instructions
  • Act as the management representative for the Quality Management System (QMS), responding to customer requests for information about our QMS
  • Report on progress towards attainment of Quality Goals
  • Manage the calibration program for precision measurement instruments


  • Minimum of five years’ experience in a manufacturing environment required
  • Experience in the plastics industry required, preferably at a small company
  • Previous supervisory experience desired

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics

  • Knowledge and understanding of dimensions and tolerances
  • Transformational leader and change agent (proactive quality, not reactive)
  • Ability to create and enforce messaging

Additional Qualifications

  • US Citizenship or permanent residency status required; this position is not eligible for Visa sponsorship


Important Dates:

  •  Expire Date: 11/07/2020

Job Administrator:

  •        AP Professionals