Quality Manager

Reference Number: SMY-4694
Location: Danville, KY

This privately held injection molding plastic manufacturer is on the hunt for a Quality Manager to lead a talented quality team. This company can provide a role that provides work life balance at a facility that operates from Monday to Friday with 8-hour shifts. They put a high emphasis on ethics of their employees and are looking for career driven professionals that put a high value on doing what is right for their team, company, and their customers. They are a growing company with 3 sites, the most recent being a new plant in KY. But they have a rural/family feel to their facility while still being able to support major OEMs.

The Quality Manager will report to the COO and have 8 direct reports including Quality Technicians and Quality Auditors. The culture requires someone that is calm with a non-argumentative demeanor who calmly states reasons using facts and can understand other points of view. This will be a proactive quality role that anticipates corrective actions before products go out the door.


  • Ensure all products are in accordance with quality programs and requirements as well as the quality/reliability standards of the customer specifications and expectations
  • Serve as Management Representative during certification audits
  • Maintain the quality document and data control systems
  • Direct and facilitate communications between the company and its customers
  • Direct and facilitate communications between the company and its suppliers on quality related issues
  • Review complaint trends and review corrective actions with appropriate personnel
  • Development, implementation and maintenance of continuous improvement and adherence to quality system
  • Problem Analysis/Resolution


  • Bachelor’s degree (Business Management, Mathematics, Manufacturing Technology or Engineering preferred)
  • At least 5 years of experience in Quality Assurance
  • Experience with the IATF certification process


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Relocation assistance

If you pride yourself in meeting any quality challenge this company will be a great place for you to thrive.


If this sounds like a good fit for you, please contact me for more information.

Sam Young
Senior Consultant