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Berry Global QUALITY ASSURANCE MANAGER in MUSCATINE, Iowa

Overview

Berry Global Berry Global, headquartered in Evansville, Indiana, is committed to its mission of ‘Always Advancing to Protect What’s Important.’ With $13 billion in revenue for fiscal year 2019 on a combined pro forma basis from operations, Berry is a leading global supplier of a broad range of innovative nonwoven, flexible, and rigid products used every day within consumer and industrial end markets. Berry operates over 290 manufacturing facilities worldwide, on six continents, and employs over 48,000 individuals.

At Berry, we pursue excellence in all that we do and are always advancing to improve the way we work along with the products and services we provide. Our culture fosters trust and partnerships through appreciation, acknowledgement, and inclusion. At Berry, we are continuously improving to support our mission and exemplify our values of partnerships, excellence, growth, and safety. To learn more about Berry, visit berryglobal.com

Responsibilities

QUALITY MANAGER

KEY FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES

Responsible for planning, coordinating, and directing the quality program to ensure the continuous production of products consistent with established standards.

Responsible for performing audits of the manufacturing facility to insure compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs)

Responsible for developing and auditing systems for monitoring production.

Responsible for working with Corporate Quality to assure the quality objectives are met.

Responsible for incoming raw material inspection and testing for conformance to specifications.

Responsible for gauge calibration program.

Responsible for Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point Program (H.A.C.C.P.).

Conduct daily reviews of the production floor to access the overall status of the plant quality. Identification, reporting, and correction of any nonconformance observed.

Audit/review of all Quality documents to ensure they are being completed promptly and accurately. Examples include 1st Shot Verification Sheets, Calculated Dye Pump Setting Sheets, Quality Data Collection Sheets, and Quality Monitor.

Management of non-conforming product area to assure that sort / rework instructions are issued in a timely manner, product is dispositioned quickly / appropriately, and that feedback is provided on non-conforming products to facilitate internal corrective actions.

Management of the Quality Staff, including Quality Analyst and Quality Technicians. Assign tasks, conduct hiring, performance evaluations, discipline, and other functions as needed for the Quality Staff.

Management of the plant resin program. Assign tasks and monitor work performance of the Quality Analyst, as related to the resin program.

Champion of the Customer corrective action process. Coordination of corrective action team with sign-off and verification of corrective actions. Interface with plant CSR on communication and closure with the customer.

Management of the department records program including organizing, filing, and retention.

Approve customer samples prior to shipment.

Monitor Mold Concentricity verifications for issues and accuracy. Schedule mold review meetings with the Plant Manager and Maintenance Manager to discuss any concerns.

Manage the submission, follow-up, notification to associates, and closure of Deviation Requests.

Manage the submission, distribution, follow-up, approval of responses, and the confirmation of disposition for material NCR’s (Non-Conforming Reports).

Maintain Quality Department QOS charts.

Monitor the Certificate of Analysis (COA) program.

Any other duties assigned.

MANAGERIAL / SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITES

Hire, train, develop, and supervise the Quality Staff such that quality standards are uniformly applied and documentation is completed.

Responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of all quality related activities

Qualifications

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES

College degree in a Technical Field and/or experience in the Quality Field

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES

ISO based Quality System and/or GFSI knowledge

Internal auditing of ISO and/or GFSI system experience

Experience with Plastics Injection Molding, Food Packaging, or other manufacturing processes.

Problem Solving (8D/7D) Methodology experience

Management of hourly work force

HACCP training

Statistical process control

5-Why Problem Solving

Lean Manufacturing

KEY BEHAVIORAL TRAITS FOR SUCCESS

Commitment to Task: Able to take responsibility for actions and outcomes and persist despite obstacles; give dedication to the position; demonstrate dependability in difficult circumstances and show a sense of urgency about getting results.

Communication: Able to clearly present information through the spoken or written word; read and interpret complex information; talk with internal / external customers; listen well.

Customer Focus: Able to demonstrate a high level of service delivery.

Ethics/Social Behavior: Understands and integrates legal, ethical, and social considerations into decisions and behaviors.

Flexibility/Adaptability: Able to remain open-minded and change opinions on the basis of new information.

Organization of work / Attention to detail: Arranges and prioritized activities, time and allocation of resources in setting realistic and measurable goals

Decision Making & Problem Solving: Able to take action in solving problems while exhibiting judgment and a realistic understanding of issues; able to use reason, even while dealing with emotional topics; review facts and weigh options.

Professional /Job/ Business Knowledge: Demonstrates a comprehensive knowledge of own job.

Quality/CIP: Able to maintain high standards despite pressing deadlines

Teamwork/Networking: Effectively works with others within and outside department

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Location US-IA-MUSCATINE

Job ID 2021-8819

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Quality Assurance & ISO Management

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