Quality Assurance Manager/R
Job Details
CA - Carpinteria, CA
Full Time
Bachelors Degree

The Quality Manager is responsible for overall development, implementation, and maintenance of the organizations Quality Management System (QMS)

Ensure that the organizations Quality Management System conforms to customer, internal, and regulatory/legal requirements
Ensure evaluation of, and reporting on, vendor quality systems
Oversee examination of incoming materials, ensuring that they meet requirements
Manage the monitoring, measurement, and review of internal processes, especially those that affect the quality of the organizations products
Work with customers, employees, contractors, and outsourcing firms to develop product requirements
Report to top management on the performance of the QMS (e.g., results of quality audits, corrective actions), including the need for improvement
Conduct periodic management review meetings
Keep up on standards, regulations/laws, issues, and news with respect to product (service) quality
Ability to act as a change agent and influence, both internal and external functional areas
Ability to integrate and apply solutions for quality performance and continual improvement, both breakthrough and systematic throughout the organization
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to lead and develop a vision and strategy for process improvement through lean/six sigma initiatives
Solid understanding of statistical concepts and methods to ensure appropriate application and analysis of data
Strong time management, problem solving and project management skills
Practical and results oriented
Bachelor of Science in management or a technical field required
Greenbelt certification required, Blackbelt preferred
10 + years of professional experience in a manufacturing environment
Demonstrated success in Root Cause / Corrective Action and implementing quality management systems

Demonstrates a mindset and commitment to continuous improvement across the operation (i.e. defines improvement goals,
establishes accountability through metrics, uses Lean/Six Sigma tools and techniques to continually improve processes and business
results, and establishes a mindset within operations to document and control processes; promotes safety and housekeeping; uses
facilitative leadership)
Accountable for the defining and auditing the Quality System Manual and key characteristics to ensure product quality
Provide leadership to indirect staff by leading, supporting and coaching members ensuring continual development of competencies
Responsible for driving effective organization containment and corrective action processes to support product or quality system failures



BEGA North America, a recognized leader in the lighting industry, offers an array of outdoor and indoor lighting products with an emphasis on quality, design, material, innovation and performance. We are a solid, privately held company in Carpinteria, California.

BEGA North America is located in the heart of the picturesque “American Riviera” just south of Santa Barbara.

Our Mission is simple: Illuminating what matters

Our Values: Quality + Family + Growth

Our corporate values are the key ideals that we live and work by every day at BEGA and are non-negotiable as we continue to grow and people join or leave the company. These values define who we are as a company and what we set out to accomplish each and every day.

          1. We have an unwavering commitment to QUALITY above all...in our people, products, partners and processes.

2. We are a diverse FAMILY of passionate and self-driven individuals who act with integrity, fairness and respect, that hold one another accountable to the highest standards, and collectively promote work-life balance.

3. We embrace perpetual GROWTH and development, continuous learning and consistent improvement, enabling the brand, the organization, and the individual to realize their full potential.

We offer an attractive compensation package, including health care, 401K, Vacation, Educational Reimbursement Program, on-site gym, jogging path, an Exercise/Nutritional Program and of course a remarkable working environment!





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