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Quality Manager - Adjustable Bed

Date: Sep 23, 2022

Location: Georgetown, KY, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

We, at Leggett & Platt Inc., are searching for a Quality Manager – Adjustable Bed within our Bedding team to help support our Adjustable Bed  business.  Did you know we have been revolutionizing the sleep industry since 1883?  That’s right!  In fact, we hold the original patent on a spiral steel coil bed spring, filed way back in 1885.  Since then, we have been an industry leader in guaranteeing you get the best sleep possible.  If you join our team, your work will ensure people across the world have a little more comfort in their lives.

 

As a Quality Manager – Adjustable Bed you will have the opportunity to coordinate a quality plan for new product introduction.  Your contributions will have a direct impact on the business by protecting the customers and our company’s reputation.  The team you will be working with is efficient, work quickly and go-getters, and values doing the right thing. 

So, what will you be doing as a Quality Manager – Adjustable Bed?

  • Develop and Lead vision and roadmap for Quality Assurance program.
  • Ensure compliance with ISO standards (LP-9000)
  • Responsible for customer complaint resolution. Leads cross-functional team to countermeasure and resolve chronic non-conformities and customer complaints.
  • Develop and implement quality metrics to measure performance of quality assurance program.
  • Develop Quality Control Plans for all new programs. Revise existing control plans for existing product lines as needed.
  • Work closely with branch Quality Management to ensure idea sharing and standardization.
  • Evaluate voice of customer data to improve product and/or processes ensuring the highest quality products and services.
  • Set up and maintain quality process controls and documentation
  • Develop, implement, communicate, and maintain a quality plan ensuring ABG compliance in quality systems and policies
  • Act as a liaison with customers' auditors and ensure completion and execution of corrective action and compliance with customer specifications
  • Set Quality Assurance compliance objectives and ensure targets are achieved
  • Manage and maintain the company's quality inspection and product release programs

 

To be successful in this role, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field or equivalent
  • 5 years or more experience in quality management related field
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints.
  • Demonstrated success in a leadership and team building role, with ability to coach and develop direct reports.
  • Strong understanding of Lean Manufacturing principles and fundamentals desired.
  • Efficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint programs
  • ISO9001 Lead Auditor Certification Preferred.
  • CQE or ASQ Certified
  • Lean or Six Sigma GB or BB certification preferred.
  • Ability to Travel Required.

Reasons You’ll Love It Here

Our benefits may vary slightly from one location to the next, but what you will find, is that we offer: medical, dental, and vision insurance; as well as paid vacation, paid personal time, and various opportunities to give back to your local community.  One convenient fact about our medical plan, is that we offer tele-visits, so you don’t have to leave the comfort of your home when you are feeling under the weather!  We also strongly encourage and provide opportunities for learning and professional development.  Our Learning & Development team has put together in-house training on subjects like front-line supervisor essentials, how to manage conflict in the workplace, and many others.

 

What to Do Next

Now that you’ve had a chance to learn more about us, what are you waiting for!  Apply today and allow us the opportunity to learn more about you and the value you can bring to our team.  Once you apply, be sure to create a profile, and sign up for job alerts, so you can be the first to know when new opportunities become available.

 

Our Commitment to You

We’re proud of the fact that we are strongly rooted in being an inclusive, people-focused organization.  Our company culture reflects values like integrity, ownership, and authenticity. We take these to heart, and if you do as well, you’ll fit right in.

 

Leggett & Platt Inc. is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals.  In keeping with our commitment, Leggett & Platt Inc. will take the steps to assure that people with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veteran/Disability Employer

 

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