Assistant Quality Manager

Job Number: 16885 
Group: Cosma International  
Division: Cosma Body Assembly Michigan 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: New Hudson 

Group Description

Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.

Position Summary

The Assistant Quality Manager supports Manufacturing by ensuring that department requirements are completed and maintained in a timely manner, including: CMM programming & operation, fixture calibration & maintenance, certification & maintenance of all instruments, gauge layouts & organization, GR&R, MSA studies, SPC analysis, part layouts and systems support for Quality.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Hold daily pre-shift meetings and give day to day direction to employees. 
  • Communicates with Quality Manager, Welding Manager, Weld Engineer, Quality Engineers, Process Engineers, and other plant personnel about welding and dimensional concerns, providing status reports as appropriate.
  • Provide weld inspection and dimensional expertise to the CMM Technicians and Quality Technicians, including personnel training, equipment, documents, and records of compliance. Evaluate and make recommendations regarding current and new weld inspection methods, dimensional checks, product quality and equipment.
  • Provide Engineering and Quality Assurance personnel with Process expertise to support existing and new customer programs.
  • Proactively support/initiates corrective measures to process control issues.
  • Assist the Quality Manager with Developing, implementing and maintaining:
    • Training/certification program for Quality Personnel in all welding and dimension control checks.
    • Control Plans-ensure all product validation checks are performed to control plans
    • Controlled Documents and Procedures
Required Skills and Experience
  • Post-secondary education in a technical field and a minimum of 3 years of related experience required (previous CMM programming and scanning experience is required as well)
  • Must have strong programming and operational background of DEA Delta HA CR overhead Gantry Co-ordinate Measuring System
  • Must have strong background and experience in Automotive Manufacturing, APQP, PPAP and Quality Assurance
  • Strong technical background and experience in metrology, Blue Prints, GD&T, SPC, GR&R, Check Fixtures and CAD
  • Previous experience in software such as Polyworks, Wave, Cognex Opti-Cell, Adobe Pro, etc.
  • Good reporting and computer skills in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Must possess good mathematical skills, experience in geometry and trigonometry
  • Strong organizational, planning, written, and verbal communication skills
Additional Requirments
  • Ability to work flexible hours in a fast-paced environment in order to meet customer requirements and with variable workloads
  • Must be able to interact effectively with other team members
  • Able to manage and schedule multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  • Ability to obtain and retain a valid passport is required.

Full time
Lyon Charter Township, MI 48165, US