Quality Assurance Manager

Quality Assurance Manager

PPG Industries, Inc. | Louisville, KY, 40202, US
Salary Range:$87,000 – $114,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 9 days ago

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As the Quality Assurance Manager, you will manage the Quality Assurance and Technical efforts of PPG's stain production site in Louisville, KY.

Key Responsibilities

* Manage Quality Systems and processes at Plant level by assuring products and services meet customer requirements.
* Lead effort with site to constantly improve using Corrective Action Systems (e.g. CAER, ICAR, and Supplier CAR's).
* Monitor the voice of the customer (e.g. complaints/recalls) working with Tech Service in order to achieve total customer happiness.
* Assess overall state of plant quality by conducting appropriate audits with corresponding improvement plans.
* Manage formulary flow from R&D to plants including feedback loop for continual improvement includes formulas, test methods, specifications and manufacturing procedures.
* Minimize SLOB, waste and defective product inventory through management of rework, wash water and minimization of problem batches.
* Manage local lab within budget while meeting plant needs, doing so with a strong engagement in a safe and healthy work environment.
* Cultivate strong, productive work relationships and actively participate in site Leadership Team.
* Champion process improvements at site to improve quality and be strongly engaged with all levels of site operations.


* Bachelor's degree in chemistry, engineering or science degree or equivalent experience.
* 3-5 years' of proven experience in Quality Assurance or Operations, preferably working with chemicals, coatings, or similar liquid production.
* Previous supervisory experience preferred.
* Strong mathematical, analytical, computer & problem solving skills.
* Previous experience working in a SAP environment.

If you want to work with an exciting team doing great things, APPLY NOW!

About us:

Here at PPG we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday - everyday.


Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company.. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

The PPG Way

Every single day at PPG:

We partner with customers to create mutual value.

We are insightful, dedicated and proactive. We have intimate knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical solutions that make a difference.

We are "One PPG" to the world.

We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we differentiate and disrupt our markets.

We trust our people every day, in every way.

We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We are inclusive, transparent and respectful. Our feedback is clear and actionable.

We make it happen.

We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We decide and act intelligently and quickly.

We run it like we own it.

We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We always act in the best interest of our company, customers, shareholders and our communities.

We do better today than yesterday - everyday.

We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our businesses.

PPG Way: (Click here to learn more about the PPG Way)

We are One PPG: http://one.ppg.com/

PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees. We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email recruiting@ppg.com.

PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage you to visit Glassdoor.com and provide feedback on the process, so that we can do better today than yesterday.

Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process.

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