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Manager, Quality Assurance

Company: XPO Logistics
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Solutions driven success. XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you're looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. As the Quality Manager, you will establish, implement and maintain the Quality Management System (QMS) processes. You'll promote awareness of customer requirements and have the organizational freedom to resolve matters pertaining to quality, helping to maintain XPO's superior levels of product/service conformity. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. Become a part of our rapidly growing, dynamic global team and we'll help you develop your career to a level that will exceed your expectations. Pay, benefits and more.We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more. What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Execute the QMS according to documented policies and procedures, while meeting the requirements of the applicable international quality standards
  • Review the system at planned intervals to ensure its continuing suitability, adequacy and effectiveness
  • Identify opportunities for improvement and the need for changes in the system; support plant operations in identifying Lean process improvement opportunities
  • Serve as the site audit authority for all internal and external company audits
  • Drive world-class quality and safety metrics across the site; drive continuous improvement across metrics
  • Schedule, review and follow up on work instructions with supervisors in designated areas of responsibility
  • Ensure that facility/department training status and setup is reviewed at the required frequency and that training requirements are met in a timely mannerWhat you need to succeed at XPO:At a minimum, you'll need:
    • 3 years of transportation or logistics experience
    • Supervisory experience
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
    • Experience in AS9100 or ISO environmentIt'd be great if you also have:
      • Bachelor's degree or equivalent related work or military experience
      • Lean or Six Sigma experience
      • Experience with warehouse management and inventory management software
      • Demonstrated commitment to process excellence by ensuring proper, efficient and accurate use of defined processes and procedures
      • Strong verbal and written communication skills; able to communicate with all levels of the organization as well as with the clientBe a part of something big. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status. All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.
        The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.
        Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here.

Keywords: XPO Logistics, Des Moines , Manager, Quality Assurance, Professions , Des Moines, Iowa

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