JBT Corporation

Quality Control Manager

Job Locations US-CA-Madera
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/12/2018 10:12 AM)
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The Quality Control Manager will proactively work with the organization to improve our business processes, and ensure our organization is able to respond to all aspects of our customer’s requirements: order execution, delivered quality, service, and maintenance support.


  • Inspect and test materials received ensuring established requirements are met. Work to improve and communicate component requirements when component is found to be non-conforming.
  • Develop in-process inspection criteria at various stages in the production process and train technicians to perform inspections and monitor performance.
  • Participates in Engineering design reviews and initiate or recommend improvement actions.
  • Work closely with warranty, reliability, and field service to ensure that customer issues are understood , communicated to the appropriate departments, and that permanent corrective action has been implemented.
  • Working with the Quality Inspectors to ensure all quality issues are addressed and communicated to suppliers, purchasing, engineering, and manufacturing.
  • Determines the root causes of product defects, and communicates to all areas of the business.
  • Develops methods for reducing defect reoccurrence.
  • Follows up to ensure that the actions taken for reducing defect reoccurrence are effective.
  • Communicates and publishes quality initiatives, results, and lessons learned as appropriate, to strengthen all departments awareness and involvement
  • Coordinates and participates in ASME internal and external audits. Train and mentor Quality inspectors.
  • Responsible for Plant wide tool calibration ensuring tools requiring calibration are cycled properly and documented.
  • Responsible for recruiting, hiring and training staff. May direct employees in matters of quality and inspection, and assist in disciplining personnel when standards are not met.
  • Travel to vendor locations or a production faculty is required (10%)
  • Develops and nurtures an environment that promotes Quality as an essential attribute that must be embedded in every aspect of our business process.
  • Keep accurate documentation and perform statistical analysis
  • Other projects and responsibilities may be added at the company’s discretion.
  • Lead a cross functional Quality improvement team

Work Environment


Able to function equally well in an office environment and manufacturing and assembly floor. Adherence to all safety requirements and use of personal protective equipment within the plant is mandatory.


Physical Demands


Significant computer work. Frequent standing and walking around the facility primarily on the factory floor


Supervisor Responsibilities - 3 to 5 indirect employees.


 This job description is a general description of essential job functions. It is not intended as an employment contract, nor is it intended to describe all duties someone in this position may perform. All employees of JBT are expected to perform tasks as assigned by supervisory personnel, regardless of job title or routine job duties.


  • Bachelor of Science or Engineering is required
  • Master of Science – Electrical / Mechanical Engineering is preferred
  • 3+ years’ experience as Quality Control Manager with a heavy equipment manufacturer
  • ASME Certified inspector required
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • In depth understanding of quality control procedures and relevant legal standards
  • Excellent math abilities and working knowledge of data analysis/statistical methods


It is the policy of JBT Corporation to provide equal opportunity for qualified persons and not to discriminate against any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law at the JBT Corporation location to which this application is submitted. In addition, as a Federal Government contractor, JBT Corporation is an affirmative action employer. If you require accommodation during the application process, please contact the local Human Resources department. EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

If you have a disability or impairment that prevents you from completing the online application, please seek the assistance of your local employment services agency. JBT maintains active relationships with local employment services agencies, and they have pledged their support in assisting any applicant needing help in applying. To find information on agencies throughout the United States, please go to www.careeronestop.org

You may also call Megan Meagrow at 844-286-4524 if your disability or impairment prevents you from applying online. NOTE: Do not use this number unless you need assistance because of a disability or impairment. The personnel attending this phone line will not be able to give you a status update regarding your application and will not be the individuals making a decision regarding your employment.


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