Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-MI-Detroit
    Posted Date3 weeks ago(1/6/2020 8:52 AM)
    # of Openings
    Flex-N-Gate Detroit, LLC
  • Overview

    Flex-N-Gate is a leading manufacturer and supplier of components for the automotive industry, recently ranked 10th of the 150 Top North American Suppliers in “Automotive News.” A growing and vital company, Flex-N-Gate provides a great opportunity for hard-working and skilled individuals.

    Scope of the Position

    Oversee all plant quality functions

    Interdepartmental Functions - Co-ordination of activities; communication with outside departments

    Customer Service - Perform customer plant tours to attain process knowledge for decision-making criteria on a regular basis

    Communicate with the customers receiving inspection and supplier quality representatives

    Follow up on customer problems, concerns

    Authorize any return material, rework and scrap at the customer location using set standards.

    Training- internal oversight on Quality Deartment Employees

    Audits- Lead in pursuit of certification

    Growth & Development - To develop and grow as a manager to prepare for higher responsibility in the future.


    Department Functions / Operations - Ensure the efficient operation of the department by organizing, supervising and delegating in an efficient manner; Regularly analyze and develop criteria to measure progress and effectiveness of general plant and department operations

    Conduct or attend Quality Assurance Department Meetings as required; Monitor and audit processes, systems and housekeeping to ISO/TS 16949 requirements

    Document all findings and communicate to designated plant and corporate personnel

    Analyze and resolve quality-related problems that arise in the plant and conducts follow-up analysis to avoid re-occurrences

    Daily review of communication affecting product quality requirements; Communicate with Quality Engineer, and Quality Inspectors on a regular basis

    Department budget performance on a monthly basis.

    Systems Development -Responsible for refinements of current system to the ISO/TS 16949 as well as certification as per customer requirement

    Prepare monthly reports on plant quality performance; Monitor all advanced quality planning activity on new products


    Must have 5 years of experience in position offered OR 5 years exp.

    Experience with manpower reductions to optimize efficiency of Quality Department Staff;

    Experience in operating a Coordinate Measuring Machine

    Experience with Customer contact pertaining to all Quality customer concerns

    Management Representative experience with ISO/TS 16949 Quality Management System and ISO 14001 Environmental Management System and Lead Auditor training certification.

    Management System and ISO 14001 Environmental Management System and Lead Auditor training certification.


    • Medical, dental, prescription, vision, life and disability insurance; and a flexible spending account
    • 401(k) retirement savings plan with company match
    • Extensive safety training, new hire orientation, continuous learning and development programs and tuition reimbursement
    • Paid holidays and vacation time

    What do our employees have to say?
    “It engages you professionally, and provides learning opportunities.”
    “Lots of growth opportunity.”
    “The company’s young enough to be exciting, but old enough to be stable.”
    Not just a job—a great place to work!

    Flex-N-Gate is an equal opportunity employer. EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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