Minco Quality Technician Supervisor in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Quality Technician Supervisor Job LocationsUS-MN-MinneapolisID 2018-1734 # of Openings 1 Category Quality Assurance Overview At Minco, you can make a difference by being part of something that is evolving, growing and continually improving. Minco products can be found everywhere from on an oil rig miles under the sea to satellites miles above our heads - and in your doctor s office! Our temperature sensing, controlling, and heating, as well as the flexible circuits that pull it all together, are in products that save people s lives, explore the world, protect our military, and bring energy to everyone. Do you enjoy leading quality technicians in first article inspection, calibration, and receiving inspection? Then this Quality Technician Supervisor position is for you! Every day you will help Minco succeed by participating in quality functions, supervising the quality technician team, ensuring specification requirements are met and living Minco s icare values -- Integrity, Communication, Accountability, Respect, & Energy. Responsibilities Supervise quality technicians in first article inspection, calibration and receiving inspection Hire, train, evaluate performance, provide compensation recommendations, and determine and carry out disciplinary actions when necessary Ensure resources and personnel are available and allocated to meet operational demand, responds to employee and management questions and concerns, and monitors operational accuracy and efficiency Assist in first article inspections, calibrations, receiving inspection and mentor and coach on best practices Participate in meetings with internal and external customers to understand project needs and timelines and ensure production transition Ensures quality objectives, safety targets, efficiency metrics, and other operational measurements are met Develop, analyze and review a variety of operational reports across the functions to improve quality, efficiency, yield, volumes, and implement operational changes as required Ensure compliance with department policies and procedures and applicable laws, rules, and regulations Partner with other departments to review operational quality, data, process efficiency, safety, implement department activities, and solve operational problems Assist with reviewing and coordinating production and general operations, such as shop order management, scheduling, inventory management, quality, and maintenance requirements by reviewing operational reports and results Qualifications Basic Qualifications: Associates Degree in Engineering or a Technical field Five years of engineering or production support experience Two years of supervisory or lead experience Preferred Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Engineering Experience supervising and evaluating employees Ability to handle and resolve conflict within groups Knowledge of fundamental problem solving techniques related to manufacturing principles and practices Experience developing operational policies and procedures Ability to coordinate projects and operations with other functions and supervisors Understand basic operations management principles Understand basic project management principles and practices PC skills; Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint); and other applicable applications Effective communication skills throughout the organization in all roles and functions What Skills You Bring: Demonstrated ability to effectively build relationships with employees and management Strong experience responding to and resolving questions and concerns Project management, organizational, analytical and presentation skills Proven track record of implementing programs, policies, and procedures Demonstrated ability to work efficiently under conditions of multiple deadlines and changing priorities Experience working in a fast-paced, dynamic and multi-cultural environment Excellent written and oral communication skills for