Quality Engineering Manager

Deer Park, IL 60047

Employment Type: Permanent Job Category: Quality Engineering Job Number: Ss957665220 Compensation: $120,000 / year

Job Description

Title: Quality Engineering Manager

Location: Deer Park, IL 

Sterling has helped build careers for thousands for professionals like yourself. Our expert recruiters support you at every step in the process and as a Best of Staffing company, Sterling provides exciting work with exceptional employers across the U.S.

Hire Type: Direct Hire

Job Duties:
  • Manages staff resources and organization structure to adequately align with and meet business objectives for new and existing customers
  • Identifies areas to improve Quality Engineering Department processes and implement best practices
  • Reviews and identifies areas to improve Inspection Department processes and implement best practices
  • Maintains the Customer Issue Report
  • Coordinates and monitors Returned Goods Authorization (RGA) process and status. 
  • Leads Material Review Board (MRB) including scheduled review of discrepant hold area
  • Responsible for the Corrective Action System; this includes but is not limited to reporting cause, corrective action and verification of effectiveness and verifies information is complete and accurate
  • Responsible for the Late Shipment System
  • Gains a full understanding of the total work volume handled by the Quality Department on a monthly, quarterly, and yearly basis
  • Develops strategies for addressing unfavorable quality trends in order to reduce the quantity/frequency
  • Maintains budgetary spending in the Quality Engineering Department
  • Monitors and mentors Quality Engineering and Inspection leadership on spending in departments against approved and adjusted budgets
  • Reviews and suggests ideas for financial budgets for Quality Engineering department
  • Leads, motivates and inspires all direct reports
  • Monitors and reviews performance of direct reports, and provides prompt and objective coaching, mentoring and counseling
  • Resolves performance, job satisfaction, and interpersonal issues, balancing employee and department needs.
  • Develops on-boarding and training programs and guides creation of development plans
  • Manages team including recruiting, developing and evaluating team members


  • Four-year Engineering Bachelor degree (B.S.) from four-year college or university
  • Minimally 2+ years experience managing quality engineers
  • Black Belt preferred
  • Medical field experience highly preferred
  • Minitab expertise required
  • Quality Engineering Experience in implementing QMS systems, Supplier QA and Quality auditing

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information. 


Meet Your Recruiter

Ally Boushley

Ally Boushley is a seasoned Technical Recruiter specializing in the Commercial Division, boasting a remarkable 8-year career in the dynamic realm of recruitment. Ally's passion for matchmaking candidates with the perfect roles and her knack for uncovering rare talents make her a respected figure in the talent acquisition landscape.

As a Technical Recruiter, Ally's profound understanding of industry intricacies within the Commercial Division allows her to excel in her craft. Her expertise bridges the gap between candidates and clients and positions her as a strategic partner in shaping their success stories.

Ally's true joy in recruiting comes from her ability to be a talent matchmaker. She revels in the thrill of finding elusive "purple squirrel" candidates with rare and exceptional skills that perfectly align with niche job requirements. Exploring new industries, discovering unique companies, and learning about diverse skill sets fuels her passion. For Ally, knowledge is power, and she actively seeks opportunities to expand her understanding of the ever-evolving recruitment landscape.

Her advice to job seekers is simple yet profound: Always take the interview. Ally understands that every interview holds the potential to lead to unexpected opportunities or connections that can positively change one's career trajectory. She encourages candidates to approach each interview as a valuable learning experience and a chance to meet influential individuals who may shape their future.

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