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Quality Assurance Manager

We are looking for a Quality Assurance Manager who will help us inspect and supervise the standards of all operations. You will be required to ensure that all processes are of high quality and maintain records of performance to be reviewed. You will also have to assess and report problems, ensuring they are rectified quickly. Your contribution will ensure the standards and quality of production are maintained at its best.


Production Industry

Production focuses on the process of combining various material inputs to make something for consumption. Job roles in this area concern the manufacturing process, quality assurance, supervising, maintenance, etc.


What to expect from the role

  • Hands-on experience with quality assurance and production.
  • Learning how to organize and multitask on the job.
  • Learn on the job regarding the best practices in the industry.
  • Exposure to the production industry and professionals.


Responsibilities

  • Inspect and ensure high quality is maintained throughout all operations.
  • Assess quality and report issues that occur and ensure corrections are made.
  • Provide guidance and supervise maintenance workers and technicians to ensure good performance delivery.
  • Oversee the consistency of production through a constant check of processes and outputs.
  • Ensure customer satisfaction by taking their requests into consideration.
  • Maintain a database of all quality reports, reviews, statistics and other documents for future use and reference.
  • Regularly review standards and policies.
  • Provide innovative solutions for problem-solving upon reviewing data.
  • Ensure that all procedures are up to legal standards and regulations.
  • Collaborate with external quality assurance managers during on-site inspections.


Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in business administration or relevant fields.
  • Prior experience in quality assurance as a manager or other related roles.
  • Strong knowledge of quality assurance standards and methodologies.
  • Analytical approach with good numerical skill and understanding of statistical analysis.
  • Excellent managerial, leadership and communication skills.
  • Keen attention to detail and organisational abilities.
  • Basic knowledge of computers and use of software like MS Office.
  • Work with professionalism and integrity.


Average Salary

On average $106,654 per annum.

Source - salary.com

Career Path

Quality Assurance Manager is a job role that is for those with intermediate to expert level experience in the field. It is a job with high responsibility and in charge of managing Here are a few steps you can take towards this job role:

  • Bachelor's degree in business administration or relevant fields.
  • A Master’s degree in a similar discipline.
  • 5-10 years in the production industry.


Career Progression

With enough experience in this job role, you can move on to other jobs in this field such as:

  • Production Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Inventory Manager
  • Testing Officer


Sample Questions

Personal
  • What interests you in the job Quality Assurance Manager?

  • What qualities do you have that make you a right fit for this job?

  • Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Human Resources
  • How long do you wish to work, if hired?

  • Would you be okay with working late nights?

  • What makes you think you’d be a good fit with our company culture?

Management
  • Describe one time your policies had failed and how you handled it?

  • How do you handle missed production deadlines?

  • What do you look for when you hire a worker?

Technical skills and knowledge
  • How would you motivate employees finding their job difficult?

  • How would you develop and enforce quality controls?

  • How do you assess client or customer requirements and deliver on them?