Quality Assurance Manager

Date: Aug 5, 2022

Location: Auburn, AL, US, 36832

Company: Aptar Group



At Aptar, we use insights, design, engineering and science to create innovative packaging technologies that build brand value for our customers, and, in turn, make a meaningful difference in the lives, looks, health and homes of people around the world.

Every day, Aptar creates “a-ha moments” for its customers and their consumers and patients by continually bringing innovations to market that convert non-dispensing packaging into breakthrough product-dispensing systems, including those that give people more effective ways to put on their favorite fragrance, kids the opportunity to pour ketchup without making a mess and patients connected technologies that help them more easily adhere to treatment.

We have manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and South America and over 13,000 dedicated employees in 18 different countries.



  • attract and develop high performing people.
  • promote a diverse and inclusive work environment.
  • allow for failure by allowing people to make mistakes through an open and trusting environment.
  • invest in the development of employees through local, regional and global career opportunities.
  • contribute to the communities where we reside.



We have an exciting position open in North America: Quality Assurance Manager, reporting to the Quality Director. This position is based in Auburn, AL.




Responsibilities Include but are not limited to the following:

· Create and further develop inspection tools, techniques, and procedures to standardize defect identification/categorization and increase the efficiencies of Quality Attribute inspection program.

· Utilize project management skills to organize and lead cross-functional teams to accomplish continuous improvement goals.

· Provide mechanisms of communication that escalate events that are costly, urgent, and unusual to management.

· Create and further develop reporting for defective product sources to isolate actionable opportunities for improvement in sorting from production, scrap, and rework.

· Initiate CAR process and utilize root cause analysis tools to implement permanent corrective actions addressing the identified root cause.

· Review and audit inspection process results and disposition decisions of QA team members.

· Manage Quality Inspectors training, work flow, schedules, timecards, accounts & logins, etc.

· Other duties as assigned.


Qualifications/Education/Special Skills
· Bachelor’s and/or master’s degree in an engineering discipline or 5-7 years related experience
· At least 3 years of manufacturing experience
· Minimum of 3 years of experience in quality and/or quality-related engineering
· Working knowledge of ISO 9001 and 13485
· Certified internal or lead auditor preferred
· Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing knowledge


An exciting, diverse and value based working environment.

Award-winning corporate university offering personal development and training opportunities.

Competitive base salary and performance-based bonus plan.

Contribute to the communities where we reside.

Innovative benefits plan which includes: 401K plan, vacation, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, and generous paid maternity/paternity leave.

Be You. Be aptar:

Aptar is an equal opportunities employer. We believe that a diverse workforce is key to our success. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion, or belief.

Nearest Major Market: Auburn
Nearest Secondary Market: Opelika