Quality Manager - Dallas, TX

Dallas, TX, US, 75201

Lawn & Garden Central

 

Job ID:  490591

 

Oldcastle APG, a CRH Company, is the leading provider of outdoor living solutions in North America with an award-winning portfolio that enables customers to Live Well Outside. Inspiring endless possibilities with enduring performance, its collection of premier building products create inviting outdoor spaces where people connect, reflect and recharge. The manufacturer’s signature brands include Belgard® and Echelon® hardscape and masonry materials; Barrette Outdoor Living® and MoistureShield® fencing, decking and railing; Sakrete® and Amerimix® packaged concrete and mortar; Techniseal® sands, jointing technologies and surface protectors; PebbleTec® pool finishes; plus popular brands of landscape and gardening materials.     

 

Job Summary

 

As the Quality Manager for a large Lawn and Garden business with multiple locations, you will be responsible for developing, managing, and owning a Quality program which supports revenue growth, margin improvement and performance gains. Reporting directly to the GM, you will support the overall product quality in 20+ manufacturing facilities, ensuring compliance with quality standards and processes.

 

Responsibilities

 

Quality Assurance

 

  • Review, develop and manage SOPs, best practices, and benchmarks
  • Work directly with plant personnel to ensure adherence to Quality processes, audit systems and reporting
  • Review and update quality manual and provide training and resources plant teams
  • Leverage available data to develop a comprehensive quality dashboard, identifying trends, areas of opportunity, measure performance levels and recommended actions for improvement
  • Work directly with Technical Services to ensure product formulation and design accuracy

 

Operational Efficiency and Profit Improvement Initiatives

 

  • Understand plant flows and processes to ensure quality of input materials
  • Work with operations management to optimize efficiencies
  • Participate in cost reduction efforts and ensure accuracy of bill of materials compared to actual production
  • Identify trends and collaborate with other business unit leaders to improve profitability

 

Requirements

 

  • Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of 3 years of experience in Quality assurance-related roles
  • Horticulture experience preferred
  • Advanced Excel Skills (Business Intelligence & Analytics software a plus)
  • Must have strong analytical skills
  • Ability to travel domestically up to 75% of the time, with some air travel, depending on distance to site
  • Ability to be a strong communicator (written and verbal), that can communicate well with production employees as well as senior leader in the organization

 

What CRH Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A diverse and inclusive culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

 

About CRH

 

CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.

 

If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!

 

Oldcastle APG, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

 

 

 

Date:  Feb 9, 2024


Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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