Chicago manufacturing recruitment firm seeks a Quality Manager

Kappa Search is a manufacturing recruitment firm that specializes in the recruitment and placement of manufacturing and operations professionals. We are actively recruiting for a Quality Manager as follows:


  • The incumbent will be the point of contact for all quality escalations and decision making/problem solving.
  • Interface with the new product design/development and manufacturing teams to ensure proper validation, appropriate testing and successful launch of new products
  • Lead a team of Quality Engineers and Quality Technicians
  • Lead efforts for the company quality system/ ISO certification.
  • Champion the maintenance and evolution of our quality management system.
  • Embrace a customer facing role, will work directly with the customer on quality issues and audits.
  • Will also be responsible for managing the professionals on the quality team.


  • Bachelors degree in Engineering or Manufacturing Technology
  • Solid quality background including hands-on experience with PPAP, Control Plan, SPC, CAPA, NCR, 8D, fishbone diagram, validation protocols and ISO certification.
  • Strong internal quality process experience.
  • Excellent problem solver