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Manufacturing Quality Supervisor

Date: Jul 29, 2022

Location: Durant, OK, US

Company: Dorman Products

Dorman Products, a $1B+ global supplier of aftermarket automotive parts with 3,000+ contributors and 28 sites across the globe, is seeking a Manufacturing Quality Supervisor to join our growing team! You will be responsible for the overall Quality and Process Control management effort at our Dayton Parts business unit located in Durant, OK. Working closely with our Plant Manager and Production Manager, you will manage resources to optimize manufacturing quality, product control, warranty reduction, and implementation of a standardized quality system. Now that Dorman Products and Dayton Parts LLC have joined forces to accelerate growth in the heavy duty aftermarket, we need you to support that growth and make us a heavy duty powerhouse. If you are interested in driving new solutions with a global $1B+ company, apply today and and find out what makes us an industry pioneer, trusted partner, and valued brand!


Primary Duties

  • Daily leadership of the organization’s quality function by building a high-performance team.
  • Maintain a system of quality control procedures that assures compliance to our customers’ quality requirements. Be the key face for the organization with regulatory bodies.
  • Administer the internal quality auditing program.
  • Develop a proactive, structured, documented, and measurable response system to customer quality inquires and issues, as well as to internal stakeholder inquires.
  • Reduce customer complaints using a sense of urgency to attack and resolve product quality/reliability issues, specifically with a bias for individual accountability and action, as well as robust root cause analysis and implementation of corrective actions.
  • Design and deploy a Continuous Improvement culture across the organization
  • Plan, coordinate and direct all the company’s quality standards, processes and operations, directly and indirectly through subordinate professionals, to develop, qualify, implement, and control production processes for heavy duty suspension products.
  • Develop internal and external Quality reporting metrics focused on early recognition and corrective actions to issues, and driving continuous improvement



  • Proven success in a medium size automotive supplier or aftermarket manufacturer preferred
  • Experience in implementing a standardized quality management system like ISO9000 / ITAF16949
  • Knowledge implementing Control Plans, Process Control, and Lean Manufacturing techniques
  • Strong verbal, written and presentation communication skills
  • Ability to lead employees to assure company goals and results are met
  • Highly effective collaborator with internal as well as external resources
  • High-level of personal accountability


Education and/or Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or similar discipline 
  • Minimum of 3 years of manufacturing experience with previous direct (hands-on) Quality Leadership experience in a supervisory role



Dorman Products, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer; we value a combination of ideas, perspectives and cultures. EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V.

Candidates must pass a background check and drug test, as applicable for the role.

Nearest Major Market: Oklahoma

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