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Quality Assurance Manager

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Date: Oct 5, 2022

Location: Avon Lake, OH, US, 44012

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company serving customers in more than 100 countries. We own and operate manufacturing facilities in 17 countries, as well as sales and technical offices around the world. Through our global sales and manufacturing networks, we are able to deliver the products and services our customers need, where and when they need them.

Ensuring compliance of the plant Quality Management System to ISO 9001, EFfCI, and other applicable standards. Provide product support by assessing risk, process capabilities, developing and implementing effective quality assurance controls. 


Essential Job Functions

  • Develop, write, and assist with the implementation of quality assurance controls
  • Develop, maintain, and grow plant quality systems.  Integrate new systems, where applicable.
  • Provide training as needed
  • Procedure alignment across multiple labs, where applicable
  • Coordinate the identification, assignment, monitoring, and completion of process and/or product improvement projects
  • Coordinate the reporting, analysis, and resolution of material nonconformance occurrences
  • Coordinate and lead surveillance and compliance audits.  Including customer audits.
  • Apply statistical and quality tools to analyze data and perform Root Cause Analysis, execute CAPA processes, and improve process capabilities
  • Lead monthly CAPA review updates
  • Function as the corporate quality liaison supporting alignment of plant systems in coordination with corporate objectives
  • Provide support in the rapid resolution of product complaints and/or safety issues.  Including responses to customers.
  • Conduct process and product audits and develop responsive corrective action plans
  • Manage and conduct FMEAs


Required Qualifications

Education / Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in an engineering, chemistry, biology, or technical discipline. Extensive years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree



  • 5 years minimum experience in quality, manufacturing, or engineering
  • 3 years minimum experience with SAP


Skills & Systems:

  • Experience with quality management systems
  • Understanding of ISO 9001, EFfCI, cGMP
  • Experience and familiarity with tools of root cause analysis
  • Effective problem solving and root-cause analysis skills
  • Experience with developing and implementing process controls, corrective and preventive action, and product quality improvement
  • Able to lead and influence others to drive change
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Project planning and management skills

While headquartered in the United States, Lubrizol is truly a global specialty chemical company.  We have a major presence in five global regions and do business in more than 100 countries. Our corporate culture ensures that Lubrizol is one company throughout the world, but you will find each region is a unique place to work, live and play.


Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, religion, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic or trait protected by federal, state, or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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