Supplier Quality Manager

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Date: Jun 26, 2024

Location: West Chester, OH, US, 45069

Company: Dover Corporation

Connecting and Protecting People, Microwave Products Group (MPG) is a leading global provider of mission-critical engineered electronic components and subsystems comprised of five business units in six manufacturing locations. Our brand names are recognized globally including: BSC Filters, York, UK; Dow-Key Microwave, Ventura, CA; Pole/Zero, West Chester, OH; Espy, Austin, TX; and K&L Microwave, Salisbury, Maryland and Dominican Republic.
Our expertise is the design and manufacture of communications-based specialty products – engineered components and subsystems – for demanding military, space, commercial aerospace/industrial, and telecom infrastructure applications where function and reliability are crucial.


Why work for us?

We prioritize innovation and creativity, career advancement opportunities, a collaborative culture, work -life balance, and competitive compensation and benefits. The backbone behind our collection of outstanding businesses is a team of dedicated employees who protect and enhance our valued reputation for quality and delivering what we promise. It’s our values that defines us to all of our key audiences: our shareholders, customers, prospective employees and especially ourselves.



As a Quality Engineer at Microwave Products Group – Pole/Zero Corporation in West Chester, OH, you will support the military community by managing the supplier quality programs & initiatives, receiving inspection functions and staff.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing the process of receiving inspection to acceptance into stock
  • Responsible for the audit of suppliers to applicable Quality/Business System standards (AS9100, ISO9001, etc.)
  • Responsible for the audit of suppliers to industry technical specifications, as applicable
  • Responsible for maintaining a supplier visit plan to ensure our supply chain is adhering to the Supplier Policy Manual
  • Responsible for supplier visits and maintaining trip reports
  • Responsible for the Supplier Corrective Action System
  • Responsible for the approval and disqualification (when necessary) of suppliers
  • Responsible for developing and maintaining supplier audit records
  • Responsible for investigating problems found in production and/or receiving inspection when related to supplied material
  • Responsible for communicating quality issues or concerns with suppliers
  • Responsible for facilitating MRB for incoming material
  • Responsible for managing the receiving inspection activities and staff and supporting the determination of conformance as necessary
  • Responsible for facilitating FAI on supplied material
  • Responsible for material handling of scrap incoming, raw material, and/or material found in production that was supplied
  • Responsible for reporting supplier performance data, including monthly meetings with management and providing data for supplier scorecards
  • Assist suppliers with quality improvements and drive quality requirements to ensure Pole/Zero is receiving a quality product
  • Work cooperatively with supply chain on improvments with sourcing partners and the process


Knowledge, skills and abilities strongly preferred include:

  • Must be able to effectively communicate with Supply Chain and Engineering on supplier technical/quality issues
  • Excellent communications skills, verbal, and written
  • Must be able to diplomatically work with other departments and communicate effectively with all levels of the organization
  • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must have knowledge of Quality System standards; AS9100, ISO9001, etc. 
  • SPC and Continuous Improvement/Lean Manufacturing knowledge a plus


Requirements Include:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent work experience) in Electrical, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
  • Five years technical experience in the electronics industry a plus
  • Must be a US person (US Citizen or Permanent Resident - Green Card Holder).


Benefits of joining our team!

  • Annual incentive plan (bonus)
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • Up to 10 paid holidays/year
  • 4 hours voluntary time off to volunteer for your favorite charity
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance, subject to applicable premium deductions
  • Short-term and long-term disability insurance – 100% company paid
  • Other ancillary insurance options available
  • 401(k) retirement account with matching MPG contributions
  • Profit Sharing Plan - potential up to 3% of base salary
  • Educational Reimbursement up to $5,250 per year
  • Gym membership reimbursement up to $120 per year



Work Arrangement : Onsite  

Salary Range :    -   

We consider several job-related, non-discriminatory factors when determining the pay rate for a position, including, but not limited to, the position’s responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, a candidate’s education/training, the position’s location, and the key skills needed for the position.  Pay is one of the Total Rewards that we provide to compensate and recognize employees for their work.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

Attention Applicants: If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, please let us know. Likewise, if you are limited in the ability to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, we will determine an alternate way for you to apply. Please contact for assistance with an accommodation. Kindly specify Job Requisition Number / Job Title and Location in response.

Job Function : Quality & Continous Improvement

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

Job Segment: Supply Chain Manager, Supply Chain, Quality Manager, Industrial Engineer, Quality Engineer, Operations, Quality, Engineering

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