Medical Device Manufacturing, careers that make a difference!  Freudenberg Medical is a leading manufacturer of medical devices and components, complex catheter systems for minimally invasive surgery, and products for bio/pharma applications.  Join our fast growing team!


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Quality Supervisor
Experience working and leading quality inspection teams in a manufacturing environment to create life saving medical devices.

Your tasks

  • Leads and directs the daily activities of all inspection functions within the Quality department & coordinate inspector’s workload.
  • Responsible for ownership of CAPAs related to QC issues.
  • Train QC inspectors making sure standard work is being followed.
  • Determine training targets, update and maintain versatility matrix. Ensures team is cross-trained. 
  • Oversee the inspection and testing of materials, parts and products to ensure adherence to established requirements, quality standards and applicable government regulations.
  • Oversight of non-conforming materials and ensuring that product is properly segregated and dispositioned per Material Review Board.
  • Interprets and executes inspection requirements according to company requirements.
  • Responsible for scheduling quality inspection activities to support operations in meeting required schedules or to resolve complex problems.
  • Executes Non-Conformance Reports as needed.
  • Place purchase requests for QC operating supplies and office equipment.
  • Collects data and reports to management on inspection performance and quality metrics.
  • Reviews and improves, as necessary, inspection procedures and documents.
  • Recommends corrective action where necessary, develops quality control manuals, and participates in the development of new methods, procedures, and systems.
  • Maintain QC inspector timecards and approve payroll.
  • Leads Customer Audits when required.
  • In addition to weekly workload, provides weekend and evening support for production as necessary to support schedules, validation work, etc.

Our expectations

  • Minimum 2-year experience and Associates degree.
  • 3 years in a supervisor or leadership role in a manufacturing environment preferred.
  • Experience coordinating incoming inspection, in-process inspection, and final inspection.
  • Proficient with reading engineering drawings, written specifications, production documentation, using calibrated inspection equipment such as gauges, calipers, smart scope, multimeters, manometers, pull test and other inspection equipment.
  • Experience coordinating incoming inspection, in-process inspection, and final inspection.
  • Leadership ability and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated experience of leadership role in quality systems.
  • In-depth technical knowledge of medical devices. Experience in quality inspection capacity with extrusion and molding silicon preferred.
  • Hands on, high energy approach to work
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills to effectively work in a team environment; high customer empathy and desire to enthusiastically serve
  • Ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects, track progress of projects and stay on schedule.  Strong planning and organizational skills
  • Work with little supervision with ability to prioritize tasks.
  • Make educated decisions based on facts and data
  • Proficient in Word and Excel to create procedures, work instructions, forms etc..  Proficient with solid modeling/SolidWorks and CAD software

Preferred Qualifications:

  • SAP Quality Module experience


Freudenberg Medical, part of the Freudenberg Group, is a global partner for the design, development and manufacture of innovative medical devices and components. With 11 manufacturing operations and more than 1,500 associates worldwide, Freudenberg Medical offers a wide range of manufacturing capabilities from high precision molding and extrusion to drug coatings, finished devices, and subassemblies for catheters and minimally invasive devices.

For over 30 years, medical device and healthcare companies have trust Freudenberg Medical to manufacture their custom components and devices. We operate FDA-registered, ISO 13485 certified medical device facilities with Class 7 & 8 cleanrooms. Design and manufacturing operations are located in the United States (California, Indiana, Massachusetts, Minnesota), Germany, Ireland, Costa Rica, and China.

Location: Carpinteria, CA


We are currently hiring for a Quality Supervisor who is:

  • Responsible to supervise, coach and develop the QA staff.
  • Able to ensure compliance with the quality system and related standards such as FDA/ISO 13485.
  • Striving to ensure Quality procedures are in place, accurate and followed.
  • Self-motivated and thrives in a fast –paced, team-driven, “lean” systems environment, where every day brings new projects and challenges.

It’s an exciting time to work at Freudenberg Medical. We know our ability to succeed depends upon the people we employ. Leading-edge technology, the highest standards, and outstanding people make Freudenberg Medical the employer of choice in this industry. We offer a competitive salary plus a full range of benefits including medical, dental and vision insurance, as well as 401K Match. #LI-FM2020

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Freudenberg Medical - Carpinteria, CA
Hermain Memon ∙ Human Resources Administrator ∙ 1110 Mark Avenue ∙ 93013 Carpinteria, CA ∙
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