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Quality Manager

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Vishay manufactures one of the world's largest portfolios of discrete semiconductors and passive electronic components that are essential to innovative designs in the automotive, industrial, computing, consumer, telecommunications, military, aerospace, and medical markets. We help the world's most in-demand technologies come to life. Every day our products touch your life and the lives of people across the world, though you likely do not know it. Come join us and help us build The DNA of tech.


Where You'll Work & The Scope

Vishay, Yankton, South Dakota, is currently seeking a full-time Quality Manager responsible for the efficient running of the Quality function within the Yankton South Dakota manufacturing location.  We’re looking for an experienced Quality Manager with strong supervisory and auditing skills.   


How You'll Help Us Build the DNA of Tech:

  • Supervise Quality personnel in the performance of their job duties.
  • Design and audit a control system that monitors the quality of the product; from design, purchase and test of materials, process control, inspection and testing of the final product; to identify and record exceptions to the specifications desires.  
  • Manage total quality program 
  • Meet and deal with audit and survey individuals who may be in for source inspections, ISO90001, ISO13485, AS9100, IATF16949, etc.
  • Negotiate new customer requirements
  • Evaluate customer specifications for costing of inspection requirements as required by Engineering.
  • Initiate programs for documentation and control of the quality procedures and processes of the manufacturing operation.
  • Perform vendor quality surveys.  
  • Direct and approve the product evaluation plan for the location.
  • Initiate quality-training programs.
  • Examine customer quotation requests and specifications.
  • Audit and analyze customer complaints and field reports.
  • Conduct customer surveys of company facilities regarding the location quality program.


Experience You'll Need:

  • Supervisory experience required
  • 3+ years related quality engineering experience
  • IATF 16949 knowledge highly beneficial
  • Internal Auditor experience necessary
  • Customer Complaint experience highly beneficial
  • Excellent communication skills to deal effectively with employees at all levels in the organization, as well as outside individuals such as customers, source inspectors, auditors, etc.
  • Experience with Export Compliance/ITAR preferred



  • Health, Dental, & Vision Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Tuition Reimbursement


This position requires access to information subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations and/or the Export Administration Regulations. As such, this position is open only to applicants who qualify as “U.S. Persons” according to U.S. federal law.


Vishay offers a comprehensive suite of benefit programs including health care coverage, financial support programs and other resources designed to help you achieve your personal and professional goals. With us, you'll experience unique career paths, an open and collaborative culture, a stable business that will be there for you, and opportunities to work globally and locally. Do you have the skills we need? Are you ready to power your career as you power the world? If so, apply today.


 Vishay is an AAP and Equal Opportunity Employer

Nearest Major Market: Sioux Falls