Quality Manager


Romeoville, IL, US, 60446

REQ ID:  46518

SEE designs and delivers packaging solutions that protect essential goods transported worldwide, preserve food, enable e-commerce and digital connectivity, and help create a global supply chain that is touchless, safer, less wasteful, and more resilient.


Our people are entrepreneurial innovators and problem solvers committed to bringing unique insights and solutions to the needs of our customers, stakeholders, and society. At SEE, we are creating a community of inventors, problem solvers, and future makers who are passionate about fulfilling our purpose.


SEE generated $5.6 billion in revenue in 2022 and has approximately 16,300 employees who serve customers in 120 countries/territories. To learn more, visit www.sealedair.com.

Job Description

The Quality Manager is a leadership role dedicated to maintaining and improving the capability of the facility to safely deliver the highest quality products at the lowest possible cost through the application of an effective quality system. The Quality Manager reports directly to the site Plant Manager along with functional reporting to the Liquibox Director of Quality. The incumbent will take direction and objective setting from both.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities

Follow and ensure that all Key Operating Procedures are upheld, including but not limited to:

  • Safety – LTCT; use of proper PPE; adherence to all applicable safety rules.
  • Quality – PQCT, Injection molded and assembled product, and Inspection procedures.
  • SOPs – Methods for performing work.

Work as a valuable Team member to accomplish business goals and objectives:

  • Lead root cause investigations and corrective action activities for quality issues or customer complaints in a timely manner.
  • Revise quality control plans to reflect decision-making protocol for out-of-control conditions and fit-for-use acceptance criteria, as applicable.
  • Support R&D studies relating to process improvement. 
  • Ensure compliance with MOC process and IPPAAR/PPAP submissions, reviews and approvals.  
  • Lead relevant sections of APQP process.
  • Ensure compliance to specifications of raw materials.
  • Communicate with customers in product quality specifications, testing, conformance and COA requirements.

As SQF Practitioner, manage site’s Food Safety and Quality Management systems, including:

  • Create quality test methods and operating procedures.
  • Ensure relevancy of quality control plans, PQCT, and FMEA documentation.
  • Facilitate internal, second and third-party audits and supply company documents as requested.
  • Work with Technical group to qualify new suppliers, including conducting audits
  • Chair monthly food safety and quality management review meetings.
  • Contribute to plant-wide communications meetings.
  • Develop and oversee site instrument calibration program. 
  • Lead site activities to ensure compliance to any applicable systems (i.e., SQF, Kosher, IMS/FDA, customer specific). 
  • Serve as HACCP Coordinator, leadership role of Food Safety Team.
  • Plan and lead food safety and GMP Audits.
  • Lead and Participate in Quality peer meetings.
  • Other responsibilities and projects as assigned.


Salary range for this position is $88,100 to $132,108 USD


Education required:  High Diploma, mandatory. Bachelor’s Degree and Six Sigma Green Belt, preferred.

Specific skills:  Supervision experience required with ability to effectively manage, motivate, and lead team with clear communication and company vision. Excellent knowledge of SPC, formal SQF (or equivalent) and HACCP training. Familiar with process improvement tools, including Pareto, root cause analysis, flow charting, histograms, control charts, APQP, Gage R&R, SPC, A3. Strong ability to read and interpret product specifications, customer requirements, regulatory documentation.

Certifications: Preferred Membership & Experience with: SQF Practitioner, HACCP Certified, American Society for Quality (ASQ), Certified Manager of Quality/Operational Excellence, Certified Quality Engineer, Certified Quality Auditor.

Computer experience and software:  Proficiency with all Microsoft programs, Oracle, WMS, Minitab.

Requisition id: 46518 

Relocation: No  


The Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and to all employees, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected disability, veteran status, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state or local laws.


*Please be cautious of fraudulent recruiting efforts using the SEE name or logo. SEE will never request private information during the application process, such as a Driver's License or Social Security Number. If you have any concerns about information received from SEE during the application process, please reach out to us directly at [email protected]



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

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Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.

Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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