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Quality Control Systems Managers - 11-3051.01

O*NET-SOC Description

Plan, direct, or coordinate quality assurance programs. Formulate quality control policies and control quality of laboratory and production efforts.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

  • Product Quality Director
  • Quality and Food Safety Manager
  • Quality and Process Improvement Manager
  • Quality Assurance Director (QA Director)
  • Quality Assurance Manager (QA Manager)
  • Quality Control Manager (QC Manager)
  • Quality Control Supervisor (QC Supervisor)
  • Quality Director
  • Quality Manager
  • Quality Systems Director

SOC Occupation Groups

11-0000 Management Occupations
11-3000 Operations Specialties Managers
11-3050 Industrial Production Managers
11-3051.00 Industrial Production Managers
11-3051.01 Quality Control Systems Managers

Related Occupations

Tasks

  • Analyze quality control test results and provide feedback and interpretation to production management or staff.
  • Audit and inspect subcontractor facilities including external laboratories.
  • Collect and analyze production samples to evaluate quality.
  • Communicate quality control information to all relevant organizational departments, outside vendors, or contractors.
  • Confer with marketing and sales departments to define client requirements and expectations.
  • Coordinate the selection and implementation of quality control equipment, such as inspection gauges.
  • Create and implement inspection and testing criteria or procedures.
  • Direct product testing activities throughout production cycles.
  • Direct the tracking of defects, test results, or other regularly reported quality control data.
  • Document testing procedures, methodologies, or criteria.
  • Evaluate new testing and sampling methodologies or technologies to determine usefulness.
  • Generate and maintain quality control operating budgets.
  • Identify critical points in the manufacturing process and specify sampling procedures to be used at these points.
  • Identify quality problems or areas for improvement and recommend solutions.
  • Instruct staff in quality control and analytical procedures.
  • Instruct vendors or contractors on quality guidelines, testing procedures, or ways to eliminate deficiencies.
  • Monitor development of new products to help identify possible problems for mass production.
  • Monitor performance of quality control systems to ensure effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Oversee workers including supervisors, inspectors, or laboratory workers engaged in testing activities.
  • Participate in the development of product specifications.
  • Produce reports regarding nonconformance of products or processes, daily production quality, root cause analyses, or quality trends.
  • Review and approve quality plans submitted by contractors.
  • Review and update standard operating procedures or quality assurance manuals.
  • Review quality documentation necessary for regulatory submissions and inspections.
  • Review statistical studies, technological advances, or regulatory standards and trends to stay abreast of issues in the field of quality control.
  • Stop production if serious product defects are present.
  • Verify that raw materials, purchased parts or components, in-process samples, and finished products meet established testing and inspection standards.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Advise customers on technical or procedural issues.
  • Analyze data to assess operational or project effectiveness.
  • Analyze data to inform operational decisions or activities.
  • Communicate organizational information to customers or other stakeholders.
  • Communicate organizational policies and procedures.
  • Conduct employee training programs.
  • Confer with organizational members to accomplish work activities.
  • Develop operating strategies, plans, or procedures.
  • Develop organizational methods or procedures.
  • Develop specifications for new products or processes.
  • Direct organizational operations, projects, or services.
  • Document organizational or operational procedures.
  • Evaluate quality of materials or products.
  • Implement organizational process or policy changes.
  • Inspect condition or functioning of facilities or equipment.
  • Maintain knowledge of current developments in area of expertise.
  • Manage control system activities in organizations.
  • Monitor facilities or operational systems.
  • Monitor organizational procedures to ensure proper functioning.
  • Prepare operational budgets.
  • Prepare operational progress or status reports.
  • Recommend organizational process or policy changes.
  • Review documents or materials for compliance with policies or regulations.
  • Supervise employees.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Aerospace and Operational Physiologist (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Aircraft Fuel Systems (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircraft Fuel Systems Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircraft Fuel Systems Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircraft Fuel Systems Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircraft Fuel Systems Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircraft Hydraulic Systems (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircraft Hydraulic Systems Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircraft Hydraulic Systems Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircraft Hydraulic Systems Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircraft Hydraulic Systems Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircrew Flight Equipment (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircrew Flight Equipment Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircrew Flight Equipment Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircrew Flight Equipment Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircrew Flight Equipment Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Aircrew Flight Equipment Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, C-130/C-27J (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, C-17 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, C-20/C-21/C-22/C-37/C-40/E-4/VC-25 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, C-5 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Helper, C-130/C-27J (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Helper, C-17 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Helper, C-20/C-21/C-22/C-37/C-40/E-4/VC-25 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Helper, C-5 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, C-130/C-27J (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, C-17 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, C-20/C-21/C-22/C-37/C-40/E-4/VC-25 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airlift/Special Mission Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, C-5 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Allied Sciences (Army - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Ammunition Material Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ammunition Officer (Marine Corps - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ammunition Specialist (Army - Enlisted)
  • Ammunition Warrant Officer (Army - Warrant Officer only)
  • Armament Systems Maintenance Warrant Officer (Army - Warrant Officer only)
  • Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Fuels (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Aviation Fuels Below Deck Operations Technician (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Aviation Fuels Flight Deck Operations Technician (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Aviation Fuels Shore Base Operations Technician (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Aviation Life Support Systems Training and Acquisition Manager (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Aviation Ordnance Chief (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Aviation Ordnance Officer (Marine Corps - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Aviation Ordnance Weapons and Tactics Instructor (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Aviation Ordnanceman (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Aviation Precision Measurement Equipment (PME) Calibration/Repair Technician, IMA (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Biochemist (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Biochemistry (Army - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Biomedical Laboratory (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Biomedical Laboratory, Biomedical Laboratory Science (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Biomedical Laboratory, Blood Bank (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Biomedical Laboratory, Clinical Chemistry (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Biomedical Laboratory, Environmental and Industrial Hygiene Chemistry (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Biomedical Laboratory, Hematology (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Biomedical Laboratory, Microbiology (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Biomedical Laboratory, Toxicologist (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Biomedical Scientist (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Bulk Fuel Specialist (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Clinical Laboratory (Army - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Collateral Duty Inspector (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Collateral Duty Quality Assurance Representative (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Combat Systems Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Combat Systems Superintendent (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Designated Project Test and Evaluation Coordinator (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Diesel Engine Inspector (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Division Officer, Weapons Department (General) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Division Officer, Weapons Department (Gunnery) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Electromagnetic Compatibility Technician (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Engineering Bulk Fuel System (Shore) Technician (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Fire Control Officer (General) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Fire Control Officer (Surface-To-Air Missiles) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • First Sergeant (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Flight Equipment Technician (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Fuel Depot Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Fuels (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Fuels Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Fuels Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Fuels Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Fuels Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Fuels Manager (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Fuels Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Gunnery/Ordnance Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Health Science Research Officer (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Health Services Quality Assurance Coordinator (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, CV-22 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, H-60 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, MHU-139 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance Helper, CV-22 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance Helper, H-60 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance Helper, MHU-139 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, CV-22 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, H-60 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Helicopter/Tiltrotor Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, MHU-139 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Joint Terminal Attack Controller Evaluator (JTAC-E) (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Main Propulsion Steam Generating Plant Inspector (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Marine Gas Turbine Inspector (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Medical Laboratory Scientist (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Medical Service Corps Officer (Army - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Microbiologist (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Microbiology (Army - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Missile And Space Systems Electronic Maintenance (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Missile And Space Systems Electronic Maintenance Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Missile And Space Systems Electronic Maintenance Apprentice, ALCM (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Missile And Space Systems Electronic Maintenance Apprentice, ICBM (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Missile And Space Systems Electronic Maintenance Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Missile And Space Systems Electronic Maintenance Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Missile And Space Systems Electronic Maintenance Helper, ALCM (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Missile And Space Systems Electronic Maintenance Helper, ICBM (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Missile And Space Systems Electronic Maintenance Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Missile And Space Systems Electronic Maintenance Journeyman, ALCM (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Missile And Space Systems Electronic Maintenance Journeyman, ICBM (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Missile And Space Systems Maintenance Manager (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Missile And Space Systems Maintenance Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Missile Technician (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Missile Technician TRIDENT II SWS MK 98 MOD 6 (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Munitions and Missile Maintenance (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Munitions and Missile Maintenance, Conventional (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Munitions and Missile Maintenance, ICBM (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Munitions and Missile Maintenance, Nuclear (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Munitions Systems (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Munitions Systems Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Munitions Systems Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Munitions Systems Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Munitions Systems Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Munitions Systems Manager (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Munitions Systems Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Naval Air Training and Operating Procedures Standardization Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Naval Engineering Hull Development Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Naval Engineering Inspection Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Naval Engineering Officer, Ship Design (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Naval Engineering Trials and Survey Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Nuclear Medical Science (Army - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Nuclear Weapons (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Nuclear Weapons Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Nuclear Weapons Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Nuclear Weapons Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Nuclear Weapons Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Nuclear Weapons Manager (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Nuclear Weapons Specialist (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Nuclear Weapons Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Oil Analysis Operator/Evaluator (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Operational Test and Evaluation Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ordnance Quality Assurance/Safety Observer (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Ordnance Systems Engineer (Marine Corps - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Parachute Rigger (Army - Enlisted)
  • Petroleum Laboratory Specialist (Army - Enlisted)
  • Petroleum Quality Assurance and Additization Specialist (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Petroleum Supply Specialist (Army - Enlisted)
  • Petroleum Systems Technician (Army - Warrant Officer only)
  • Physiologist (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Preoperational Test and Evaluation Officer (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Quality Assurance Representative (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Quality Assurance Superintendent (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, Any C-135/E-3/E-8 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, B-1 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, B-2 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, B-52 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, KC-10 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, KC-46 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Helper, Any C-135/E-3/E-8 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Helper, B-1 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Helper, B-2 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Helper, B-52 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Helper, KC-10 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Helper, KC-46 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, Any C-135/E-3/E-8 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, B-1 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, B-2 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, B-52 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, KC-10 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Refuel/Bomber Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, KC-46 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Remotely Piloted Aircraft Maintenance (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Remotely Piloted Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, MQ-1/MQ-9 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Remotely Piloted Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice, RQ-4 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Remotely Piloted Aircraft Maintenance Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Remotely Piloted Aircraft Maintenance Helper, MQ-1/MQ-9 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Remotely Piloted Aircraft Maintenance Helper, RQ-4 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Remotely Piloted Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, MQ-1/MQ-9 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Remotely Piloted Aircraft Maintenance Journeyman, RQ-4 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Sergeant Major-First Sergeant (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Ship Type Engineering Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ship Type Planning and Estimating Superintendent (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Special Operations Parachute Rigger (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Special Weapons Assembly Officer (General) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Special Weapons Unit Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Staff Weapons Material Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Staff Weapons Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Strategic Weapons Manager (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Strategic Weapons Operator (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Strategic Weapons Technician (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Strike Warfare/Missile Systems Officer (General) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Strike Warfare/Missile Systems Officer (Surface-to-Air Missile) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Superintendent, Inspector General (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion, and Repair (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Tactical Air Control Party (TACP) (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Tactical Air Control Party (TACP) Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Tactical Air Control Party (TACP) Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Tactical Air Control Party (TACP) Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Tactical Air Control Party (TACP) Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Tactical Air Control Party (TACP) Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Tactical Aircraft Maintenance (5th Generation) (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Tactical Aircraft Maintenance (5th Generation) Apprentice, F-22 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Tactical Aircraft Maintenance (5th Generation) Apprentice, F-35 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Tactical Aircraft Maintenance (5th Generation) Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Tactical Aircraft Maintenance (5th Generation) Helper, F-22 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Tactical Aircraft Maintenance (5th Generation) Helper, F-35 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Tactical Aircraft Maintenance (5th Generation) Journeyman, F-22 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Tactical Aircraft Maintenance (5th Generation) Journeyman, F-35 (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Technical Assistant For Weapons (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Torpedo Weapons Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons Administrator (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Weapons and Ammunition Inspection/Safety Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons and Ammunition Production Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons Design Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons Material Officer (General) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons Officer (Fleet Ballistic Missiles) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons Officer (General) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons Repair Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons Research Planning Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons Safety Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons Specialty (Coast Guard - Warrant Officer only)
  • Weapons Systems Inspection and Survey Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Weapons Technical Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

No information available.

DOT Crosswalk Titles

  • Director, Quality Assurance