- 180706 - Quality Engineer
- CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
- 6 Months
- Chipton-Ross is seeking a Quality Engineer for an opening in Mojave, CA.
Quality Engineer with experience in composite aircraft production. The primary task of this role will be to ensure compliance with company policies, practices, procedures and work rules to support and maintain an AS9100-compliant Quality Management System (QMS). The Quality Engineer will possess a thorough knowledge of the aerospace industry and regulatory environment. The successful candidate will work directly with engineering to fully understand the design requirements and to ensure inspection requirements are properly executed and documented. Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills necessary to develop and maintain relationships at all levels in order to identify and resolve obstacles and facilitate results. Additionally the QE may be required to help with in-process inspections in support of production.
Interface with manufacturing, engineering, and suppliers to ensure that requirements are met and correctly documented.
Ensure compliance with company policies, practices, procedures and work rules to support and maintain an AS9100-compliant Quality Management.
Participate in process improvement planning in a Team based environment.
Develop and maintain required process metrics.
Perform process quality audits and internal audits of the QMS.
Coordinate with customers on product quality issues, escapes and development of corrective actions.
Analyze non-conformance trends to evaluate effectiveness of corrective actions.
Successfully handle the quality audit process, including planning, preparing, executing, reporting results, and follow-up.
Comply with safety regulations and promote safe working environment.
ASQ certification preferred.
Degree qualified (or equivalent experience) in Manufacturing, Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering.
Proven hands-on experience in an airframe fabrication, assembly and integration environment.
In depth understanding of the testing, inspection, quality issues and certification of aircraft, including all systems and particularly those associated with composite aero structures.
Knowledge of ISO 9001:2000, AS9100, FAA regulations and industry standards.
Advanced problem solving, including analyzing, investigating and following up.
Proven experience in quantitative data analysis, measurement systems, reporting methodologies and MRB processes.
Knowledge of business systems including ERP, Microsoft Office and CATIA V5.
Being innovative in tactical matters, breaking down barriers, proposing alternate solutions for process improvement.
Attention to detail and follow through.
Accredited Degree qualified (or equivalent experience) in Manufacturing, Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering.
Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406
Phone: (843) 554-5800 x181 or (800) 927-9318 x181
Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.
Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.
Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.