Title: SENIOR QUALITY
To: Director of Quality Management
Position Summary: Responsible for identifying
quality assurance methods that reduce the potential for process and product
nonconformities, enhancing monitoring and measurement methods, and supporting
the Organization in process and product performance analysis, corrective
actions, and continuous improvements.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Implement methods for manufacturing and quality
control that improve the dependability and reliability of processes to
prevent and/or detect frequency of process and product failures;
- Generate preventative quality techniques to
improve product quality, reduce in-process and final product
nonconformities, and reduction of scrap;
- Establish statistical confidence by identifying
sample size and acceptable error for processes;
- Identify monitoring, measuring, and inspection
tools that should be used for manufacturing and quality control;
- Work with management to investigate and
troubleshoot manufacturing and quality control issues;
- Participate with Management in Corrective Action
processes, to include root cause analyses, to reduce future likelihood of
process and/or product failures;
- Work with suppliers to ensure/improve quality
trends through supplier evaluations and participation in supplier
corrective action processes;
- Provide proposals for continuous improvement and
automation in the areas of quality inspection, manufacturing, and records
management for identification and traceability;
- Perform process audits to ensure established
manufacturing and quality control process instructions are carried out as
defined and to identify potential deficiencies and/or areas for
improvement that impact the quality of products;
- Generate failure analysis reports, as required;
- Participate in Material Review Board, as
- Support 5S and Lean Manufacturing Initiatives.
Qualifications/requirements: Fully fluent
in the English language in both oral and written form. Ability to communicate
in Spanish language preferable. Proficient in MS Office. High energy and self-driven
other Qualifications/requirements: Ability
to safely and successfully perform essential job functions consistent with the
ADA, FMLA, and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting
qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards.
to maintain reasonably regular, punctual attendance consistent with the ADA,
FMLA, and other federal, state and local standards.
be required to work daily overtime and occasional weekends.
with all personnel policies
This position requires
use of and access to information which is subject to the International Traffic
in Arms Regulations (ITAR). Accordingly,
all Quality Engineers must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen,
U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Temporary Resident,
Political Asylee, or Refugee.
DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of
those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential
functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
required to stand, and move about the facility. Regularly required to perform
physical work with hands during entire shift. The employee must regularly lift
and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and
occasionally lift and/or move up to 35 pounds.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work
environment characteristics described here are representative of those an
employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions.
Work usually performed in a production floor. May
work at different workstations as production needs require, or shifts from one
station to another, during the assembly process. The noise level in the work
environment is usually moderate, unless otherwise noted by safety signage.
Bachelor’s Degree in Quality/Industrial Engineering or related field
required. Minimum of three years’ experience in Quality Control and/or Quality
Engineering required. Experience working in a manufacturing environment that is
certified to ISO 9001 and/or AS9100 preferred. Capability to read and
understand complex assembly drawings and engineering technical documentation
required. Experience with statistical analysis required.