Red Oak / Columbus, Texas / Mississippi, United States
**One position will be located at suppliers' facilities in Columbus, MS and the other in Red Oak, TX**
Position Purpose: Under moderate supervision, having been adequately trained, perform all tasks in area of responsibility in a timely and efficient manner. Support aircraft inspection/quality/certification system requirements to ensure all aspects of the purchased or manufactured articles comply with approved quality system requirements and are certified as compliant to type design or are compliant with in-service limitations for Repair Station activities.
Essential Functions: 1. Ensure compliance to all regulatory and Quality System Requirements. 2. Provide technical guidance and direction to supported organizations and/or administrative personnel. 3. Manage entry of data contained within the electronic systems to assure accurate status reporting of supplier surveys, product/process audits, aircraft status or quality system performance. 4. Validate compliance of required corrective action implementation for timeliness and effectiveness. 5. Develop and maintain specific work instructions for functions performed within the group. 6. Monitor and report on the inspection and quality system performance.
Additional Functions: 1. Ensure Quality policies are practiced. Make recommendations and implement procedures to improve Quality. 2. Work with other departments as needed to meet quality compliance of parts and processes. 3. Perform other functions as assigned.
Unique Skills: Must possess all the following skills: - 3 years experience in inspection of either (1) assemblies containing composite materials or (2) hand layup / auto fiber placement (AFP) layup of composite materials required; experience w/graphite material is preferred. - Ability to interrogate Catia V5 models required. - Perform inspection duties utilizing engineering drawings and orders, work instructions, technical specifications, QA procedures and instructions, and other related documents.
Education and Experience Requirements: Bachelors degree in a related curriculum or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Entry level position. Associates degree and 1-2 years related technical experience in a manufacturing environment or repair and overhaul working with quality management systems with continually increasing responsibility may offset the Bachelor degree requirement.
**One position will be located at suppliers' facilities in Columbus, MS and the other in Red Oak, TX.**
Other Requirements: 1. Ability to understand, apply and communicate blueprints/specifications. 2. Preferred knowledge of Federal Aviation Regulations and Quality Control System requirements. 3. Computer literate; capable of working within the various software applications utilized throughout the corporation. 4. Preferred knowledge of Quality Systems, Quality Control, Blueprints, Quality Documentation and applicable FAA Documentation. 5. Preferred specific experience working with Quality Systems/Quality Control.