30 days old

Quality Engineer

GE Energy
**Job Description Summary**

As the site focal for supplier quality matters, be responsible to oversee and drive the quality performance of all suppliers/vendors and conformance to quality system requirements.

**Job Description**

**Essential Responsibilities:**

+ Monitor, track and drive quality performance of suppliers/vendors to meet site performance targets and expectations for system compliance and delivered product yield.

+ Continual review of quality metrics and develop quality improvement plans to ensure supplier/vendor performance.

+ Manage supplier/vendor escapes and drive timely and effective supplier/vendor corrective action plans.

+ Engage with supplier/vendor to develop capability and expertise in systematic application of RCA methods and quality improvement tools.

+ Develop the supplier audit plan and execute initial and periodic supplier/vendor audits in accordance with quality system requirements.

+ Monitor the audit results and trends to identify and coordinate continuous improvement plans to improve the quality performance.

+ Track and ensure audit corrective actions are completed timely and effectively.

+ Ensure timely flow down and implementation of specification, drawing and procedural changes.

+ Maintain and perform continuous review of supplier quality management procedures as part of the quality system.

+ Ensure new suppliers/vendors are qualified in accordance with quality, operational and engineering requirements to meet business expectations.

+ Support engagement and participation in Lean and continuous improvement.

+ Drive and promote Quality culture and participate in EHS and other shop initiatives as necessary.

+ Support the team in driving of business unit quality performance and metrics as necessary.

+ Support the team in review and approval of New Product Introduction (NPI) and Process Change Notice (PCN) initiatives as necessary.

**Qualifications / Requirements:**

+ Bachelors degree in Engineering from an accredited university or college (or equivalent)

+ Minimum of 2 years relevant aerospace experience in repair/manufacturing or a quality assurance role.

+ Knowledge of general aviation legislation and quality systems (ISO9001/AS9100);

+ Knowledge of repair/manufacturing fundamentals and processes.

+ Holds a recognized Lead Auditor or Internal Auditor certification

+ Knowledge of Six Sigma quality concepts and tools.

+ Good command of written and spoken English

+ Basic proficiency with of PC tools and software (e.g. Microsoft Office)

**Desired Characteristics:**

+ Knowledge of manufacturing processes (heat treat, welding, shot peening, coating, chemical processes, non-conventional machining)

+ Demonstrated work experience in reading and interpreting blueprints or engineering specifications;

+ Knowledge of RCCA/HF techniques

+ Knowledge of Lean concepts and tools.

+ Good initiative and analytical skills

+ Strong attention to detail and accuracy

+ Ability to communicate at all levels of the organization

+ Demonstrated oral and written communication skills

+ Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

**Additional Information**

**Relocation Assistance Provided:** No


Posted: 2021-03-15 Expires: 2021-04-14

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