Participates or leads teams to provide quality input for the development, manufacture, procurement, and acceptance of a variety of products related to metal AM products produced within an aerospace additive manufacturing environment.
Experience in implementing and maintaining NADCAP certified inspection.
Develops methods and writes detailed instructions for inspection processes.
Align process documentation with process capabilities.
Analyze and implement customer requirements into existing systems and processes.
Coordinates the design and calibration of product acceptance equipment and the ordering of testers, gages, and equipment to support product acceptance.
Provides technical assistance to inspection areas and additive manufacturing teams.
Lead the APQP Process for new products and processes
Participate in design reviews, development and support of PFMEA / Control Plans.
Develops and monitors quality metrics, levels, and trends.
Collect, evaluate and develop statistical data and monitor process control.
Analyzes and makes recommendations regarding product discrepancies.
Evaluates opportunities for defect prevention and implements specific and preventative corrective actions.
Develops test procedures and performs evaluation tests, capability studies, quality audits, data reviews, and other engineering evaluations utilizing Six Sigma methodology.
Interacts with customers, suppliers, designers, and others to assist in resolving design, development, production, and acceptance issues primarily in the advanced manufacturing area.
Provides technical consultation to management and others and leads technical project teams.
Evaluate and report progress of team toward established goals and objectives.
Resolve problems, make process improvements and respond to internal and external customer inquiries regarding quality issues.
Perform compliance and system effectiveness audits to insure adherence to company policies, procedures and customer requirements.
Resolve internal and external customer complaints in such a manner as to prevent a recurrence.
Train associates in both theory and application of quality tools such as statistics, inspection methods, problem solving, process analysis and improvement.
Programing and operation of CMM, 3D Scanning and various measuring equipment and devices.
Experience in layout inspection.
Generate CMM Inspection Reports - Collect, collate and report data results in required formats (FAIR, PPAP, ADP, etc.) per AS9102
Experience in GD&T.
Organize and present data to management for decision making.
Resolve disputes with internal and external customer involving product quality.
Assist in other tasks as required
Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university in a technical or related field required.
Demonstrated ability to balance department efficiency and service excellence.
Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communications skills including ability to listen attentively and to communicate information clearly and effectively.
Demonstrated interpersonal, collaborative, and relationship-building skills; ability to interact positively with teammates at various levels across the company and customers.
Demonstrated ability to work well with cross-functional groups.
Self-motivated, able to multi-task, and detail oriented.
Strong organizational, analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills.
Must be able to learn procedures quickly and be a team player.
Able to maintain a professional demeanor and a polished professional appearance.
Background checks will be completed on all candidates considered for hire.