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  • Job Title
  • Quality Engineer (aerospace)
  • Location
  • Phoenix
  • Job Number
  • 143329
  • State
  • Arizona
  • Job Class
  • Full Time
  • Category
  • Engineering
Job Description
Expanding ISO 9001 and AS9100 certified manufacturing company has immediate need for an experiencedQuality Engineerfor the new facility located in Phoenix, AZ. Great opportunity to join an established company in a brand new building. Permanent full time position with great benefits!


  • Applies modern quality principles, concepts, and methods including Lean manufacturingand Six Sigma to reduce cost and ensure the quality of products and services
  • Oversee the Material Review Board to ensure that products meet specifications and performance standards
  • Manage the non-conformance issues, and escalate needs as appropriate, and evaluate the effectiveness of corrective actions
  • Participate in continuous improvement initiatives and Process Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (PFMEA) efforts to quantify and reduce risk
  • Collaborate with the Machine Shop and Final Assembly/Test personnel to resolve technical issues and provide inspection training as needed
  • Review Engineering Change Requests/Orders and new drawings for quality compliance.
  • Administer Calibration requirements and gage control
  • Prepare FAIR form 3 as required.
  • Provide training on processes and work instructions for inspectors
  • Generate 8130-3 tags when needed
  • Coordinates Customer Source Inspection and/or performs Designated Source Quality Representative functions
  • Analyze returned switches and implement corrective actions as necessary
  • Coordinate with customers on product quality issues, escapes, and development of corrective actions
  • Perform Quality process audits, including planning, preparing, executing, reporting results, and follow-up


  • Education: Must have one of the following: Bachelors Degree and 4+ years relevant experience OR aMastersDegree and 2 years of experience OR if nodegree, 7 + years of relevant experience.
  • In-depth understanding of the manufacturing methods, materials, testing, qualification, and quality issues involved in aerospace production
  • Strong, working knowledge of GD&T standards and engineering drawings
  • High level of analytical ability to identify the definition and resolution of complex problems
  • RCCA, Process Mapping, FMEAs, and Control Plans or APQP/PPAP knowledge preferred
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) is a plus
  • Applicant must be ITAR compliant

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