Location: Arcadia, LA Department: Quality
We have an immediate opening for a Lead Auditor & Quality Engineer in Arcadia, LA. The purpose of the role is to safely and effectively plan, lead, organize, and control assigned areas of responsibility. To follow the established corporate policies, procedures, and guidelines to deliver consistent results to external and internal customers. Identify and solve product quality and quality system problems. Manage quality certification documents and supervise Quality and Certifications process. To champion customer, internal, and external audits in the lead auditor capacity under the direction of the Quality Manager. Maintain document revision and control. Supports required document control for calibration systems and provide assistance as needed. Champions specification-QCI-SOP reviews; customer NCR’s, CAR’s, and RCCA’s, as well as other facility quality record document committees. Work with all areas of the company as needed in our shared goal of improving safety, quality, cost, and productivity to insure that our products meet or exceed both internal and external customer requirements. Key contributor and interface of all Quality Management systems subscribed to facility.
Role Qualifications: (Required) & (Preferred)
B.S. (R), Material Science (P), Other disciplines accepted with adequate experience, Lead Auditor Certification or willing to train for ASQ certification if not currently certified (R)
3-5 years of experience in metals manufacturing (P), Knowledgeable in Quality Assurance/Quality Control policies, practices, and procedures (R), 1-3 years of experience with AS9100, ISO 9000, ISO 14001, ISO 18001 (R), AMS, ASTM/ASME, ANSI, Pratt & Whitney, PRI, Boeing, and other like Quality Management Systems and specification (P); 2 to 4 years of job experience in supervisory position (P); Formal training with technical writing skills (P), Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (R), Formal Training or 2 to 4 Years Job Experience in records management and Quality Control Systems (P)
Areas of Knowledge:
Quality Assurance / Control, Codes, Standards, Specifications and Product Knowledge (P); Certification practices and procedures (R), Basic knowledge of both Non-Destructive and Destructive Testing practices , Specification interpretation and compliance requirements (R); Statistical Process Control Systems and SPC measurement techniques (P), Quality control methods and equipment (P); Understanding of Lean Tools and Principles (P); Quality Standards, QCI's, and SOP’s (R) Working knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics AX or similar systems application (P), Health & Safety (R) Processing and/or physical metallurgy of Ni and Co base alloys; manufacturing processes and equipment (P)
Communication, Technical writing, computer database (wp/SpSht/DB) (R), SPC, Shop Floor, Project Management, Supervision (P)