Quality Engineer I - Entry Level in Tucson, AZ at Arconic

Date Posted: 4/15/2018

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Job Description

Are you a college (Engineering) graduate interested in a career in Quality Engineering in the aerospace industry? Would you like to be part of a dynamic and growing manufacturing business that manufactures precision metal components? Arconic Fastening Systems is looking for a motivated college grad, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, to be part of the Quality Engineering team at our growing aerospace plant in Tucson, AZ. The Quality Engineer I will be responsible for managing quality assurance interactions and quality related functions. Training will be provided.

Arconic Fastening Systems (AFS) holds the number one global position in aerospace fastening systems, and we’re the North American leader in commercial transportation fasteners. Our high-tech, multi-material fastening systems are found nose to tail on aircraft and aero engines. Our products are also critical components of industrial gas turbines, automobiles, commercial transportation vehicles, and construction and industrial equipment. Headquartered in Torrance, CA; we employ over 6,000 people in 11 countries at 31 locations. AFS is a business unit of Arconic (NYSE:ARNC).

Join Arconic and join a network of people who are passionate about industry-changing technology that advances the world. You’ll have the opportunity to work with leading global companies that operate in world-changing industries—such as aerospace, automotive, building and construction, defense and commercial transportation. It’s not just a job. It’s a career and a path to the future. You’ll be part of a diverse culture of learning, teaching and mentorship. Arconic is fully committed to developing people: providing employees with the resources, and learning and development opportunities they need to excel and build a career.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Establish/ maintain procedures supporting Quality
  • Promote company quality improvements
  • Evaluate and improve techniques for the control of Quality
  • Help to maintain the Quality System; evaluate and report on the performance of the Quality System
  • Provide Internal and External support to the organization including Manufacturing, Engineering, Customers and Suppliers.
  • Support the factory in On-Time delivery of product and product specification requirements.
  • Analyze Quality metrics and address issues.
  • Develop solutions to root cause.
  • Develop database and processes improvements for better process accuracy and increase through put.
  • Other tasks as assigned

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team; excellent interpersonal skills to work with a diverse employee population
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Computer skills: proficient in Microsoft Office Suite programs

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited Institution
  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prefer that the BS Degree in Engineering is in Metallurgical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Materials Engineering, from an accredited institution
  • Prefer 3 or more months of Quality Assurance experience in manufacturing (including internships)
  • Prefer 3 or more months of engineering experience in manufacturing (including internships)