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Quality Engineer I in City of Industry, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 1/8/2019

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Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems is seeking a Quality Engineer I. This is an opportunity to grow your career at a large, international aerospace company. The position includes competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance (medical, dental, vision), a 401k matching program, and paid holidays and vacation. This position is located at our aerospace manufacturing facility in City of Industry, CA.
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 32 locations. AFS is a business unit of Arconic (NYSE:ARNC).
Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop and establish quality systems and procedures, inspection plans, quality performance trends, statistical plans and continuous improvement initiatives specific to assigned customers/products
  • Perform Customer Purchase Order and Contract Reviews to identify quality requirements for impact into the manufacturing system
  • Ensure that all documentation, Certification/Inspection Reports, marking, packaging, source inspection and applicable Supplier Source Release are identified and acceptable
  • Review and maintain all assigned customer quality documents and specifications
  • Interface and/or work closely with Quality Assurance, Inspection, Design and Manufacturing Engineering, Manufacturing, Purchasing and Shipping personnel on procedural issues involving design, methods, tooling, cost and other areas involved in the control of product quality
  • Participate in Material Review Board activities, failure analysis and corrective action investigations and assist in timely dispositioning and processing of nonconforming material
  • Make recommendations to management on the implementation of process improvements on assigned program(s) or product area(s)
  • Act as liaison for the company in coordinating and resolving customer and supplier complaints and concerns, relative to quality performance, investigations, system audits and corrective actions
  • Participate as assigned on Process Improvement Teams or other Continuous Improvement groups
  • Prepare periodic and special reports on quality statistics and other related quality issues on assigned program(s) or product area(s)
  • Review manufacturing planning work orders, methods and process specifications as they relate to assuring product quality
  • Respond to customer Corrective Action Requests in a timely manner by investigating and determining root cause and corrective/preventive measures to eliminate deficiencies. Coordinate team efforts to resolve issues and monitor trends
  • Perform internal audits and surveys, where applicable, to assure compliance to specific quality customer requirements.
  • Audit and validate Statistical Process Control data and procedures for assigned program(s) and product area(s)
  • Initiate Corrective Action Requests and monitor follow-up for effective closure and elimination of identified deficiencies.
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Basic Qualifications:
  • Metallurgical Engineering degree or equivalent (i.e. Material Science Engineering degree, Mechanical Engineering degree, etc.)
  • 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:
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a Quality Engineer in Aerospace