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Quality Supervisor (Manufacturing) 2nd Shift in Fullerton, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 12/14/2018

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Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems is looking for a 2nd Shift Quality Supervisor. This position is located at our Aerospace manufacturing plant in Fullerton, 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 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.
Responsible for directing and assisting quality teams in obtaining efficient operation of the quality activities.  Responsible for directing all testing, product, and process inspection. This includes physical, chemical, metallurgical, dimensional, non-destructive testing, tool and gage calibration services. Supervises inspection, Tool and Gage, NDT Lab and other Quality personnel.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Setting, in concurrence with the department manager, the daily quality goals and ensures that these goals are achieved for the assigned areas
  • Direct the quality teams in evaluating quality of products to meet the customer’s quality and on-time delivery requirements;
  • Supervise work teams and individuals in the areas of personnel actions in compliance with company policies;
  • Establish and oversee the performance of appropriate physical and/or chemical tests, inspection and calibration procedures;
  • Assist in the preparation of written instructions and technical directives for test and inspection activities;
  • Participate in the development and execution of quality-related procedures and documentation based on Company, Government and/or chemical tests and inspection and calibration procedures;
  • Verify discrepancies and investigate its root causes;
  • Develop and implement quality control methods for all manufactured products. Conduct investigation to establish inspection and calibration procedures and performance of these tasks;
  • Review Engineering packages to ensure appropriate inspection methodology;
  • Investigate customer returned materials or complaints to determine cause: prepare analysis of problem and recommend corrective action;
  • Assure that inspection and calibration activities are conducted in the proper manner and insure the accuracy of inspection and calibration reports.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited Institution
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience working in a Quality Manufacturing environment.
  • Minimum 1 year of supervisory experience in Quality. 
  • 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:
  • Experience with the manufacturing of precision machined metal components
  • Experience in a machine shop environment
  • Experience with TPS/ Continuous Improvement / Lean Manufacturing principles and programs
  • Experience in the aerospace industry