Quality Supervisor in Tucson, AZ at Arconic

Date Posted: 8/8/2018

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Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems (AFS) is seeking a Quality Supervisor to be responsible for directing and assisting the Quality function. The Quality Supervisor will maintain a customer focus with quality a priority.; assure a safe workplace; and show by example a commitment to employee involvement. This position is located at our plant in Tucson, AZ.

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).

Key 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.
  • Schedule/ approve overtime, vacations and other personnel administrative requests.
  • Occasionally attend daily Production Review Meeting.
  • Completes timekeeping requirements for assigned hourly employees


Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum 3 years’ Quality experience in Manufacturing for Aerospace Industry.
  • Minimum 1 year Supervisory experience.
  • 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:
  • Certificate from Quality Institution, such as CQE, CQA
  • Supervisory experience
  • Experience in the Fastener industry
  • Experience with Nadcap requirements
  • Experience with formal AS9100 quality systems