Unitek Technical Services provides supplier management, development, and related technical services to corporations around the world.
Utilize quality science techniques to effect continuous performance improvement at assigned suppliers;
Reviews, analyzes, and reports on quality discrepancies related to process, assembly, manufacturing, mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, or electro-mechanical systems;
Ensure that performance and quality of products conform to established company and regulatory standards;
Use surveillance and auditing techniques to identify opportunities for process and product improvement; Interfaces with manufacturing, engineering, customer, supplier, and procurement (as appropriate) to ensure requirements / expectations are satisfied;
Facilitate development of supplier recovery plans;
Monitor and evaluate supplier process for compliance to purchase order and engineering requirements;
Collaborate with supplier to investigate root cause and corrective actions when process or product deficiencies are detected;
Identify, plan, and facilitate cross-functional improvement activities;
Deploy variation management tools and techniques at select suppliers to mitigate risk;
Have performed Quality System Audits, AS9102 First Article Reviews;
Computer proficiency and proficiency with MS Office products.
Travel is required and may extend beyond the local area. Initial supplier assignments may change to meet customer requirements.
Estimated hours per week: 40 hours per week. Work hours are not fixed or guaranteed and may extend beyond 40 hours per week to meet customer requirements. Stated hours are an estimate and do not constitute a guarantee of hours. Some assignments may be “on call”.
Aerospace supplier experience is preferred and may be used as the primary selection criteria among equally qualified candidates.
US Citizen preferred (cannot sponsor at this point)
Unique Requirements or Exceptions to Basic Job Description:
SQE source inspection, quality surveillance and improvement of QMS processes for suppliers in the Gardena and Los Alamitos, Santa Fe Springs (LA county) area.
Additionally, special skills required for this support assignment are: understanding of manufacture of high strength carbon fiber composites, tube bending and fusion welding processes as well as close tolerance complex machining. Would like candidate to have some level of skill and experience in the above noted areas of special process application quality / requirement understanding.
Internal Number: 10410115
NTS Unitek has grown beyond its initial area of source inspection expertise over the course of many decades, and today we are a globally focused solutions provider with a continually growing menu of technical services. NTS Unitek offers an ever expanding range of global supplier quality, supply chain management and technical support services. Clients never have to question the value we bring to their business as all our services are scalable, designed to expand and contract based on the complexity, rate of growth, and volatility of your supply chain.