PDS Tech Inc Quality Systems Engineer in Panama City, Florida

PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Quality Systems Engineer in Panama City, Florida

Job Purpose

Responsible for developing, planning and leading the execution of all manufacturing transition activity in the Quality space. This includes managing the product and site qualifications for internal, customer and third-party certifications and approvals. The position also has responsibility for planning and conducting internal audits that will monitor and ensure successful transition processes .

Principal Accountabilities

  • Development of detailed product and site transition plans that will ensure robust process definition and right first-time product quality.

  • Adherence to the client Life Cycle Gate management process including the assessment of risks and identification of associated mitigations.

  • Establishment, maintenance and reporting of key metrics to monitor and report on project success from a technical, cost and schedule perspective.

  • Planning and managing of daily work assignments for the quality team.

  • Manages the planning and execution of last article / first article activity for all parts being transitioned.

  • Manages the planning and execution of robust quality audits validating the integrity of the processes and systems used to meet project requirements.

  • Leads site/facility stand-up processes for required internal, customer and regulatory certifications.

  • Manages key quality systems and procedures ensuring compliance with industry standards, e.g. AS9100 Rev C, ISO 9000, and D1-9000.

  • Ensure that technical expertise is provided to team members, suppliers and third parties ensuring compliance with contractual, company and regulatory requirements.

  • Develops written presentations and verbal communications, including executive summaries for project updates and status.

  • Ensures that export compliance, data protection and other relevant regulations and legislation for the region are followed.

  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.

  • Ensures client Safety policies, procedures and best practices are adhered to by the quality team at all times.

PDS Tech is a premier supplier of highly skilled technical personnel to the aerospace and defense industries. These are long term assignments in the St. Louis, MO area. Client is accepting resumes now for review. Please connect with us now for immediate consideration. Apply to this posting, or contact Gus Sanchez at 314-264-3135 or gsanchez@pdstech.com for more information.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION

  • A thorough working knowledge of the various customer and industry quality system models such as ISO9000, AS9100 and D1-9000 is required. Recent experience with the revision C version of AS9100 is preferred.

  • Seeking someone with facility stand up experience, clean sheet, full implementation

  • Due to export compliance, must be a US Citizen or US Permanent Resident

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Understanding of project management standards and practices.

  • Working knowledge and experience of quality practices in a composite manufacturing environment strongly preferred.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in managing the integration and deployment of lean manufacturing principals within an organization and with external suppliers is desired.

  • Configuration management experience preferred

  • Material handling processes and controls, manufacturing design and controls experience preferred

  • TipQA experience preferred

  • Proven track record of successful project management on large scale, long term projects.

  • Experience and or knowledge of how to effectively work in a matrixed organization.

PDS Tech is a premier supplier of highly skilled technical personnel to the aerospace and defense industries. These are long term assignments in the St. Louis, MO area. Client is accepting resumes now for review. Please connect with us now for immediate consideration. Apply to this posting, or contact Gus Sanchez at 314-264-3135 or gsanchez@pdstech.com for more information.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.