Full Time
Kansas, MO
Posted 1 day ago

Salary Range: $75,000.00 – $90,000.00


The right candidate will:

  • Come to work every day wanting to provide our customers with the highest quality products.
  • Be technically driven while also enjoying interaction with the manufacturing floor.
  • Always looks for areas of improvement, leading with a lean mindset. 
  • Lives by quality acronyms such as SPC, ISO, FOD, QMS, NADCAP, AS9100, FAI, etc

Core Competencies

  • Demonstrated conceptual thinking and analytical expertise.
  • Negotiation and conflict management skills.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills, including the ability to communicate technical issues with non-technical people is required.
  • Knowledge of working requirements of ISO 9000: AS9100 quality standards a plus.
  • Six Sigma Green Belt preferred. Working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing is a plus.
  • Experience with associated military and aerospace specifications a plus.
  • Strong documentation skills and attention to detail is required.
  • Commitment to work with a hands-on approach in a team atmosphere is required.
  • Meets vision requirements specified by quality management system.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite required.

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform duties as lead DQR for all customers, lead CIT for IPC standard training (IPC-A-610, J-STD-001)
  • Perform sales order reviews to ensure customer flow down requirements can be met and generate Quality Control Instructions (QCI’s).
  • Leads in the creation and completion of First Article Inspection Reports (FAIR’s) and first article inspection paperwork.
  • Lead and coordinate on-site customer source inspections.
  • Maintain training schedules for IPC standards.
  • Participate and/or contribute to site Lean and Six Sigma improvement projects.
  • Leads the site Foreign Object Debris (FOD) & 5-S program.
  • Updates Quality Procedures and documents.
  • Complete customer Quality surveys.
  • Provides Quality KPIs, metrics and reports as needed to leadership team.
  • Trains production operators on workmanship standards. Measure, review, and provide feedback on production processes.
  • Other duties as required and/or assigned.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelors’ degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial or relate Engineering field is required.
  • Three to five years of related work experience in manufacturing operations preferred.
  • Experience working with a Tier 1/Prime contractor preferred.
  • Experience working in the Aerospace and Defense industry preferred.
  • This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). 

All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR.  ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e., “Green Card Holder”), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

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