Quality Manager

Precision Castparts Corporation Bothell, WA
Job Description

Company Profile

Precision Castparts Corp. (PCC) is a leading worldwide, diversified manufacturer of complex metal components and products. It serves the aerospace, power, and general industrial markets. PCC is the market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, and forged components used in jet aircraft engines and industrial gas turbines. Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, this over 10 billion dollar company employs more than 29,500 people worldwide.

Business Profile

Located in Bothell, Washington, Primus International - Accra is a leading Tier II Supplier of highly machined aluminum parts, kits, and assemblies to the global aerospace industry. Primus International – Accra produces Wing, Flight Control, and Fuselage Structural components for their key customer Boeing, as well multiple smaller companies.

Position Summary

The Quality Manager will be responsible for the day to day operations of the Quality Department. This candidate will coordinate, and direct quality programs designed to ensure that the processing of all products is consistent with customer purchase orders.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

* · Oversees the daily task assignments of direct reports as well as supervise and prioritizes tasks as necessary to assure schedule compliance.

* · Manages and oversees all inspections of parts, investigates non-conformances, initiates, implements, and coordinates corrective and preventative actions as appropriate.

* · Performs Interface with inspection and manufacturing personnel on technical issues, specification requirements, inspection methods and scheduling.

* · Reviews and approves all revisions to internal process procedures and Quality system procedures to assure that documentation meets current regulatory and customer requirements. (I.e. NADCAP and AS9100).

* · Schedules and reviews internal and external audits to assure that any out of compliances with product, processes, or procedures are identified, documented, and corrected.

* · Represents Company during all customer and regulatory audits.

* · Reviews all data obtained during all quality control and quality assurance activities to ensure consistency with company goals, policies and procedures.

* · Keeps management team abreast of significant issues or developments identified during quality activities and corrective/preventative actions being taken to assure continuous process improvement.

* · Maintains a working knowledge of government and industry quality codes and standards.

* · Investigates customer complaints regarding quality.

Required Skills

* · Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality controls, and costs.

* · Understand/use techniques for effective control of delivered quality, cost, and schedule in the manufacture of aerospace machined parts

* · Knowledge of management principles involved in strategic planning and forecasting including people, material, and equipment resource allocation; corporate and human resource policies and benefits; leadership, teaming; and production methods.

* · Skill and ability to collect, organize, synthesize, and analyze data; summarize findings; and develop conclusions and recommendations from appropriate data sources.

* · Ability to motivate, develop, and direct people as they work, identifying the best people for the job.

* · Proactive communicator who can clearly articulate results and needs across all levels.

* · Ability to establish and communicate clear priorities and to influence others to support and act on those priorities.

* · Proven ability to manage multiple projects with competing deadlines.

* Required Experience

5+ years of Aerospace experience

2+ years in a leadership role

Level Of Education

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or a related discipline preferred

ASQ Certified Quality Manager preferred

Precision Castparts Corp. is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruit, hire, train, and promote in all job categories without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or other status protected by applicable law.