Quality Engineer III

Ensign-Bickford Aerospace & Defense (EBAD) - Graham, KY

Full-timeEstimated: $59,000 - $82,000 a year
Graham, KY
Ensign-Bickford Aerospace & Defense Company (EBA&D) is a leader in energetic system solutions offered to aerospace and defense customers for a wide array of applications. EBA&D products & capabilities set the U.S. standard and are highly sought after in the international community.

EBA&D seeks a professional for the position of Quality Engineer III, reporting to the Quality Assurance Manager in our Graham, KY location.

Responsible for understanding the Quality requirements for the Customer
Ensures that robust systems are in place to meet those systems for the operations team, program(s) or area(s) assigned throughout the value stream
Responsible for multiple programs which may all be complex in nature
Evaluates technical data packages for bids/proposals and provides input & estimates
Responsible for upfront Quality planning, defining inspections & tests and associated equipment, development of QA and INspection Plans, implementations of Statisical Process Control and/or data collection & analysis methodologies, gage R&R studies, process capability assessments, and data/trend analysis.
Serves as operations team's primary point-of-contact with respect to the Customer
Coordinates visits and inspection/test activities, both internally and externally
Schedules testing; prepares & submits test requrests.
Creates Engineering reports relative to manufactured product, such as First Article Inspection Reports (FAIRs) in accordance with AS9102.
Compeltes documentation of nonconforming product and Quality-related issues.
Effective problem-solving and troubleshooting skills are essential; will lead root cause
Performs and supports QMS audits
Duties also include supplier audits & source inspection activities

A Bachelor's degree with concentration in technical disciplines
Professional certification, training or experience in progressive Quality disciplines is expected
Certified Green Belt is preferred
Quality Auditor certification is preferred
Sound knowledge of Quality Systems, GD&T, SPC, MSE concepts is required
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are necessary

Ensign-Bickford Aerospace & Defense Company is an EO Employer-M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected class.