Quality Engineer II 10/29/2019

Butler America Aerospace L.L.C. Costa Mesa, CA

Costa Mesa, CA
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree







Provides quality assurance support to customers, suppliers, partners and internal customers and participates in continuous improvement activities in targeted areas. Executes the Quality Assurance strategy to ensure product flow consistent with established industry standards, government regulations and customer requirements.

Duties: Provides Quality customer interface and expertise to proactively assure requirements are understood and satisfied, including assisting in complaint resolution and root cause and corrective action determination; Supports Supply Chain Management organization relative to the collection and analysis of supplier quality data providing expertise and assists suppliers with product and process quality requirements;

Executes the development, implementation, and improvement of the appropriate Quality Management Systems throughout the operation, providing advanced quality planning support in the development and launch of new product repair capabilities, processes and services; Participates in the auditing of internal Quality Systems; Analyzes organizational quality metrics and performs periodic reviews to evaluate results and recommendation action plans to close gaps in the supply chain;

Develops and analyzes statistical data and product/process performance to recommend and implement improvements in targeted areas; Contributes in the design and implementation of quality assurance training programs and conducts training in quality-related topics; Provides support in the way of development and evaluation of process capability, process control plans, analysis of out-of-control conditions and process audits; Develops, implements, and audits inspection and test plans, standards and acceptance criteria, and procedures/work instructions; Investigates and eliminates causes of quality problems and follows up on corrective actions.

Experience: 3-6 years experience in an aerospace manufacturing or MRO (Part 145) environment

Requires knowledge and experience in own discipline; still acquiring higher level knowledge and skills

Builds knowledge of the organization, processes and customers

Solves a range of straightforward problems

Analyzes possible solutions using standard procedures

Receives a moderate level of guidance and direction

Education: Bachelor's degree in from a recognized institution.

Other Skills: Knowledge and experience with FAA PMA process and regulation requirements; Thorough understanding of problem solving methods, i.e. 8D and the associated statistical tools used to analyze problems, evaluate and complete improvement projects; Knowledge of and understanding of corporate Supplier Quality Assurance

Requirements; Knowledge and understanding of Customer's quality requirements; Detailed knowledge of industry and customer specific quality registration schemes and certification processes (i.e. ISO9001, AS9100, etc.); Detailed knowledge of process auditing techniques to ensure compliance to defined quality requirements; Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and Process Variation Reduction (Six Sigma) concepts and tool sets as they relate to process/product variability, and root cause and corrective action determination; Knowledge of product and end user application/specifications; Understanding of engineering design and product reliability concepts and tool sets; Strong knowledge of AS9100, ISO 9001, AS9110 and AS9120.


Butler America Aerospace, LLC. is proud to provide an equal opportunity workplace and be an affirmative action employer. Consider Butler because we are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We recognize that we thrive on diversity for the benefit of our employees, our customers, and the communities where we are located. Employment with Butler America Aerospace, LLC. is governed on the basis of qualifications and competence without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.


Butler Aerospace & Defense is a partner of choice providing superior technical outsourcing and staff augmentation services to a wide range of leading Aerospace/Defense and Commercial companies. We support our clients in engineering, information technology, professional, industrial and administrative functions.

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