Airborne Maintenance & Engineering Services

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Supervisor, Quality Auditors

Supervisor, QA Auditors

What you will do:

The primary function is to manage the internal and external (vendor) audits and evaluations per the Repair Station Internal Evaluation Program (IAEP) as performed by the Quality Assurance group.  This position will provide coordination and finding resolutions to both regulatory entities, AS9100/ISO9001 and customer audits.  In addition, this position provides oversight to annual, quarterly, monthly, and weekly QA reports which include recommendations and trends to management promoting a continuous improvement methodology.  This position also manages the AMES Approved Vendor Program, is the primary FAA contact for routine issue resolution, and is the internal source to answer regulatory compliance inquiries.  This position is in Wilmington, OH and reports directly to the Director of Quality Assurance & Training.

What you need:

  • FAA A&P licenses
  • Bachelor's degree and 2 years' QA Auditor experience in an MRO or Air Carrier environment OR An Associate degree plus 4 years experience as a technician to include 2 years experience as a QA Auditor, OR 6 years of combined QC & QA experience with maintaining an MRO Quality system performing an in-depth root cause analysis and implementing comprehensive fix solutions.  
  • 3 years Supervisory and/or Lead experience
  • Verbal, written presentation, problem solving & interpersonal skills necessary to effectively communicate, update, persuade and/or facilitate discussions with all levels of employee, management, vendor, regulatory representatives & customers. Ability to analyze facts and data to determine quality system failures as well as place effective quality system elements in place to maintain compliance and conformity.
  • Communicate in such a manner to establish rapport, trust & credibility with employees and management while working toward problem resolution.
  • Willing and able to work various shifts and weekends as required to assure projects are successfully completed.
  • Proficiency in MS Excel, Access, Word.
  • Proven ability in developing spread sheets and the operation of word processing, database, email & web-based applications for Performance trending

 Preferred Job Skills:

  • Auditing techniques, basic people and interviewing skills, technical writing skills, knowledge of fuel
  • Auditing, ATA103, root cause analysis and comprehensive corrective action training, ISO 9000 training.
  • BS degree and 2 years’ experience as a QA Auditor in an MRO or Air Carrier environment


Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to navigate and audit the hangar floor, shop environment or vendor facility.
  • Must be able to climb ladders/stairs necessary to enter/board a transport category aircraft.
  • Work in adverse weather conditions
  • Able to lift weights of up to 50 lbs
  • Work at heights up to 60 ft
  • Work at a computer for extended periods of time

AMES is an equal opportunity employer and that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disability status.



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