Quality Manager - On Wing Support - CVG Support Shop

  • Job Reference: 473103795-2
  • Date Posted: 14 January 2022
  • Recruiter: GE Aviation Systems LLC
  • Location: Florence, Kentucky
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Description Summary

The On Wing Support CVG Quality Leader will be responsible for key functional, business, and company objectives. In this role, you will manage complex issues affecting the business, be involved in long-term planning and contribute to the overall business strategy. You will work with the larger OWS team (including headquarters), as well as a cross-functional team from other divisions/organizations.

Job Description

Essential responsibilities:

  • Serve as the primary interface with regulatory agencies, specifically FAA, EASA.

  • Ensure that all regulatory requirements are met.

  • All Regulatory, Customer and Supplier audit requirements are satisfied.

  • Introduce and manage the Safety Management System at the shop.

  • Create a "Culture of Quality," where Quality is at the forefront of everyone's mind.

  • Perform internal audits locally and at remote locations.

  • Conduct Quality and Human Factor training for all staff.

  • Work with the Business Leader and support team to maintain the GE Aviation Production System.

  • Conduct Root Cause Analysis and PFMEA when required.

  • Own the proactive quality framework for reducing quality risk at the shop.

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Aeronautical/Mechanical Engineering degree or equivalent technical degree.

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in the Aviation industry.

  • Experience working with aviation regulatory agencies.

  • Experience with EASA Part 145 or FAA FAR 145 procedures or equivalent.

  • Qualified Auditor or relevant experience

Desired Characteristics:

  • Humble: respectful, receptive, agile, eager to learn.

  • Transparent: shares critical information, speaks with candor, contributes constructively.

  • Focused: quick learner, strategically prioritizes work, committed.

  • Leadership ability: strong communicator, decision-maker, collaborative.

  • Problem solver: analytical-minded, challenges existing processes, critical thinker.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

As a federal government contractor, GE may in the future be required to have U.S. employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Some GE customers currently have vaccination mandates that may apply to GE employees.

Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes