Triumph Group Engineer-Quality Assurance in Yakima, Washington

Triumph Group Requisition Number 16046 Location US-WA-Yakima # of Positions Remaining 1 Position Type Full time Experience (Years) 1 Posted Date 10/11/2018 Category Quality Assurance - All Security Clearance Required? No Shift 1 Relocation No Overview Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer. Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain - from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft - from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage. The Quality Engineer will be responsible for defined work or projects with moderate complexity. In this role, you will follow an individual work plan, meet day-to-day short-term objectives, and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning. Responsibilities Act as a change agent driving towards a "Lean" operation and ensure quality procedures are being followed • Maintain familiarity with manufacturing equipment in order to provide accurate investment planning, as well as appropriate calibration and preventative maintenance • Maintain process documentation active and enforced in assigned area to ensure consistent quality • Implement, maintain and continuously improve 5S methodology in assigned areas • Support Six Sigma programs by driving and coaching Six Sigma projects • Support all elements of the quality program and drive overall quality in all aspects of manufacturing • Establish internal processes required to provide high quality materials and services, monitors the results of those processes with internal and external customers, determines root cause of any non-conformances, and implements corrective actions • Document technical data generated to substantiate the assigned components, assemblies and/or systems consistent with quality policies and procedures • Improve the general, functional, and/or financial performance of the products and projects in the Membrane / Element operations by application of quality and statistical methods • Manage the Supplier Quality Program to improve the quality of raw materials, or qualify new vendors • Assist in process changes and new product development • Apply standard engineering techniques to assigned tasks and ensure that specific goals are met in terms of quality, quantity, and timeliness in order to meet department goals Qualifications . Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college • 1 year of experience in manufacturing, quality, sourcing or operations . Six Sigma training • Ability to evaluate the impact of actions on the business and our customers • Ability to manage multiple priorities under tight deadlines • Strong attention to detail and accuracy • Ability to bring assignments to a successful completion • Ability to work a flexible