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Business Unit Collins Aerospace Req ID 17245 Date posted 08/15/2019 City Mexicali State/Province Baja California Country/Region Mexico

Requisition ID: 17245

Want to work with some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet?  Do you value relationships, commitment, innovation and integrity? Want to be a part of a company that has been named numerous times as America’s Best Employer in Aerospace and Defense by Forbes magazine?


Then Collins Aerospace is the place for you. Join our team and build a rewarding career while helping to deliver the most trusted source of aviation and high-integrity solutions in the world.


We are currently searching for a Quality Engineer First Article to join our team in [[location]]. Employing some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet is not by chance. People from all over the globe choose Collins Aerospace as the place to build a rewarding career, while helping create and deliver communications, integration, and engineering solutions that our global customers demand so that our world keeps moving and stays connected. It’s an exciting time to become a part of our team. Join us and discover how high your career can soar at Collins Aerospace.

Job Summary
This position is responsible for providing quality objectives for the business unit in accordance with RCI quality policies and procedures and in compliance with applicable contractual requirements. This includes leading a group of engineers, technicians, and/or administrative support employees in one of the following functional areas: Quality Assurance, Quality System Validation, Supply Chain Quality Assurance, or Material Verification.
Job Responsibilities
  • Understanding of  Collins' Quality Management System and related documentation and ability to revise.
  • Understanding of Collins' product, drawings and other technical requirements.
  • Understanding of program, contractual, industry, government or regulatory requirements.
  • Ability to evaluate processes to a given standard and knowledge of process capabilities.
  • Use of the seven basic Quality tools (checklist, histgrams etc).
  • Identifies risks and opportunities that can affect conformity of products and services.
  • Understanding and individual working level knowledge of using root cause analysis and corrective/preventive action concepts to resolve simple to moderate problems/nonconformities.
  • Understanding and individual working level knowledge of data analysis.
  • Maintains a working relationship with key internal peer groups, suppliers or other industry experts to benefit all stakeholders.
  • Able to develop and document ideas or view points supported by objective data for small groups.
  • Individual job duties may vary.
Basic Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

•Bachelor's degree in Engineering
•English - 90%.
•Read and Interpretation of engineering drawings (Dimension, tolerance and basic GD&T Symbology ).
•Familiar with industry specification and standards interpretation
•Familiar with inspection methods and techniques
•Knowledge in Microsoft Office programs (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
•Experience with continuous improvement principles, Six Sigma, lean, 5S etc.
•Familiar with problem solving techniques like PDCA
•Able to make quick decisions based in facts and risk analysis, even under high-pressured situations
•Familiar with AS9102 and or First Article Inspection process and requirements

At Collins Aerospace, we believe a solid work-life balance creates a healthy lifestyle and inspires creativity and innovation. We value our people and invest in their development, growth and success at our company by providing development opportunities through Collins Aerospace University, networking, mentoring, and tuition reimbursement.

And that’s just for starters.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

  • An Incentive Pay Plan based upon company performance

  • Savings program

  • And more

Interested yet? Apply now and embark on your next worthwhile adventure!


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