Quality Engineer – Engineer Level in Santa Ana, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/13/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Santa Ana, CA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Currently seeking a Quality Engineer for an Aerospace manufacturing company located in Santa Ana CA

Candidate will provide leadership to maintain and manage the quality management system (ISO 9001/AS9100C), policies, processes and supporting documentation that support our organizational performance and objectives


  • Introduce new and innovative approaches to continually improve the quality system and practices.
  • Develop and monitor key performance indicators to measure and report on the effectiveness of the quality system. 
  • Prepare and facilitate training on our QMS and introduce new or changing requirements.
  • Manage, coordinate, conduct and execute an effective audit program of our quality management system to determine its effectiveness and areas for continual improvement.
  • Key point of contact with customers and regulatory bodies for quality issues
  • Assign and perform internal quality audits.
  • Train employees in quality procedures.
  • Perform contract and purchase order review.
  • Write/modify procedures.
  • Perform inspections when necessary.
  • Facilitate customer audits and source inspections.
  • Respond to corrective actions.
  • Have and maintain a working understanding of GD & T.
  • Improve and manage the corrective action / preventive action (CAPA) process and systems to assure elimination of root causes and timely response to identified issues.
  • Utilize problem solving experiences and expertise using a variety of problem solving methods (5 Whys, 5 Step, 8D, etc.).


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, with program to include focus on Quality and/or Manufacturing.
  • Seven years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Five years of shop floor and quality management system experience
  • Extensive experience in ISO9001/AS9100.
  • Six Sigma Black Belt or Green Belt preferred.
  • Knowledge of SPC Technique
  • Aluminum metallurgical a plus.
  • CMM experience a plus.
  • NDT experience a plus

Volt is an equal opportunity employer