The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
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Quality Engineer

Pratt & Whitney
Middletown, NY 10940
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Business Unit Pratt & Whitney Job ID 58693BR Date posted 01/05/2018 City Middletown State New York

The sky has no limits.

Flight is an instrument of human progress. It not only gets people where they want to go, it carries humanity to places it never thought possible.

At Pratt & Whitney, you’ll be part of an evolving, globally diverse company that’s moving fast to shape the future of aviation. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of the team at Pratt & Whitney, you’ll help answer today’s challenges in powered flight while shaping and supporting tomorrow’s solutions.

Pratt & Whitney is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines, industrial gas turbines and space propulsion systems. The company's 36,000 employees support more than 11,000 customers in 195 countries around the world.

ACT is a fast-paced, high-volume organization that delivers a complex and technically superior product. As the Center of Excellence for Turbine Airfoils, ACT has a very strong but challenging future. We are focused on implementing cutting edge manufacturing technology to produce the latest in Turbine Airfoil coatings for new engine programs like Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) and Next Generation Part Family (NGPF) while continuing to retain competitive advantage. The organization needs to ensure material is delivered on-time, with flawless quality and at cost.

Quality Engineers are integral to the continued success of ACT as the leaders of problem resolution teams related to part manufacture, the drivers of process improvement and educators of technical requirements. They also act as liaisons between ACT, program office and internal customer when discussing quality concerns.

Quality Objectives are to:
- Eliminate customer escapes identifying non-conformance drivers and implementing mistake proof solutions.
- Drive scrap, rework and repair dollars to the lowest achievable levels.
- Comply with FAA standards, applicable laws, and company policies.
- Continually improve manufacturing processes and performance.

In this position the candidate will be accountable for the following;
- Provide strategic leadership in the development and implementation of project quality plans to obtain annual reduction goals in Scrap, Rework and Repair (SRR) and escapes to flight operations.
- Improve internal and external manufacturing, inspection, and test processes to reduce and prevent defects and prevent quality escapes to our customers
- Provide quality engineering support
- Conduct technical investigations
- Lead and Coach Problem Resolution and DIVE Teams comprised of manufacturing, product and quality engineering and operations support functions.
- Implement immediate risk containment measures and systemic mistake proof solutions to improve quality, cost, and delivery performance at selected suppliers
- Perform manufacturing process reviews
- Participate in internal and external audits
- Drive process certification
- Develop and deliver technical training to the inspection and operations teams
- Support the development of productivity initiatives to improve product acceptance methodology.
- Integrate goals that will align with process quality engineering activities.
- Demonstrate strong leadership and focus for ACE, FOD, Quality, EH&S and continuous improvement initiatives.
- Ensure World Class safety culture is maintained and respond to all EH&S requirements promptly.
- Control quality, productivity and process flow to meet MRP requirements while ensuring a high level of customer satisfaction.
- 2nd shift position, 3-11 pm

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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