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Quality Engineer 2

Requisition ID:  105133
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Kentucky (3015)

Danville, KY, United States, 40422

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Meggitt, a worldwide leader in aerospace, defense and selected energy markets. We believe in our vision of ‘Enabling the Extraordinary: To Fly, To Power, To Live”. These core values – teamwork, integrity and excellence – are what have allowed us to become the company we are today. With facilities and over 9,000 employees worldwide, Meggitt draws on over 160 years of expertise to enhance the lives of people across the globe.

Our Airframe Systems division brings together an extensive range of skills and abilities to support some of the world’s leading commercial, business and military aircraft manufacturers.

Across its five product groups, Airframe Systems produces a host of world leading technology. Our Braking Systems product group supplies both military and commercial aircrafts.

We seal essential spaces, such as landing gear, wings, engines, nacelles, windows and doors, and produce intelligent air data systems and sensors that measure altitude, angle or acceleration. These sensors can be used on planes, train control systems or even missile control systems.

Whether it’s developing new radome solutions, fuel delivery systems or high-altitude life support systems, Airframe Systems embodies the innovation at the heart of Meggitt.


Job Designation

Reporting to the Carbon Quality Manager, the Quality Engineer is responsible for onsite Quality activities for Machining, Assembly and Warehouse operations in the Danville facilities.

Job Core Responsibilities

•    Responsible for the development, implementation and support of quality systems necessary to meet all MABS corporate and customer requirements. This position will support the Meggitt Production System (MPS) and Quality Clinic and work as part of the Carbon/DC manufacturing team.
•    New Product Returns when applicable
•    Responsible for analyzing customer returns, root cause and continuous improvement. 
•    Responsible for Quality Clinic to drive root cause and corrective actions in a timely manner. 
•    Customer, Product Support and Manufacturing Quality Support.
•    Responsible for documenting problems, containment, performing root cause analysis and developing/implementing corrective action. 
•    Will also be required to support customer and third party Quality audits as well as customer visits when required.
•    APQP, FAI, and statistical analysis of new product introductions.
•    Responsible for product first article development and coordination, internal audits, quality-related calibration functions and managing all material acceptance test inspection activities necessary to deliver product.  Manufacturing process and data collection systems support (CAPPS and CARBSYS), Quality Clinic analysis/report generation and activities necessary to obtain business certifications required for deliveries. 
•    Participates in the material review process (MRB) as part of the Quality Clinic.
•    Is also responsible for fostering a motivating and positive work environment as part of a team.
•    Will perform any other tasks properly assigned by the MABS Director of Quality - Kentucky.
•    Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.
•    Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary.
•    Maintenance of the Carbon Quality Dashboard and FPY tracking sheets.
•    Other duties as assigned.

Job Specifications

Education:  Bachelor degree in Engineering or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations
Years’ Experience: 2+ years of relevant experience
•    Knowledge of complex Quality Engineering processes and regulatory requirements
•    Excellent ability to apply a systematic and analytical approach to problem solving
•    Advanced knowledge and ability to apply core concepts of  engineering
•    Ability to interpret internal/external business challenges and make recommendations for improvements to products, processes or services
•    CNC Machining experience in a production environment a plus
•    Ability to explain a range of complex technical information
•    Demonstrated analytical skills to proactively identify and solve problems
•    Effective interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills to drive tasks to completion
•    ASQ Certification and CMM experience a plus

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative by emailing

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