Lockheed Martin F-35 Quality Assurance Supervisor in Lemoore, California

This position will be part of the Aircraft Maintenance Team supporting F-35 Flight Operations at NAS Lemoore, California

This position will be responsible for program and aircraft quality assurance. Supervise Inspectors performing Quality Control activities in accordance with applicable Joint Technical Data (JTD). Ensure aircraft are in good mechanical condition and safe for flight. Requires ability to identify and understand non-conformities as they relate to safety-of-flight inspections, procedural breakdowns, and/or program (process) audits.

Conducts incident and/or mishap investigation audits, prepare quality documentation and reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information, and trends including failed process, recalls, corrective actions, and validations.

Requires the ability to evaluate process compliance, write/review Corrective Action/Preventative Action (CAPA) reports, perform root cause analysis and validate quality processes, responses, and plans.

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Considered candidates must be capable of working first (1st), second (2nd), or third (3rd) shift(s) dependent on customer needs.

Temporary Duty/ business travel will be required.

Must have good communication skills.

Must have at least an Interim Secret Security Clearance. Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Basic Qualifications - Requires at least 4 years hands-on working experience as 7 or 9 skill level mechanic discipline (USAF) or MATMEP 4 (USMC), CDI/CDQAR/QAR (USN) or equivalent. - Requires previous leadership/supervisory experience. - Requires (2) year as titled QC inspector or equivalent - Fighter Aircraft Systems and Operations experience - Knowledgeable of Safety, Tool Control, Foreign Object damage (FOD), Supply, Hazardous Material (HAZMAT), Quality, and Security programs.

Desired skills - Thorough understanding of DCMA 8210 and NAVAIR 4790.

  • 1-2 years F-35 or Fifth Generation aircraft maintenance experience.
  • experience in using CNAFINST 4790.2
  • Experience and knowledge of Autonomic Logistics Information System (ALIS).
  • Experience in Portable Maintenance Aid (PMA) activities such as aircraft forms documentation and supply chain management activities.
  • Experience in aircraft structure repairs, avionics and low observable system maintenance requirements.
  • Experience in fighter aircraft crew escape systems (i.e. canopy and ejection seat).
  • Ability to work in a flexible schedule environment

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Job Location(s): Lemoore California