Textron Supplier Quality Assurance Specialist in Slidell, Louisiana

Supplier Quality Assurance Specialist



Textron Inc. is a multi-industry company thatleverages its global network of aircraft, defense, industrial and financebusinesses to provide customers with innovative solutions and services. Textronis known around the world for its powerful brands such as Bell Helicopter,Cessna, Beechcraft, Hawker, Jacobsen, Kautex, Lycoming, E-Z-GO, Arctic Cat,Greenlee, and Textron Systems. For more information visit:www.textron.com.


Harnessing agility and abroad base of expertise, Textron Systems’ innovative businesses design,manufacture, field and support comprehensive solutions that expand customercapabilities and deliver value. Textron Systems' businesses areindustry-leading developers and integrators of unmanned systems, advancedmarine craft, armored vehicles, intelligent battlefield and surveillancesystems, geospatial management and analysis systems, intelligence softwaresolutions, precision weapons, piston engines, test and trainingsystems, and total lifecycle sustainment and operational services.

Textron Systems iscomprised of multiple business units: Electronic Systems, GeospatialSolutions, Lycoming Engines, Marine & Land Systems, Support Solutions, TRUSimulation Training, Unmanned Systems and Weapon & SensorSystems.

* Job Summary * :

The Quality Professional is responsible for interfacing withlocal supply base and conducting supplier control activities to include audit,source inspection, oversight of supplier root cause corrective actionactivities, and other tasks as directed by management to ensure that supplierscomply with flow down requirements and deliver conforming product.

* Responsibilities * :

  • Monitor performance of an assigned supply base.

  • Schedule and conduct of supplier surveillanceactivities to include full facility audits as required to ensure that thesupplier remains in compliance with TMLS requirements.

  • Execution of source inspection activities.

  • Management of root cause and corrective actionactivity at suppliers to ensure timely and effective resolution of notedsupplier system or product non-conformances.

  • Population and maintenance of electronic recordsused in support of the supplier surveillance and control activities.

  • Periodic reporting of supplier, issue, or project status as directed bymanagement.


* Education * :

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering or technical related fieldof study.

* Position Requirements: *

  • 3 – 5 years experience as a Quality Professionalin the manufacturing environment.

  • Ability to read and interpret blue prints /schematics, specifications and engineering requirements.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Ability to utilize CAD and measurement tools.

  • Must be able to work independently

  • This position requires use of information which is subjectto the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicantsmust be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S.person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'),Political Asylee, or Refugee.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Quality

Primary Location US-Louisiana-Slidell

Recruiting Company Textron Systems: Marine & Land Systems

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 262424