Program Lead - Manufacturing

QuEST Global Engineering
Windsor Locks
Oct 01, 2016
Oct 20, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

Essential Job Functions: ?? Support Hiring Manager by providing Manufacturing Engineering technical expertise to review resumes and interview candidates. Assess candidate's knowledge of various Manufacturing specialties and software packages. ?? Guide, mentor and coach QuEST employees in various Manufacturing Engineering disciplines. ?? Technical reviewer of interim and final deliverables produced by team providing ME services. ?? Develop QuEST Standard Work for the execution of ME tasks. ?? Serve as technical content expert in support of proposal development to win new business. Secondary Job Functions: At QuEST, we often challenge our team members to temporarily work outside the scope of their primary job functions to broaden their skills and help the organization. Some of these roles, tasks, and opportunities include: ?? Execution within multiple services ?? Program Management: Execution and Support ?? Technical Leadership and Technical Reviews ?? Personnel Management ?? Cross-functional teams ?? Quality Management and Continuous Improvement Qualifications ?? 7-10 years Manufacturing Engineering experience ?? Graduate/Post Graduate in Mechanical Engineering ?? Green Belt certification in any Quality initiative would be added advantage ?? Exposure to Aerospace industry is preferred ?? Required knowledge o Well versed with engineering & manufacturing drawings, including Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) standards o Hands on experience in various machining processes involving CNC and conventional methods and assembly techniques. o Hands on experience in using all types of Measuring & Testing equipment - contact, non-contact and Analog - Digital and Measurements System Analysis (MSA) o Hands on experience in modern and legacy Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) and special process techniques ?? Preferred knowledge o Non-Conformances/Concessions, containment procedures and traceability techniques o CMM and CAM offline/online programming o First principle methods of inspection & gauging concepts, FAIR & LAIR o Data collection and Analysis using 7 QC tools and other SPC techniques o UPPAP, Lean & 5S management o Process Capability analysis using Minitab version 14 and above o Familiar with NADCAP audits and NUCAP programs for Aerospace (Civil & Defense) parts Personal Work Attributes ?? Excellent communication in English (oral & written) & interpersonal skills ?? Customer Focus ?? Organizational agility and superb networking skill ?? Problem solving ability ?? Ability to build and develop customer & supplier relationships ?? Logical thinking and business acumen ?? Team building and mentoring Core Value Alignment: Customer Focus: Strive to exceed our customers' expectations each and every time Teamwork: Draw strength from teamwork / collaboration irrespective of geographical, organizational, and cultural boundaries. Accountability: We shall be quality conscious, process disciplined and strive for continuous improvement. Change Championship: The speed at which we adapt is critical to our success. QuEST's continued success is based on the sustained alignment to the core values. Please be prepared to discuss the alignment of your personal values to these core values. Typical Career Paths ?? Technical Leadership: provide technical guidance, review other team members' work, evaluate capabilities, develop team competencies, develop and improve technical processes, create technical collateral, and create technical tools. ?? Managerial Leadership: project management, personnel management, alignment of team members' efforts, set and evaluates annual goals, performance feedback, hire and onboard, and strategic business decision-making. ?? QuEST is a rapidly growing world-wide company with a need for future global engineering leaders in our operations and sales organizations. Potential future roles could include operational business unit leader, global sales leader, or technical service line leader. Physical Requirements & Work Environment: ?? Mostly Office Environments. Occasional Shop Floor involvement ?? Substantial amounts of telephone and computer work. ?? Heavily Regulated Industries with strict adherence to procedures. ?? Flexibility to meet business deadlines by staying late or arriving early. ?? Typical 8 hour days plus lunch / 40 hour weeks / core (required) hours are 9 AM to 4 PM ?? Ability to use personal transportation to visit customer locations. ?? Due to the nature of the work, all candidates must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Company Description:

About QuEST Global:
QuEST Global is an Engineering Solutions company incorporated in 1997 in Schenectady, NY, with current headquarters in Singapore. QuEST's culture, focused around the QuEST core values (Customer Focus, Change Championship, Accountability, and Teamwork) as well as our passion for engineering, has allowed QuEST to be recognized as one of the leading global Engineering Services providers in the world.

QuEST caters to multiple high technology verticals such as Aero Engines, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial Products, Fast Moving Consumer Goods, Power Generation, Oil & Gas and Nuclear Engineering. Our portfolio of services and solutions covers all aspects of the product development and engineering process such as Product Design, Product Development, Prototyping, Testing, Certification, Manufacturing Support, Product Support (sustenance, repair, documentation, etc.), Product re-engineering, as well Consulting Services. With our diversified portfolio and geographic spread we have been able to conceptualize, design & develop, test, manufacture, certify and support different kinds of products worldwide.

QuEST Global Engineering has a Global Product Development framework that is anchored on a local-global approach to Product Engineering to ensure close co-operation between the customer teams and QuEST's Global teams. We have successfully implemented a network of collaboration across teams in 21 geographically dispersed engineering centers catering to an exclusive list of customers. QuEST is a unique company that has cracked the code for stitching multi-national engineering teams to work together as one team to serve our demanding customers providing high quality product design and engineering services.

QuEST is a global company and employs the best of talent across geographies India, North America, UK, Spain, Italy and Australia.

QuEST Global is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.