FAA Compliance Manager

XPO Logistics North Haven , CT 06473

Posted 1 week ago

Logistics done differently.

Are you ready to take your career to the next level? Join XPO Logistics, a company named among the most admired in the world by Fortune and one of America's best employers by Forbes. As the FAA Quality Compliance Manager, you will lead the department that inspects purchased parts, assemblies, accessories and materials for conformance to specifications. You will also inspect and measure items for dimensional accuracy, fit, alignment and functional operation, according to blueprints, parts manuals, company or military standards, FAA and other specifications. Become a part of our growing, dynamic team and we'll help you develop to a level that will exceed your expectations.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.

What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Use a variety of equipment to inspect purchased parts and documentation by comparing to applicable drawings/specifications and inspection plan requirements

  • Perform layout inspections on Coordinate Measuring Machines (CMMs)

  • Ensure gauge calibration prior to each use

  • Record inspection results, close inspection lots and post accepted and rejected material to applicable storage locations

  • Process nonconforming material per site procedures; initiate quality notifications, segregate nonconforming material and post material to PRB

  • Read blueprints, drawings, tools and gauges; access blueprints and specifications from the online system

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in Engineering or related field, or equivalent work experience

  • 5 years of experience as a compliance quality manager in an FAA environment and measuring components to drawing specs

  • Bilingual in Spanish

  • Demonstrated and deep understanding of all skills associated with the Inspector III, Receiving role

  • Industry-level experience as quality inspector/technician with documentation a requirement

  • Experience working in an ISO9001 environment and the ability to initiate the corrective action process for receivables

  • Confirmed ability to use digital, dial and Vernier calipers, inside and outside micrometers, depth and height gauges; ability to perform inspection work with minimal supervision

  • Ability to interpret blueprints to ensure product conformance of mechanical, optical and electrical components prior to company stockroom delivery; ability to read and understand drawings and related quality procedures

It'd be great if you also have:

  • Master's degree in Engineering, Aircraft Maintenance

  • Certified Mechanical Inspector (CMI) and Certified Quality Technician (CQT)

  • CMM operating experience

  • Bilingual Spanish/English skills

  • Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)

  • Good knowledge of basic shop math (addition, subtraction, algebra and geometry) and good gauging practices

  • Experience using hand tools and precision measuring equipment (micrometer)

Be part of something big

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oral, Toyota and many others. We're the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we're just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Nearest Major Market: New Haven

Nearest Secondary Market: Hartford

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