PAE, Inc Quality Manager in Chicago, Illinois

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Quality Manager

Candidates must demonstrate ability to successfully execute multiple complex tasks simultaneously; as well as the ability to work effectively both as a team member and independently. The candidate must be capable of quickly learning and using technology concepts and methods to support project operations, with the flexibility to support multiple changing project needs. The QCM will have the experience, education, and training that involve planning, developing, or administering quality control/assurance programs supporting the systematic prevention of defects and non-conformances, the identification of unsatisfactory trends and conditions, and the correction of factors which may contribute to defective items or services.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead, manage, and plan the quality control activities performed by the project team.

  • Audit technical and managerial processes to ensure compliance.

  • Records and tracks non-compliance issues to closure.

  • Ensures QA processes are followed, based on customer life cycle management procedures.

  • Provides development of Quality Management System and the implementation of procedures that conforms to the requirements of the contract.

  • Provides an independent assessment of how the project's processes are being implemented relative to the defined processes and recommends methods to optimize the organization's processes.

  • May be responsible for all activities involving quality assurance and compliance with applicable regulatory requirements.

  • Conducts audits and reviews/analyzes data and documentation.

  • Develops and implements procedures and test plans for assuring quality across a broad range of project functions, including facilities operations and maintenance, logistics and transportation, plant operations, multiple personnel support services, environmental support, fuel service operations and more.

  • Inspection methodologies include; 100% inspection, random sampling inspections, periodic inspections, and submittal reviews.

  • Must prepare detailed, accurate reports of all Quality Control inspections, results, corrective actions, recommended preventive actions, trends analyses, and compliance to contract requirements. Must utilize effective technical narrative, graphs, charts, spreadsheets, photographs and other means to effectively convey the QC results to Government and company end users.

Skills

  • Experience in the application of ISO principles is preferred and highly desirable.

  • Ability to gain cooperation, coordinate the work of others, and build a cohesive team.

  • Capability to adjust work operations to meet emergency or changing program or production requirements within available resources and with minimum sacrifice to quantity and quality of work.

  • Ability to establish program objectives or performance goals and assess progress.

  • Ability to analyze organizational and operational problems and develop timely and economical solutions.

  • Excellent writing and speaking skills to facilitate communicate at all levels.

  • Strong MS Excel, PowerPoint, and Work skills.

Qualifications

  • The QCM shall have a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a quality control manager on a US federal government service contract for facility maintenance and management.

  • QCM shall have and maintain a Quality Technician Certification from the American Society for Quality. Alternate certifications from other sources may be accepted.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

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