WHO ARE WELMI is a world-class leader in designing, building and manufacturing aerospace structures, systems and components for commercial, business and regional, and military aerospace customers. We employ engineering, manufacturing and testing experts throughout the United States and the rest of the world. Our integrated team approach and full life cycle of capabilities enable our employees to take advantage of a wide range of opportunities for career growth within our organization.
Reporting to Chief Operating Officer for LMI Aerospace, this position will set the strategic direction and leadership for LMI Aerostructures Quality Management System. The Senior Director of Quality will be responsible for establishing and maintaining the LMI Quality System for Aerostructures and ensuring that it is followed and maintained at all facilities. This responsibility includes the Corporate Quality and Supplier Quality Department, as well as the Quality Managers at each manufacturing and design site to achieve world class supplier performance.
Responsibilities include the management of the strategic direction for quality, approvals for ISO9001/AS9100 and Customer Quality Systems, Nadcap Special Process approvals, and Customer interface and relationship management. As a member of the Operations Leadership Team, the position requires the development of a quality strategy focusing on a preventive action culture and increasing levels of quality performance through daily influence with the Corporate Team, Center of Excellence Leaders; Site General Managers, and Functional leaders. This role requires regular direct interface with internal and external customers and detailed planning and execution of strategy, goals and objectives to meet the overall business strategy and quality vision.
This individual will ensure that the quality organization is contributing to the long and short-term strategies of LMI. This person will at all times model LMI values and principles and act in a manner consistent with the LMI Code of Business Conduct and Ethics.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Bachelor’s degree in quality management, manufacturing, engineering, operations or other related degree is required.
Minimum of 7 years progressive quality management experience in the aerospace industry with multi-site environment preferred. Experience in an aerostructures environment; machining, fabrication, processing, and/or assembly is highly preferred.
Yes, 50% of Time Traveling
WHY CHOOSE LMI AEROSPACE?
We take care of our people.