Job Description

  • Quality Manager

    Location: Fairhope, AL
    Status Type: Full-Time
    Department: Quality
    Requisition Number:

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    The quality manager ensures that the products and services provided by the CMS business units located at Sonny Callahan Airport are fit for purpose, are consistent and meet both external and internal requirements. This includes legal, compliance and customer expectations. Coordinates all activities required to meet these quality standards. Monitors and advises on the performance of the quality management system, overhaul measurement and test data, and reports on performance, measuring against set standards. Liaises with other managers and staff throughout CMS in Fairhope and Miami to ensure that the quality management system is functioning properly. Where appropriate, advises on changes and how to implement them. Provide training, tools and techniques to enable others to achieve quality standards.

    Primary duties and responsibilities for cms fairhope and southern avionics

    - Maintain quality system
    - Maintain compliance with regulatory authorities
    - Maintain repair station manual, quality control manual, forms manual, test cell manual, training manual, capability list, & ops specs
    - Maintain drug and alcohol program
    - Maintain training records and provide training where required
    - Maintain certified rosters
    - Perform capability list self evaluations
    - Conduct internal audits
    - Conduct and approve vendor audits
    - Return outside quality audits from customers
    - Host on-site quality auditors from regulatory authorities and customers
    - Write any new manuals required by any foreign regulatory authorities in which CMS Fairhope seeks certification
    - Manage team of quality inspectors
    - Other duties as assigned

    Education and experience

    - Bachelor's degree with 4 to 6 years of experience in the field or in a related area preferred.
    - Certifications an advantage including Quality Auditor, Quality Engineer, Quality Improvement Associate, Six Sigma. Quality inspection, auditing and testing experience.
    - Experience with implementation of corrective action programs.
    - Knowledge of tools, concepts and methodologies of QA.
    - Knowledge of relevant regulatory requirements.
    - Attention to detail
    - Communication skills, verbal and written
    - Data collection, management and analysis
    - Problem analysis and problem solving
    - Planning and organizing
    - Judgment
    - Decision making
    - Customer service orientation
    - Teamwork

    Language skills

    Ability to read and comprehend complex governmental regulations. Ability to write correspondence and memos. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

    Mathematical skills

    Solid skills in statistical analysis techniques.

    Reasoning ability

    Solid judgment and decision making skills required.


    Windows, Excel, Word, PowerPoint required. MiniTab preferred

    No faxes, phone calls or other correspondence will be accepted. EOE/M/F/D/V