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Quality Assurance
195680 Requisition #
Moog Aircraft Group is looking for an OSV Quality Auditor. This position is located at our aerospace manufacturing plant in Torrance, CA. 

Moog Aircraft Group is the leader of advanced flight controls for commercial and military aircraft.  We are positioned on virtually every aircraft in the marketplace, supplying reliable systems that are highly supportable and add significant value for our customers.  Moog Aircraft Group is a sector of Moog (NYSE:MOG-A).  Moog designs, manufactures and integrates precision motion control components and systems.  Our high-performance solutions are used in satellites and space vehicles, military and commercial aircraft, launch vehicles, missiles, industrial machinery, marine applications, and medical equipment.  Headquartered in East Aurora, NY, we employ over 11,500 employees in 28 countries.  While we are most known for our products that are the best in the industry, what’s unique about Moog is our culture of trust and mutual respect that allows for personal initiative, autonomy and excellence.  

The OSV Quality Auditor primary responsibility is to assess risk in various manufacturing processes by assessing process inputs of man, material, machine, method, measurement, and environment.  Investigations into unwanted variation of these process inputs has a direct impact on the uniformity and conformity of product to Moog’s engineering specifications.  In a collaborative manner, the auditor exercises problem solving and interpersonal skills, to directly make process improvements.
Primary responsibilities are to plan, provide and execute audits of, training for and technical assistance to production and development Operators.  Responsibilities also include the audit of production and development processes, and the support of Lean initiatives.

In performing the Audit function, the incumbent observes the activities of authorized operators and sample inspects their results as a means to ensure parts and/or assemblies are manufactured to specifications.  The incumbent will also verify that work instructions and engineering procedures are adequate and adhered to, and that gaging requirements and techniques are appropriate for the operation.  Strong interpersonal skills and self-motivation are required to effectively perform audits and motivate personnel to perform to the high expectations of the workmanship standards.  The Auditor may also provide system audit support on various processes and operating procedures relative to Business Systems and is expected to be involved in high level problem solving and continuous improvement activities in a team environment.
The incumbent provides technical guidance relative to interpretation and application of complex engineering drawings, work instructions, assembly techniques, nonstandard inspection techniques, unique gaging and test equipment application, and performing formal training of personnel relative to inspection, SPC techniques, Key characteristics, standard operating procedures and workmanship standards. 

Here’s what you’ll work on:
  • Plan and perform audits in accordance with the OSV Process as a means to determine process effectiveness; operator and technician competency; and the ability of the operator to produce conforming parts to gain maintain authority to inspect their own work.
  • Provide assistance and support with Business Systems and product audits when necessary.
  • Sample inspect parts during audits using inspection techniques and layouts of varying complexity.
  • Provide assistance to production management and operators to ensure workmanship standards are met.
  • Provide assistance for all engineering disciplines to support improvement and investigative activities.
  • Support analytical and statistical applications by assisting production employees involved in control charting activities and identifying potential sources of variation.
  • Assist in problem solving activities to provide evaluation support for identified nonconformities.
  • Assist in the training operators to Quality procedures and inspection techniques.
  • Proficiency in the use and understanding of measuring and test equipment.
  • Report issues and improvement opportunities to responsible Engineers and Management

At a minimum, you’ll need to meet these Basic Qualifications: 
  • Associates degree (vocational, professional, or advanced) In a Technological field.  Successful completion of external technical education and training (e.g. Completion of an Apprenticeship program) may be evaluated and count as equivalency of a Technical Associates Degree. 
  • Due to federal contract obligations, must be a US Citizen or US Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder)

Preferred Qualifications Include: 
  • Practical experience and technical knowledge of a wide variety of gages, measuring and test equipment used in inspection of precision machined parts, approval of new fixturing and tooling, understand and provide guidance for Acceptance Test requirements
  • Five years of progressive experience (usually post-education) in the operation of precision machines and/or assembly and test processes
  • Demonstrated general capabilities in inspection and test 
At Moog we work in an environment where people trust, respect and encourage one another.  We believe in our people, and it shows in everything we do.  We invite you to become part of our continued success.

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About Moog, Inc.:

Our company began in 1951 with Bill Moog’s invention, the servo valve, a device which became the heart of high performance motion control systems. Today, Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) is a worldwide designer, manufacturer, and integrator of motion control parts and systems.


Headquartered in East Aurora, NY, we proudly serve customers in more than 90 countries. Our operations extend to more than 27 countries and our talented, global workforce is nearly 12,000 strong.


Our company is organized into five operating groups: Aircraft, Space and Defense, Industrial, Medical Devices, and Corporate. Our high-performance systems control military and commercial aircraft, satellites and space vehicles, launch vehicles, missiles, automated industrial machinery, and marine and medical equipment. What sets Moog apart is our commitment to creating high-performance solutions that solve our customers’ most difficult technical challenges.


But it's more than technical excellence that defines us. Moog is a performance culture that empowers people to achieve great things. Our employees enjoy tackling interesting technical challenges in a culture of trust. For you, working with us can mean deeper job satisfaction, better rewards, and a great quality of life inside and outside of work. 

Moog is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such affirms the right of every person to participate in all aspects of employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic. If you are interested in applying for employment and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply for a posted position, contact our Human Resources department via phone at 844-367-5787.

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