Performance Review Institute, Warrendale PA
CHEMICAL PROCESSING AUDITOR OPPORTUNITY
for Plating, Anodizing, Painting, Conversion Coatings, Etch Processes.
The purpose of this independent contractor position is to conduct chemical processing audits. With the audit results reported back to key global aerospace industry experts, who manage the audit and accreditation process, this position plays an important role in risk mitigation, supply chain oversight and continual improvement within the aerospace industry. This varied and autonomous role would suit someone who has experience and/or qualifications in manufacturing/engineering and is looking for a new challenge.
Being an auditor involves:
• Ensuring adequate pre-audit preparation including contacting the company ahead of time to arrange an audit timetable and reviewing documentation provided by the company
• Conducting the audit based on an industry-approved checklist including a review of the procedures, work instructions, training records and other documentation that evidences the competency of the company to meet customer requirements and observing real part processing through job audits to ensure that the documented requirements are properly flowed down to and implemented on the shopfloor
• Holding regular meetings with the auditee during the audit for the purpose of transparency so that all parties understand the audit timetable and any findings identified
• Submitting an audit report to PRI staff in which any audit findings are clearly and logically documented
• Representing PRI to our customers by acting professionally at all times
• Working collaboratively with PRI staff and customers to organize audit schedules that meet the needs of all stakeholders
• Liaising with PRI?s preferred travel agency to organize a cost-effective travel schedule
To qualify to work as an auditor, applicants must meet the following general requirements:
• Understanding of what it means to work as an independent contractor and willingness to engage with PRI in this capacity
• Commitment to preserving the integrity of the program, maintaining strict confidentiality, and to avoiding all conflicts of interest
• Expertise in one or more technologies
• Willingness to travel and conduct audits
• Written and oral proficiency in the English language
• Strong interpersonal skills
The ideal auditor candidate will possess most of the following criteria:
• Bachelor's of Science Degree in Chemistry or Related Field
• Five Years "hands on" experience (preferably in the Aerospace Industry) with two or more of the following processes: Anodizing, Chemical Cleaning, Chemical Milling, Conversion/Phosphate Coating, Etching, Laboratory Evaluation, Paint/Dry Film Coatings, Plating, Stripping, Surface Prep Prior to Metal Bond, Surface Treatment/Passivation
• Five years experience as an auditor (Aerospace Industry Preferred)
• Thorough understanding of aerospace chemical processing specs, processes, and equipment
Independent Contractor Auditors enjoy: A flexible schedule, The ability to work from any location in the world, An
Opportunity to participate in influential industry program.
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(posted February 9, 2017)