Aerospace Quality Manager

Title: Aerospace Quality Manager
Department: Quality
Reports to: Sr. Director of Quality and Sustainability
Hours: Full-time, M-F


Responsible for the supervision, implementation and maintenance of The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc. quality assurance program as related to, but not limited to, fabrication, assembly, delivery operations and other related activities in our aerospace business unit to ensure complete quality assurance is provided.


Maintain Quality system (ISO 9001/AS9100) in compliance with applicable standards and regulations

  • Resident expert in metrology
  • Responsible for First Article Inspections
  • Prepares corrective actions and analyzes trends
  • Supervision
    • Supervise and train technicians in quality standards
    • Train and audit operators in quality standards and inspection methods
    • Manage and assist with receiving inspection, final inspection, and testing
    • Supervise and train others in the operation of Coordinate Measuring Machines
  • Advise others in GD&T (Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing), MBD (Model Based Definition), and DPD (Digital Product Definition)
  • Ensure identification and traceability of product from receipt of materials through shipment to the customer
  • Liaison with customer’s Quality Departments
  • Collaborate with engineering and manufacturing regarding quality issues


Seven years of precision machine parts experience

  • Five years of quality management experience
  • Strong metrology, leadership, and problem solving skills
  • Working knowledge of ISO 9001 and AS9100 Rev C
  • Experience in training others to use metrology equipment Demonstrated experience developing corrective and preventative action plans
  • Degree in quality engineering, quality management or similar scientific field is preferred
  • ASQ Certifications preferred
  •  Able to work extended hours and weekends as necessary to support the team during increased workload spikes as well as to ensure business demands are met

Equal Opportunity Employer, Male / Female / Persons with Disabilities / VEVRAA


Please send resume to:
Kevin Daniel, Sr. Director of Strategic Recruiting
The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc.
2501 S. Plum Street
Seattle, Washington 98144

Fax number: 206.436.2244
Telephone: 206.973.4060

Telephone: (206) 436-2160
Fax: (206) 436-2244
TTY: (206) 324-1388

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