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Internal Lead Auditor

Poway, California
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Date posted 04/02/2024 Job ID 44248BR Company General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Experience Level Mid-Level (3-7 years) Job Title Internal Lead Auditor City Poway State California Workstyle Onsite Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time Salary Salary Range $81,454 - $111,999

Job Summary General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.

We have an exciting opportunity for an Internal Lead Auditor Quality Department located in Poway, CA

  • Main point of contact for Quality Management System (QMS).
  • Evaluate company processes (Business and Quality Systems) for compliance with quality requirements.
  • Record and compile audit and test results and prepare graphs, charts and reports.
  • Assist in development of audit checklists.
  • Lead AS9100 quality audits and lead a team of support auditors.
  • Identify processes, situations, etc., where organization is meeting requirements, as well as identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Assist audit team in developing audit schedules and reports; present audit reports to top management.
  • Assist with follow-up audits, findings, and opportunities for improvement.
  • Will assist with root cause analysis and implementation of corrective action and preventative action for process and product related non-conformances.
  • Integrates and analyzes project plans to ensure milestones and delivery requirements are met, ensures that all key parties are advised.
  • Analyzes data and situations and develops solutions with Project Managers, influences and guides on actions to be taken.
  • Represents the organization as a primary contact for internal and external audits and corrective action responses.
  • Assist with quality training of production personnel.
  • Ensure compliance with AS9100 standards.
  • Manage the maintenance of company-wide, policies, procedures, work instructions, and records, to assure the company of continuous compliance conformance with appropriate standards and regulations.
  • Other duties as required.
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

Job Qualifications:
  • Typically requires a bachelors degree in Business Administration or a related discipline and six or more years of progressive professional project administration experience. Equivalent professional experience may be substituted in lieu of education.
  • Must have certification to AS9100 standards, preferably Lead Auditor Certification.
  • Ability to work well unsupervised, manage conflicts, handle multiple tasks, be detail oriented and highly motivated.
  • Ability to identify issues, analyze data and develop solutions to a variety of complex problems
  • Strong analytical, verbal, inter-personal and written communication skills
  • Well organized to work high volume of documents in fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work under the pressure of meeting deadlines and perform well in team situations.
  • Excellent oral, written, and listening communications skills to interact with all levels of the organization.
Salary:$81,454 - $111,999
Travel Percentage Required 0 - 25 Relocation Assistance Provided Not Provided US Citizenship Required? Yes Clearance Required? No Apply Now
Jack O
“I wanted to continue my service and make a positive difference in the world. At GA, I can provide my friends, family, neighbors and current service members with the best products to keep them aware and safe at home and on the battlefield.”
– Jack O. Sr. Program Manager, GA-ASI
Steven, Research & Development Engineering
“Working in Research and Development means every day is something new and exciting. It's always a challenge to test new materials to see if they behave as you expect. It's never boring.”
– Steven, Research & Development Engineer
Micah, Mechanical Engineer
"I like knowing that the projects I work on contribute to the defense of our country."
– Micah, Mechanical Engineer
Image of John, Staff Engineer
“I work in the Components Engineering and Obsolescence Management Dept. Our efforts are saving General Atomics several millions of dollars by proactively leading and informing the company of all these decisions which significantly impact production, sustainment and new designs.”
– John, Staff Engineer