Triumph Group

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Supplier Quality Manager 3

Supplier Quality Manager 3

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Full time
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Quality Assurance - All
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Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, sub-assemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.


Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.

The Supplier Quality Manager is responsible for the direction of all supplier quality related activities and reliability standards across all key suppliers to assure Triumph supplier procurements meet or exceed the culture of quality first and zero defects requirements.



Responsibilities include:

  • Verifies and validates suppliers and/or subcontractors have received engineering, manufacturing, and quality requirements.
  • Ensures that customer quality-imposed technical requirements are adhered to by suppliers and quality system is maintained.
  • Ensures programs are in place and designed to improve supplier performance, productivity, and process validation.
  • Prepares, maintains and reviews procurement quality assurance procedures to ensure compliance with customer and/or government requirements.
  • Reviews and analyzes corrective action reports and purchase orders in an effort to reduce and eliminate defects.
  • Monitors quality control activities and systems at supplier and subcontractor facilities.
  • May monitor a certified supplier program or related programs in receiving inspection and other quality areas.
  • May also audit third-party manufacturers to ensure due diligence and vendor selection process.
  • May perform deviation investigations into quality issues.



  • Bachelor's degree in technical field (engineering, aerospace, mechanical) or equivalent
  • 6+ years related experience of increasing responsibility and complexity as a Manufacturing or Supplier Quality Engineer
  • Aerospace industry experience - specifically commercial manufacturing structures/assembly
  • 3-5 years previous management experience
  • Ability to travel 25-50%

  • Experience vetting and qualification of suppliers - must know how to determine proper evaluation of suppliers and materials at both low and high production rates.
  • Creative problem solver with ability to to work in multi-disciplinary teams
  • Demonstrated experience in DFM techniques to support reduced cost and lean manufacturing
  • Ability and willingness to thrive in a fast paced, rapidly changing work environment
  • Self directed, driven, highly motivated and committed to improvement

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a United States Person as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required



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