Quality Supervisor (Aerospace)

Applied Composites Engineering, Inc.

Los Alamitos, CA

Applied Composites (AC) is seeking a Quality Supervisor who leads the Quality Team in all areas of quality assurance activities. Ensures that products meet the quality standards of materials and workmanship as set forth by quality assurance, development, or engineering function.

About AC: Come and join the Applied Composites team. We are a leading provider of complex composite components, assemblies, engineering and tooling to the aerospace, defense and space system markets. Our employees are treated with respect and given the support, knowledge, and resources they need to thrive. If you are looking for a company that values and develops its employees while offering engaging work, Applied Composites may be the place for you.

Job Accountabilities:

  • Supervises the Quality Team on the inspection of materials, processes, parts, assemblies, finished parts and machined parts to assure quality products
  • Defines the implementation of standards, methods and procedures for inspection, testing and evaluating the precision, accuracy and reliability of company products
  • Provides quality expertise and training for all inspection positions in order to maintain a smooth flowing operation
  • Plans tasks and schedules efficiently and effectively
  • Promotes working relationships between inspection personnel and other departments
  • Review data and information and make accept/reject decisions about Products, Processes, and Validations
  • Maintains and tracks quality for the purposes of analysis, control, and management reports
  • Manages staff selection, performance, development and training processes to ensure team competencies and capabilities to reach the business goals and expectations
  • Other responsibilities as assigned

Job Specifications:
Post-Secondary degree in Quality Assurance or equivalent of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations
Years’ Experience:  5 - 7 years of relevant experience

  • Proven ability to plan and direct technical efforts to meet quality targets
  • Effective interpersonal skills to influence and lead a team
  • Skilled at performing examinations and quality control inspections on products, materials, components and parts on all types of standard and special products
  • Experienced in analyzing and determining quality methods and procedures
  • Demonstrated good judgment to identify and resolve day-to-day technical and operational problems
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and database management tools


At Applied Composites, we recognize how important your career and benefits are to you and your family. We offer a full suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability coverage, accident insurance, critical illness insurance, basic and supplemental life insurance, employee assistance plan, retirement savings and matching, tuition reimbursement and other developmental opportunities. We are committed to supporting the way you live and work.

AC is an Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled - Affirmative Action Employer.

This position requires the use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.