Quality Assurance Manager - Relocation offered! in Exeter, NH at C/A Design Inc

Date Posted: 9/10/2022

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    Exeter, NH
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Job Description

Join us in our new Exeter New Hampshire location - relocation provided!

C/A Design, Inc. is part of the Heico Companies, and in aggregate, Heico’s businesses generate more than $3.2 billion in revenues. C/A Design is an Innovator and leader in the Brazing industry providing custom engineered cooling solutions while leveraging decades of cutting edge, industry leading, brazing experience. Our customers rely on us to deliver the complex parts they create. Protecting the Warfighter is our mission. Our new state of the art Exeter location is set to open in Spring of 2023, and will raise the bar in precision manufacturing – come and join us!

C/A Designs, an industry leader in the manufacturer of complex aluminum dip and vacuum brazed assemblies, is seeking a talented, driven and accomplished Quality Assurance Manager to join its successful and accomplished team. This is a critical, high visibility role tasked with safeguarding product quality while meeting company and regulatory standards and has responsibility for a continuous quality improvement program that includes quality control and assurance while meeting or exceeding all quality standards set forth by our valued customer base.


  • Drive compliance in all aspects of AS9100 Quality Management System.
  • Participate in risk management activities.
  • Drive efforts to achieve and improve customer satisfaction.  
  • Work in conjunction with Purchasing to qualify new vendors, solve vendor quality concerns and continuously improve/build Company/vendor relationships. 
  • Review existing process and product specification to identify the need for improvement or upgrade.
  • Partner with other leadership team members to drive Continuous Improvement efforts in product quality/performance and process optimization.
  • Plan, promote, and organize training activities related to quality and reliability.
  • Supervise technicians, inspectors, Quality Engineers and other company staff to ensure they perform their duties in line with established quality procedures.
  • Provide leadership and coaching, while overseeing and driving the education and training of Quality Department employees.
  • Supply key metrics and reporting data when requested by Plant leadership.
  • Form trustworthy and effective relationships with internal and external customers to ensure awareness and alignment of customer goals and the company's mission.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • BS or BA in Management, Administration or Engineering.
  • 5-10 years management/supervisory experience in a dynamic, results driven and customer focused organization preferably in the aerospace industry.
  • Familiarity with industry standards, AS9100 Quality Management System, and NADCAP accreditation preferred.
  • ITAR, and NIST experience.
  • Metrology and GD&T.
  • Excellent MS Office skill sets with the capabilities of creating complex reports and the ability to present in front of peers and executives.
  • Exceptional leadership capabilities; a manager who has the capabilities to mentor and nurture personnel while driving and producing top notch results from team members.
  • A spirited teammate who collaborates and can see the big picture.