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Senior Administrative Assistant - Quality Assurance Operations (Onsite)
Collins Aerospace Sterling, VA

Senior Administrative Assistant - Quality Assurance Operations (Onsite)

Collins Aerospace
Sterling, VA
Expired: May 24, 2024 Applications are no longer accepted.
  • Vision , Medical , Dental , Paid Time Off , Life Insurance , Retirement
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Company Info

Date Posted:



United States of America


HVA34: Sterling, VA 22640 Davis Dr , Sterling, VA, 20164-7104 USA

Position Role Type:


The position performs complex administrative activities in close relationship to the day-to-day work of the Quality Assurance Operations department. The position available is in Sterling, VA and will be an onsite position.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide administrative support to organization. Typical support tasks include scheduling meetings/conference rooms, catering, expense report preparation, tool support, and other onsite support assistance as needed

  • Creating and pulling of SAP reports to create metrics used by team

  • Lead Coordinator of the Process Awareness Matrix and PAL, including tracking and posting documents released by enterprise, and acting as moderator for peer reviews

  • Assigns and tracks all ESAT audits, including internal floor sweep inspections

  • Serve as the focal point for site tool calibration logics, including inventory, tracking, purchase order submission, and vendor relationship management

  • Assisting in coordinating onsite and offsite customer meetings, meeting logistics, food orders, and set up/take down

  • Help in administering Sharepoint/Teamspace sites, Teams drive and other shared drives, including site content updates, user access, and assisting users with questions

  • Interact with other administrative assistants and support staff collaboratively to share knowledge and schedule activities across the business

  • Proofreads presentation content to ensuring proper spelling, punctuation, and grammar usage; may perform minor document revisions to ensure clarity and formatting

  • Establishes, maintains, and revises departmental files and coordinates logistics for archiving documents through vendor

  • May prepare materials for departmental meetings or reviews

  • Interfaces with personnel from numerous departments and external contacts

  • May assist in maintaining office supplies, including tracking, ordering and by organizing 

  • Assist in tasks associated with onboarding of new employees

  • Perform other duties as requested by leadership, including special projects as assigned

Basic Qualifications:

  • Typically requires HS Diploma or AA/AS degree (or other 2-year post high school training) with a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience

  • Previous experience in customer service roles

  • Proficient with MS Office, O365, Outlook, and Teams

  • Experience with Concur, Ariba and SAP

  • The ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. government issued Secret Security Clearance is required

  • U.S. citizenship is required, as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

Preferred Qualifications / Skills:

  • Excellent time management skills, ability to multitask and prioritize work.

  • Attention to detail and problem-solving skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Proactive, takes initiative, eager to learn

  • Enjoy working as part of a team, ability to work well with others

  • Patience and the ability to remain calm in stressful situations

  • Excellent customer service

Collins Aerospace, an RTX company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio, and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

Do you want to be a part of something bigger? A team whose impact stretches across the world, and even beyond? At Collins Aerospace, our Mission Systems team helps civilian, military and government customers complete their most complex missions — whatever and wherever they may be. Our customers depend on us for intelligent and secure communications, missionized systems for specialized aircraft and spacecraft and collaborative space solutions. By joining our team, you’ll have your own critical part to play in ensuring our customer succeeds today while anticipating their needs for tomorrow. Are you up for the challenge? Join our mission today.

Collins Aerospace Diversity & Inclusion Statement:

Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.


*Please consider the following role type definitions as you apply for this role.

Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance employees, as they are essential to the development of our products.

Hybrid: Employees who are working in Hybrid roles will work regularly both onsite and offsite.  Ratio of time working onsite will be determined in partnership with your leader.

Remote: Employees who are working in Remote roles will work primarily offsite (from home).  An employee may be expected to travel to the site location as needed. 

Regardless of your role type, collaboration and innovation are critical to our business and all employees will have access to digital tools so they can work with colleagues around the world – and access to Collins sites when their work requires in-person meetings.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes: 

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees
  • Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution, including a Lifetime Income Strategy option
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Student Loan Repayment Program
  • Life insurance and disability coverage
  • Optional coverages you can buy: pet insurance, home and auto insurance, additional life and accident insurance, critical illness insurance, group legal, ID theft protection
  • Birth, adoption, parental leave benefits
  • Ovia Health, fertility, and family planning
  • Adoption Assistance         
  • Autism Benefit
  • Employee Assistance Plan, including up to 10 free counseling sessions
  • Healthy You Incentives, wellness rewards program
  • Doctor on Demand, virtual doctor visits
  • Bright Horizons, child and elder care services
  • Teladoc Medical Experts, second opinion program
  •  And more! 

At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.


Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.

The salary range for this role is 39,000 USD - 79,000 USD. The salary range provided is a good faith estimate representative of all experience levels. RTX considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role, function and associated responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, location, education/training, and key skills.

Hired applicants may be eligible for benefits, including but not limited to, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, flexible work schedules, employee assistance program, Employee Scholar Program, parental leave, paid time off, and holidays. Specific benefits are dependent upon the specific business unit as well as whether or not the position is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement.

Hired applicants may be eligible for annual short-term and/or long-term incentive compensation programs depending on the level of the position and whether or not it is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement. Payments under these annual programs are not guaranteed and are dependent upon a variety of factors including, but not limited to, individual performance, business unit performance, and/or the company’s performance.

This role is a U.S.-based role. If the successful candidate resides in a U.S. territory, the appropriate pay structure and benefits will apply.

RTX anticipates the application window closing approximately 40 days from the date the notice was posted. However, factors such as candidate flow and business necessity may require RTX to shorten or extend the application window.

RTX is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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