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Special Process Engineer

Paradigm Precision a DPG Company
Stuart, FL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Paradigm Precision specializes in the manufacturing of complex fabrication and precision machined components for gas turbine engines. We serve customers around the world in commercial and military aviation, power generation, the marine industry, rotary wing, and unmanned aerial vehicles.

Purpose/ Summary

The Special Process Engineer manages and monitors special process activities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 Implement continuous improvement action plans in all special processes

 Participate in special process internal audits

 Manage special process Nadcap audits (from preparation to closing of NCR if any)

 Manage customer audits related to special process

 Follow up of all special process related action plans (from internal and external audits, improvements, DMB…)

 Manage special process projects (from purchasing of new machines to commissioning and validation, layout implementation/change…)

 Manage special process qualification projects with different customers

 Ensure all special process personnel are trained and qualified

 Review periodically latest revisions of Nadcap and customer requirements and ensure special processes are compliant.

 Ensure special process periodic tests are performed on time (e.g: contamination test, SAT and TUS for heat treat, metallurgical tests for EDM, penetrant test for FPI, calibrations…)

 Create and update special process procedures

 Review and approve special process work instructions

 Review of certificates of conformance related to special processes

Adheres to all Core Values (Health and Safety, Quality, Customer Service, Development of People, Integrity, Corporate Citizenship, Continuous Improvement, Respect).

Adheres to all Core Competencies (Communication, Teamwork, Achieving Results, Commitment to Continuous Improvement, Judgement).

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

Other job-related duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities

This job does not have supervisory responsibilities.

Work Environment

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to a machine shop and fabrication assembly environment
  • The employee is occasionally exposed to moderate cold and heat

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 2 years relevant experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Working knowledge of drawings interpretation and geometric dimensioning and tolerances
  • Working knowledge of various machining operations, quality assurance systems, calibration and gauging
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Solid knowledge of root cause and corrective action
  • Able to read, write, and speak standard English
  • Legally authorized to work in applicable country

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • 3 years relevant experience
  • Working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing
  • Working knowledge of manufacturing techniques

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS: The above job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and standards of the position. Incumbents will follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as assigned by their supervisor.

Paradigm Precision is an Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ancestry, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, medical condition, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or any other basis protected by law.

Paradigm Precision a DPG Company


Stuart, FL
34997 USA



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