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Certification Manager

Northwest Aerospace Technologies Programs Everett , Washington , United States Permanent Part-time Bachelor's Degree More than 5 years

Job Description

The Certification Manager is responsible for ensuring the activities of the certification projects conform to the company quality system procedures and work instructions as documented. The Certification Manager is responsible to define and coordinate certification requirements internally and with regulatory agencies and customers throughout all phases of projects, and to prepare and maintain high level certification project documents.

This individual works closely with the Director of Certification, the Customer, Engineering department, Program Management and Quality Assurance to ensure that the design packages meet the requirements of the FAA and EASA (as applicable).

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

The responsibilities of the Certification Manager include but are not limited to the following:
• Indirectly responsible for implementation and maintenance of certification department procedures and work instructions
• Directly responsible for generation and accuracy of all project specific certification documentation that is assigned
• Reports on the performance of the certification activities for projects, to insure conformity inspections and documentation are planned for and accomplished, and that all project conformity records have been submitted for review and approval.
• Directly responsible for tracking and adherence to the certification schedule for assigned project.
• Support project meetings and telecons as required
• Provides input on project budgets for projects
• Coordinates with the Director of Certification and FAA designees (FAA Projects)
• Coordinates with Office of Airworthiness and EASA designees (EASA Projects)
• Actively work with the quality assurance disciplines to insure conformity inspections and documentation are planned for and accomplished, and that all project conformity records have been submitted for review and approval.
• Understand and promote all health, safety and environmental legal and regulatory requirements including company policies and standards. Lead by example, enforce and sustain a strong minded safety culture and compliance driven practices in the work environment.

• A four year technical degree or a minimum of 6 years of industry experience in aircraft certification - – or other combination of education and experience acceptable to the Director of Certification
• Strong knowledge of FAA and/or EASA Certification Procedures, FAR and/or EASA Certification Standards and commercial aviation certification process.
• Microsoft Office proficiency
• Strong verbal, technical writing, and written communication skills for internal company, customer, and authority interactions. Hardworking, dependable, organized, and self-disciplined.

Complementary Description

Working Conditions:

• Primarily office work with some travel required.
• Consistent use of computer key board and monitor
• Occasional travel may be required.

Physical Requirements:

• Occasional lifting of up to 25 pounds.

Where We Work:
Our Everett, Washington facility is state of the art. Situated right on the Snohomish River, this is the perfect place to use all of your skills and knowledge to become an amazing engineer.

Next Steps:
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Northwest Aerospace Technologies is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities.

Candidates for positions with Northwest Aerospace Technologies must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Employment eligibility verification will be required at the time of hire.

Employees working on programs subject to International Traffic In Arms Regulations must qualify as a US Person which is defined as a US Citizen, a Permanent Resident who does not work for a foreign company/foreign government/foreign governmental agency or organization, or a political asylee for legal compliance purposes.

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