Regulatory Compliance Engineer in Summerville at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 10/22/2019

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The Opportunity | Regulatory Compliance Engineer

Regulatory Compliance and Audit Coordination. The Regulatory Compliance Engineer manages internal and supplier audit and surveillance programs to validate compliance with applicable quality standards and Environmental, Safety, and Health (ESH) regulations. This includes scheduling and tracking supplier qualification audits performed by Quality Assurance Engineering. They monitor applicable regulations and standards for changes and initiate action to ensure the company maintains alignment with applicable requirements. The Regulatory Compliance Engineer is the lead for all outreach with local, state and regional federal regulatory officials and coordinates outreach with federal regulatory officials when necessary. The Regulatory Compliance Engineer is the lead for coordinating all external (i.e., customer or regulatory) audits and surveillances including post-audit corrective action and follow-up. Additionally, they will develop and implement a deficiency tracking and corrective action program.

Duties & Responsibilities:

* Develops and manages an integrated internal and external audit and surveillance program to ensure compliance with applicable requirements for quality assurance (including supplier quality), ESH, and other areas as requested by senior management.

* Develops and implements an outreach plan to build relationships with local, state and regional federal regulatory officials. Serves as the lead for any regulatory (e.g., EPA, OSHA) facility inspection.

* Serves as the lead interface for external (e.g., customer, government, ISO 9001 registrar, etc.) audits.

* Leads cross-functional teams in developing formal responses to external audits.

* Is a leader in continuous improvement.

* Develops and implements a deficiency and corrective action tracking program.

* Reviews and disseminates regulatory reference information that may affect facility operations.


* Bachelor Degree in a technical, engineering, or science-related field from an accredited college or university and a minimum of 9 years relevant experience; or

* Master's Degree in a technical, engineering, or science-related field from an accredited college or university and a minimum of 7 years relevant experience

* Must be a sole US citizen and able to obtain and maintain DOD security clearance

* Strong oral and written communication skills with knowledge of MS Office.


* Navy Nuclear Propulsion Program experience including direct experience coordinating regulatory audits, responding to audit findings, and interfacing with regulatory officials

* Independent auditing experience

* Experience with Navy, ISO 9001, NQA-1, or 10 CFR 50 compliant quality programs

* ISO 9001 Certified Auditor

* Ability to understand statistical inference

* Good presentation skills

* Experience with Environmental, Safety, and Health regulation

This position will be located in Summerville, South Carolina, but will require up to 50% of travel for training in the Wellsville, NY and/or Cheswick PA facilities prior to opening of the new factory in the fall of 2019.

This position may require exposure to information, which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.