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    This National Guard position is for a QUALITY ASSURANCE SPECIALIST, Position Description Number D1065and is part of the Maryland Army National Guard.

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    As a QUALITY ASSURANCE SPECIALIST, GS-1910-9, you will develop the AASF Quality Management Plan (QMP) that documents the management and operational policies and procedures to ensure work processes, products, or services satisfy expectations and quality standards. Reviews Army materiel maintenance policies and operational procedures. Assesses quality assurance programs of other Department of Defense (DoD) services, and analyzes commercial maintenance practices to establish a comprehensive Quality Program (QP) for the AASF. Develops quality assessment plans to evaluate and improve quality of maintenance production and work processes. Assessments include reviews of management and organization; quality systems; personnel qualifications and training; supply procedures; facilities; tools and test equipment; maintenance documentation; operations and training requirements, and equipment failures. Conducts evaluations to identify strength problem areas, failure trends, faults in methods and procedures, and other deviations from quality standards. Serves as quality assurance authority in the AASF. Maintains the AASF master library. Manages technical publications accounts. Manages the Safety-of-Flight (SOF) and Aviation Safety Action Message (ASAM) programs to ensure effective and timely accomplishment. Manages the weight and balance program. Performs command directed quality inspections and special inspections for all aspects of aircraft and associated equipment. Performs management and compliance reviews over a wide range of functions within the AASF. Conducts formal training of quality assurance and quality compliance principles, procedures, techniques, and skills. Reviews and evaluates quality compliance inspections performed by production units. Serves as the primary point of contact (POC) to, and provides liaison services between, the AASF and external organizations regarding QA matters. Performs other duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1910 Quality Assurance

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