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Chemical Engineering Quality Engineer

Fort Worth, TX
March 29, 2019

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S. “ Krishna” Krishnamurthy

Quality Management System Lead Auditor

Environmental Management System Auditor

Supply Chain Management

Arlington, Texas



Management System Auditing, Quality System Management and Consulting, Auditor Training, Quality Assurance Engineering, Quality Control Inspection and Tests, Electronics Design, development and production, Chemical Engineering – polymers, and petro-chemicals development and manufacturing, sports products R&D, manufacturing, and QA, high energy physics R&D, and QA, Aerospace – helicopter and aircraft – product design, development and production and procurement and quality control.


Textiles and Textile Products (04), Printing Companies (09), Chemicals, Chemical Products and Fibres (12), Rubber and Plastic Products (14),

Non-metallic Mineral Products(15),Metal Products and Fabricated Parts (17), Electrical and Optical Equipment (19),Aerospace (21), Recycling (24), Wholesale and Retail Trade; Repair of Motor Vehicles, Motorcycles and Personal and Household Goods (29), Transport, Storage and Communications (31), Renting, Credit and Insurance services(32), Engineering Services (34),

Education (37).


B. S. Chemical Engineering, University of Bombay, Bombay, India (1963)

M. S. Chemical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD(1967)

Ph. D. Polymer Engineering, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio (1971)

ISO 9001:2015 (Exemplar Global)

ISO 14001 : 2015 (Exemplar Global)

ISO 13485 : 2016 (Exemplar Global)

ISO 45001 – 2018 (Exemplar Global)

R2 2013 (SERI)

AS 9100 D (Probitas)


Lead Auditor Certification:

ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001: 2015, ISO 45001: 2018, AS 9100 D

S. “ Krishna” Krishnamurthy

4805 Cheyenne Court

Arlington, Texas 76013

Mobile 817-***-****



Krishna’s experience covers Research & Development, manufacturing, quality, customer interface, purchasing, sales and marketing, supply chain management, government contracting and teaching and training. His experience covers a broad spectrum of industries such as sport products, electronics, aerospace, chemical, high energy physics, etc. He has developed simple and cost effective QA procedures, product and in-process and failure analysis procedures. He has conducted nine plus years of third party audit of clients to ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001 certification and periodical audits. He has been in the quality field for well over 20 years and has conducted SHEA (Safety, Health and Environmental Audit) audits. He has done extensive vendor and subcontractor assessment audits (second party audits) at their sites

He has excellent interaction skills with engineering, sales, marketing, management personnel, customers and suppliers and supervisory experience in industry, both small and large. He has taught courses in college on Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, Just-in-Time, Production Activity Control, Logistics, etc. as well as ISO 9001 courses and developed ISO 9001 training materials.


Consultant & Contract Auditor, Suki Associates, Arlington, TX, Jan 2010 to Current

Consultant to local companies in trouble shooting, and proposal writing

ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 Consultation

Contract auditor with CBs: ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001

Contract quality inspector ProQC Corporation

Client Manager, BSI Management Systems, Reston VA, May 2002 to Dec 2009

Third party certification audits and periodical audits to ISO 9001and ISO 14001 systems.

Clients included chemical, petrochemicals, aerospace, electronics, distribution, foundry, teaching and training.

As Coordinating Client Manager, planned and executed audits with other client manager for multi-site clients. Auditing in US, Canada, Mexico and United Kingdom.

High client retention

New business development resulting in additional business to BSI

Educate and enhance values of audits to clients

Quality Engineer III Boeing Electronics, Irving, TX, April 1997 to Jan 2002

Involved in developing quality system.

Provided training and consulting to various groups at Boeing towards certification for the ISO 9001 system.

Conducted SHEA (safety health environmental ) audits to comply with local, state and federal requirements.

As a quality engineer involved in trouble shooting quality related problems on the floor.

Member of Capital Equipment Team. Interaction with vendors, and Boeing Seattle engineers.

Successful third party audit for ISO certification

Established a safe work environment meeting local, state and federal requirements

Increased productivity in testing areas by providing state of art test equipment

Minimizing test times and maintenance cost as well as improving on reliability

Interface with Boeing Seattle engineers in improving and enhancing customersatisfaction

ISO Auditor (Contract),Det Norske Vertias, Houston, TX, April 1994 to April 1995

Audited client companies for ISO certification.

Involved in third party audits to ISO 9001 and ISO 9002 requirements for certification and periodic audits

Performed audits as lead, acting lead and audit team member for close to 40 different clients.

Chemical, foundry, electronics, air craft, distribution, plastic, rubber, composite, heavy inorganic, petrochemicals and textile industries

Good revenue and acted as an outsource

Director, Eskay Associates, Arlington, TX Oct 1987 to Aug 1995

Sales, Marketing & Consulting

ISO 9001 Training Material for QRX International

ISO 9001 Consultation with local plastic companies

Manufacturing representative for plastic molding, machining, stamping, investment casting, and specialty chemicals

Consultant to local companies in trouble shooting, and proposal writing

Research proposals with Barracuda International

SBIR Contract with US Army 1991

Adjunct Faculty, DeVry University-Texas, Irving, TX 1996 to 1999

Taught courses: Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, Just-in-Time, Production Activity Control, Logistics, etc.

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