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Quality Engineer Manager

Kyle, Texas, United States
October 22, 2016

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Victor L. Lucchesi

*** ********* *. *****: 210-***-****

Kyle, Texas, 78640 Email:

Supplier Quality Engineer / Supervisor

A top-performing quality engineering and manufacture management professional with over thirty-five years’ experience in procurement, fabrication and assembly oversight roles. An effective project manager with proficiency in metrics and production scheduling. Occupational knowledge of statistical analysis matched by superior supplier management skills. Strong background in aviation and aerospace technologies, as well as natural resource and utility industries. Seeking Permanent Employment.

Areas of Expertise

•Quality Assurance

•Project Management

•Process Improvement

•Dimensional Inspections

•Corrective Action

•9 plus years Quality Engineering

•Research and Development


•Fabrication and Assembly

•Product Management


•Blueprint / GD&T

•ANSI Y14.5

•Continuous Improvement

•AS9102 Inspections and Audits

•ISO 13485

•Lean Manufacturing


•Supplier Management

•Weld Inspections

•Process Audits AS9100C



Professional Experience

Aerotek (Contract Quality Engineer) INOVA Labs, Austin,Texas 06/25/2016 to Present

•Daily trouble-shooting on a manufacturing floor.

•Operate and troubleshoot electro-mechanical systems.

•Tracing and analyzing assembled PCB boards.

•Experience with design of experiments, test procedures and specification validation. Versatile in electrical and mechanical investigations.

•Facilitate/lead root cause failure analysis and identify and support the implementation of corrective actions that mitigate risk, and ensure that all analyses and activities are appropriately documented. ISO13485.

•Collect and compile statistical quality data.

•Assists in developing engineering solutions to quality, cost or regulatory compliance issues.

SQA Services (Contract Quality Inspector) DJO Austin, Tx 03/14/2016 to Present

•Precision Inspection of Medical Implant devices and parts.

•Performs basic to moderate receiving, in-process, or finished product

•inspections on devices, raw materials, parts, packaging and other components

•following established Quality Control procedures and standards. Duties may

•include proficiency at: setting up inspections; demonstrating proficient

•ability to interpret instructions, drawings, sketches and specifications for

•inspections; testing, sampling and troubleshooting of components, electronic

•devices and/or raw materials; ensuring inspected component meets pre-determined

•standards; applying approval or rejection labels on components and or raw

•materials; utilizing measuring and quality inspection devices and tools;

•examining workmanship, proper installation, binding and alignment; preparing

•and maintaining all necessary paperwork, recording defects as needed.

RSI-CRI Inc., Kyle, TX Quality Engineer 08/17/2015 to 01/04/2016

•Root cause analysis and implementation of corrective action for process related concerns.

•Assist Quality Manager in establishing, implementing and maintaining the quality management system.

•Responsible for continual improvement activities to enhance the quality system, such as 5S, Kaizen lean methods, KPI’s etc.

•Develop training to build quality awareness.

•Interface with Engineering and Operations to ensure transfer to Production of new products are in accordance with approved data.

•Support the Quality Inspectors to ensure that products and processes comply with the relevant requirements (AS9102C) of the quality management system.

•Conduct internal and external audits, including closing out audit findings, creating audits finding reports and determine proper corrective and preventive actions.

•Analyze failure, corrective and preventive action to respond to customer complaints.

•Create and maintain company quality documentation, such as quality procedures, etc.

•Responsible for planning, organizing and managing the overall activities or incoming/outgoing quality functions.

•Continuously improve QA receiving inspection process and procedures.

•Preparation of QA reports.

•Support safety & environmental programs.

GE Oil & Gas Inc. New Braunfels, TX (Contractor) Supplier Quality Engineer 09/ 2014 to 8/14/ 2015

•Assured quality components for suppliers, improving performance via quality plan development and implementation.

•Established and cultivated positive relationships with internal and external partners and vendors.

•Championed supply chain management initiatives, developed positive working relations with engineers and suppliers.

•Integrated lean manufacturing methodologies in to procurement processes and continuous improvement.

•New product introduction and transfers.

•Spearheaded the development of advanced technology, systems quality engineering, quality information and implementation of test equipment.

•Inspection of Hydrostatic pressure, welds, pressure vessels, tanks, piping, vales and pumps.

United Technologies, Inc. San Marcos, TX (Contractor) Project Engineer 4 03/2014 to 09/2014

•Prepared, composed and updated daily tracking matrix for the fabrication of client product and step-by-step flow of the fabrication/inspection/shipping processes of R&D.

•Proactively integrated Track Inspection Pick-Up (IPU) tags generated by QA and manage the resolution & disposition of these IPUs through engineering group.

•Monitored and verified receipt of materials used to fabricate client products.

•Oversaw scheduling, manufacturing and logistics of various production projects.

•Collaborated with cross-functional teams to develop and launch innovative project management tracking tools.

•Maintained product and services roadmap, tracked schedules and timelines and managed issues resolution.

Accenture, San Antonio, TX (Contractor) Supplier Quality Engineer 07/2013 – 03/2014

•Supported compliance with AS9100 and ISO9000 systems.

•Monitored and moderated process and priorities for First Article Inspections (AS9102).

•Developed and implemented Quality Assurance System requirements and Corrective Action.

•Served as principal point of contact for customer service and regulatory authorities.

•Ensures product and processes conforms to applicable drawings, technical specifications, regulations and customer requirements.

Additional professional roles, include:

STA San Antonio Aircraft Maintenance Center.

Maintenance and repair of Aircraft. Mechanical and Structures.

MD-80, 757 and DC-9’s. (7 months)

Baker Hughes, San Antonio, TX.

Oil Field Service Technician (2011- 2012)

Hydraulics and system troubleshooting.

Repair of Oilfield Rigs and Equipment.+

Norjen, Inc., Oxnard, CA. (32 Months)

Plant / Operations Manufacturing Manager

•Boms, Gov’t Contracts, Purchasing, JIT, Purchasing & Logistics, Manufacturing Mgr.

•Integrated lean manufacturing methodologies in to Production.

•Fabrication, Assembly and Manufacturing.

•Plastics, Composites and Sheet Metal.

The Boeing Co, Long Beach, CA. (McDonnell Douglas)

Special Teams Manager / Supervisor (8 Years)

•Collaborated with cross-functional teams to Solve Major Problems.

•Integrated lean manufacturing methodologies in to Production.

•Team Building

•MD-11, C-17 and MD90

The Boeing Co, Long Beach, CA. (McDonnell Douglas)

Supplier and Customer Quality Engineer (9 Years)

•Role as Team Member/ Lead for Quality Assurance & Reliability practice.

•Root cause analysis and Corrective Action.

•Managing customer escalations and mentoring Teams.

•Championed supply chain management initiatives, developed positive working relations with manufacturing, supporting engineers and suppliers.

Lear Sigler, Inc., Santa Ana, CA.

Quality Control Technician (28 Months)

•Fabrication, ANSI Y14.5; Weld Inspections; Pressure Tests, Assembly Inspections, Clean rooms and R&D. Clean Room

Tangent Engineering, Inc., Anaheim, CA.

Quality Control Manager (16 Months)

•Machining Processes.

•Inspections, Documentation and certifications.

McDonnell Douglas Co., Long Beach, CA (The Boeing Co.)

Aviation Mechanic (12 Months)

United States Air Force,

Aircraft Hydraulic and Pneumatic Specialist (16 Months) Honorable Discharge.

Education & Credentials

Coursework in Aviation Maintenance Technology - Long Beach City College, Long Beach, CA

FAA Certification Aviation Maintenance Technician

First Article Inspection Auditor Certification AS9102

Huntington Beach High School- Huntington Beach, California. 92646

General Education Diploma 1974

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