Quality Systems Engineer

Supports and assists in the maintenance of the Quality Management System (QMS) as the Management Representative. Supervises the maintenance of active job data.


Paragon D&E is family owned and operated since 1942. Paragon has been awarded the Best and Brightest Company to work for multiple years, partly due to our welcoming culture and industry diversity. Our company works in various industries, including Aerospace, Nuclear, Heavy Truck, Automotive, Agriculture, Oil &Gas, and more! With work in that many industries, there is something for everyone here. Employees get to work with state-of-the-art machining and technology in a clean and organized shop.

With ample room for growth and development, Paragon is looking for new talent, skills, and expertise to join our team because we believe these are the keys to success. Not only are we a stable company looking for process-driven people; Paragon is also a very fun rewarding place to work. Sign-on and referral bonuses, free health insurance, encouraging staff, onsite nurse, EAP, employee gatherings, and so much more! Apply today to join our team.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (and all other duties as assigned)

  • Conducts internal audits on AS9100 and NQA-1 standards
  • Maintains Quality System Documentation
  • Assists in planning, maintaining, and conducting internal and external audit schedules and reports
  • Participates in contract review when required
  • Ensures all job quality administration duties are conducted as planned
  • Assists in the review of FARS/DFARS for their applicability to Paragon
  • Maintains SQDIP processes and continuous improvement efforts
  • Completes and assists other in completing corrective actions as required
  • Maintains ITAR compliance


At least 5 years’ experience in a Quality Systems role with experience in the machining field required. Previous knowledge and understanding of QA programs and applicable elements as well as auditing compliance including scheduling and conducting audits.

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.


Customer Service—Highly responsive to both internal and external customers’ needs; exceeding their expectations.

Project Management—The ability to manage several projects at a time efficiently and effectively while meeting deadlines.

Detail Oriented—Diligently attends to details ensuring quality results.

Self-Driven—Ability to self-manage and efficiently complete workload with little to no direction.

Interpersonal Skills – Focuses on solving conflict, not blaming; Remains open to others’ ideas and tries new things.

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