Oct 22, 2018

TAHEF Quality Manager Location Newport, RI Job Code 665

  • Three Saints Bay
  • Newport, RI
Full-Time Defense Government Other QA-Quality Control Skilled Labor Training

Job Description

Have ISO 9001 Experience? Enjoy Quality Management? This may be the OPPORTUNITY for YOU!

Job Title: 

TAHEF Quality Manager


Security Clearance Required:

Active Secret*


Work Week:

Monday to Friday



7am – 3:30pm


Flexible Hours:

Yes, Flexible


Work Location:

Newport, Rhode Island 02840

Position Overview:

The Towed Array Handling Equipment Facility (TAHEF) is the depot-level repair activity for US Navy surface ship and submarine towed array handling systems.  It is a Government Owned-Contractor Operated (GOCO) facility located at the Naval Station Newport, in Newport RI. 

Important Information:

*Ability to obtain and maintain an Active Secret Clearance is required; candidates currently possessing an Active Secret Clearance are preferred.

Special Instructions:

> Please identify your salary expectations when applying.

GVI, Inc., a subsidiary of Three Saints Bay, LLC, is a Systems Engineering and Logistics & Program Management company providing services to government and commercial entities. GVI is a successful ANC-owned Small Disadvantaged Business with proven financial strength and stability. We perform a wide range of support across multiple contracts, with our core capabilities centered on Production Engineering and Depot Operations; SHIPALT / TEMPALT; Logistics Management; Inventory, Warehouse Management, and Kitting; Program Management; Financial, Contracts, and Process Management; Quality Assurance; Configuration Management; and IUID Marking, Tracking, and Support.


The successful candidate will be the Quality Manager for the TAHEF depot.  As such they will:

  • Ensure the ISO 9001 Quality Management System is maintained throughout the TAHEF.
  • Ensure that all incoming products, intermediate products and finished products conform to applicable specification requirements.
  • Perform quality inspections and/or audits internally or at external vendor sites.
  • Develop and implement program quality plans and procedures.
  • Ensure that performance and quality products conform to established company and regulatory standards.
  • Review, analyze and report on quality discrepancies and data related to production.
  • Investigate problems and develop disposition and corrective actions for recurring discrepancies.
  • Interface with government customers and outside vendors to ensure that requirements are met.
  • Recommend corrective actions, dispositions, process optimization and modifications.
  • Create and maintain a technician training and certification program.


  • United States Citizenship.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain an Active Secret Clearance; candidates currently possessing an Active Secret Clearance are preferred.

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline,
    • OR equivalent experience/combined education with
    • At least two (2) years of relevant experience.
  • Able to generate reports and presentations using Microsoft Office Suite.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience/proficiencies with ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, 5s Philosophies and ISO Auditing.
  • Current or previous certifications in CQE, Six Sigma, ASQ or R2.
  • Familiarity with the current ISO9001:2015 Standards.
  • Experience performing acceptance inspections/testing utilizing prints or drawings to ensure compliance to government specifications.
  • Experience performing packaging inspections to ensure compliance with product shipping specifications.
  • Experience performing External Vendor Audits to ensure vendor product quality meets or exceeds drawing/diagram specifications requirements.
  • Experience conducting Management Reviews, developing internal process audits and root cause for corrective actions.
  • Familiar with the use of JobBOSS and MasterControl Document Control Software.



VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Three Saints Bay, LLC and its subsidiaries offer a diverse, team-oriented working environment and the opportunity to work with exceptional dedicated industry professionals. We offer our employees a comprehensive benefits package and the opportunity to take part in exciting projects with government and commercial clients, both domestic and international.

We are an EEO/AA employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law.



Security Clearance

Active Secret

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