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Regulatory Compliance Engineer, Sr.



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Summerville, SC, USA
Posted on Thursday, January 11, 2024

An exciting and challenging career opportunity to be part of the Quality team as a Regulatory Compliance Engineer responsible for regulatory compliance and audit coordination!

You will manage internal and supplier audit and surveillance programs to validate compliance with applicable quality standards and Environmental, Safety, and Health (ESH) regulations. This includes scheduling and tracking supplier qualification audits performed by Quality Assurance Engineering. Monitor applicable regulations and standards for changes and initiate action to ensure the company maintains alignment with applicable requirements. Be the lead for all outreach with local, state and regional federal regulatory officials and coordinates outreach with federal regulatory officials when necessary. Lastly, the lead for coordinating all external (i.e., customer or regulatory) audits and surveillances including post-audit corrective action and follow-up.

Location: Summerville, SC (greater Charleston)

We Take Care of Our People

Paid Time Off I 401K with Employer Match and Profit Sharing I Health and Wellness Benefits I Learning and Development Opportunities I Referral Program I Competitive Pay I Recognition I Employee Stock Purchase Plan I Inclusive & Supportive Culture

Your Challenge:

  • Develops and manages an integrated internal and external audit and surveillance program to ensure compliance with applicable requirements for quality assurance (including supplier quality), ESH, and other areas as requested by senior management.

  • Develops and implements an outreach plan to build relationships with local, state and regional federal regulatory officials. Serves as the lead for any regulatory (e.g., EPA, OSHA) facility inspection.

  • Serves as the lead interface for external (e.g., customer, government, ISO 9001 registrar, etc.) audits.

  • Leads cross-functional teams in developing formal responses to external audits.

  • Is a leader in continuous improvement.

  • Develops and implements a deficiency and corrective action tracking program.

  • Reviews and disseminates regulatory reference information that may affect facility operations.

Your Expertise:

  • Bachelor Degree in a technical, engineering, or science-related field from an accredited college or university and a minimum of 9 years relevant experience; or

  • Master’s Degree in a technical, engineering, or science-related field from an accredited college or university and a minimum of 7 years relevant experience

  • Must be a sole US citizen and able to obtain and maintain DOD security clearance

  • Strong oral and written communication skills with knowledge of MS Office.


  • Navy Nuclear Propulsion Program experience including direct experience coordinating regulatory audits, responding to audit findings, and interfacing with regulatory officials

  • Independent auditing experience

  • Experience with Navy, ISO 9001, NQA-1, or 10 CFR 50 compliant quality programs

  • ISO 9001 Certified Auditor

  • Ability to understand statistical inference

  • Good presentation skills

  • Experience with Environmental, Safety, and Health regulation

Who We Are:

Our Values

Environmental, Social and Governance

Curtiss-Wright Steam & Air Solutions (SAS), a business unit of Curtiss-Wright, designs, manufactures, tests and provides - Navy steam turbines and steam valves, nuclear steam turbines, and aftermarket steam parts, upgrades, and overhauls.

Located in Summerville SC, this brand new state-of-the-art facility is approximately 134,000 square feet dedicated to manufacturing in relations to machining, welding, assembly and quality inspections.

To learn more, please visit us: Curtiss-Wright EMS - SAS (cw-ems.com)


No unsolicited agency submittals please. Agency partners must be invited to participate in a search by our and have signed terms in place prior to any submittal. Resumes submitted directly to any Curtiss-Wright employee or affiliate will not qualify for fee payment, and therefore become the property of Curtiss-Wright.

Compliance Statement

This position may require exposure to export-controlled information and subject to additional security screening. In the event information provided during the security screening reveals ineligibility to access export-controlled information, any offer of employment may be reconsidered or withdrawn.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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