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Job #: R-00020808
Location: Bridgewater, VA
Category: Testing and Quality Assurance
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense


Job Description:

The QRC AISR Group at Leidos has an immediate opening for aa Operations Compliance Officer located in Bridgewater, VA. The functions of this job are focused on the ground, flight, and safety requirements described in Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) INST 8210-1C CH1 and the Government Flight Representative (GFR) approved Ground and Flight Operations Procedures (GFOPs) for Bridgewater, VA. The job position entails auditing, updating the Bridgewater and overseas GFOPs, and auditing training records for documentation compliance. The job requires interfacing with the Leidos Quality team and the DCMA GFRs, Government Ground Representative (GGR), and Safety representative. The job functions include compliance and safety auditing of ground and flight operations, logging action items, performing root cause analysis, developing corrective action plans, coordinating with action item assigned points of contact to resolve open action items, and verifying the effectiveness of corrective actions plans in order to close out action items.    

Primary Responsibilities

  • Conduct and document audits within aircraft hangars and back shops
  • Develop and execute audit schedules
  • Requirements traceability to ensure compliance - ensure requirements in the DCMS INST 8210-1C CH1 are fully met in the GFOPs and/or any referenced documents within the GFOPs
  • Audit training records for documentation compliance

Basic Qualifications

  • A&P License
  • High School Diploma and 6 years experience in aircraft operations and maintenance.
  • Quality control experience for aircraft log books and maintenance task cards
  • Aerospace ground equipment operation and maintenance experience
  • FOD and tool control experience
  • Experience in managing and/or auditing personnel training records
  • Inspection, safety, and/or quality related experience
  • Ability to identify discrepancies, perform a root cause analysis, develop a corrective action plan, and verify the effectiveness of an implemented corrective action plan  

Preferred Qualifications

  • Military maintenance experience
  • DHC-8 aircraft experience
  • BS degree and 2 - 4 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience in aircraft operations and maintenance
  • Familiarity with OSHA 29 CFR 1910 requirements
  • Instructor or trainer experience

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Testing and Quality Assurance


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit

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