ANSI - American National Standards Institute

Lead Assessors & Technical Experts, ANSI accreditation programs

Immediate Supervisor: Director, Accreditation Services

Office Location: Offsite, reporting to ANSI Headquarters in Washington, DC

Type: Contract

Position Summary:

ANSI is recruiting contract Quality Professionals that have experience with the process and technical aspects of evaluating the competence of product certification and laboratory testing organizations. Successful assessor candidates will be familiar with ISO/IEC Guide 65 requirements for product certification and ISO/IEC 17025 requirements for laboratories. Assessors should also be knowledgeable in management systems (e.g., ISO 9000) and fulfill the competence criteria of ISO 19011 - ideally through certification as a Lead Assessor.

Knowledge and Experience

In addition, Technical Experts are being sought with specific knowledge and experience in the following scopes of competence:

  • Telecommunications Certification Bodies (FCC, Industry Canada and/or Singapore IDA devices and equipment)
  • Electrical and Electronic Products (including Components and Materials), Processes, Systems, and Services
  • Forestry Products (Sustainable Forestry Initiative criteria)
  • Food (HACCP, Codex Alimentarius, EUREPGAP, and/or SQF requirements)

Bachelors degree in a related discipline, and at least 6 years of professional experience are required. Significant travel is involved.

About ANSI

ANSI is a private, non-profit organization (501(c)3) that administers and coordinates the U.S. voluntary standardization and conformity assessment system. The Institute's mission is to enhance both the global competitiveness of U.S. business and the U.S. quality of life by promoting and facilitating voluntary consensus standards and conformity assessment systems, and safeguarding their integrity.

To Apply:

Qualified and interested professionals are encouraged to submit CV's to the Senior Program Manager, Product Certification Accreditation, Nikki Jackson

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