Chipton-Ross is seeking a Quality Inspector for an opening in Hawthorne, CA.
RESPONSIBILITIES: As a quality inspector you will be responsible for being the last line of defense in assuring mission success. You will perform in-process inspections and verify that all key performance and design characteristics are met or exceeded during test preparation and Acceptance Testing. You will be working hands on with the most cutting edge rocket technology currently available and will be part of history. Perform receiving, in process, and final inspection on Structures and Propulsion major subassemblies, including mechanical, electrical, electro-mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic parts, components, and sub-assemblies Inspect, verify, and proactively support Structures and Propulsion development and acceptance testing; assuring adherence to design, specification, and testing requirements Document production and test anomalies in accordance with prescribed procedures and process as required Assist with the specification, purchase, and maintenance of calibrated measuring and test equipment Communicate and help resolve quality related issues as they relate to the site and other company locations i.e. Launch Site, Production, and Manufacturing. Process non-conforming product Routinely observe technical operations and offer guidance and/or serve as an additional technical resource Perform other related duties, as assigned, for the purpose of ensuring an efficient and effective work environment
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 3 years of experience in an aerospace environment required Ability to work at elevated heights Physical effort including standing, lifting and carrying moderately heavy materials or equipment (15 to 50 lbs.) Typically exposed to work in extreme outdoor environments heat, cold, rain Work occasionally performed in an environment requiring exposure to fumes, odors, and noise Typically 50 hour work weeks, schedule varies depending on site operational needs, flexibility required
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: Airframe and Powerplant License Knowledge of Quality Assurance principles, methods, and processes Knowledge of Avionics and electrical systems is preferred Knowledge of Aerospace Propulsion and Principles is preferred Knowledge of Aerospace Structures is a plus Knowledge of GSE Systems and general associated equipment is a plus Preference will be given to qualified local candidates Strong knowledge and experience in Aerospace Standards and its general practices Intermediate skill level with Windows operating systems Intermediate skill level with Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook)
EDUCATION: Accredited Associates degree in relevant field required
WORK HOURS: 5/50, 1st Shift: 5:00 AM - 2:30 PM
343 MAIN ST
EL SEGUNDO, CA 90245