PDS TECH INC is looking for an Inspector / Technician for our client in Irvine, CA
Job Scope With minimum guidance in a team environment, using independent judgment to determine quality and usability, responsible for a wide variety of complex inspection requirements. Understanding of aerospace products both military and commercial, engineering drawings, GD&T, coating processes like anodize, chrome plate, dry lube, and cadmium plate. Qualified to use calipers, dial indicators, profilometers and surface finish measurement equipment. Review certifications from suppliers to insure conformance to requirements.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities may include some or all of the following: Maintain accurate and up‐to‐date acceptance and rejection records and/or certifications systems as required by the applicable specifications. Determine acceptance or rejection after inspection and/or calibration of parts, tools, instruments or x‐ray film. Identify defective conditions and test failures and prepare all appropriate documentation and/or calibration history.
INSPECTION Perform semi‐complex inspection on detailed machined parts using a wide variety of measuring instruments to determine acceptability or rejections of parts and/or parts finish. Adapt and develop inspection set‐ups to check sample parts, forgings and castings. Check tool and jig layouts. Perform first article and envelope inspection, source inspections, and/or semi‐complex surface plate set‐ups. Interpret specifications, charts, manuals and other data to arrive at acceptance or rejection. Use mathematics to convert blueprint dimension and tolerances. Work within the guidelines of drawings, schematics, blueprints, route sheets, travelers, quality directives, technical engineering specifications, customer's requirements and military standards.
Layout and measure hole locations and centerlines on castings, forgings, and machine parts to maintain control of machining cycle during manufacture. Determine acceptance or rejection after inspecting parts, tools, instruments or x‐ray film. Identify causes of defective conditions and test failures and prepare all appropriate documentation. Investigate cause of customer return failures. Perform inspections to applicable specifications within assembly, test and shipping departments. Assist customer/government source inspectors as necessary.
CALIBRATION Perform calibration on various types of semi‐complex measuring and test equipment. Set‐up calibration test conditions interpreting calibration procedures, specifications, manufacturing instructions or related documents. Document and evaluate historical data to determine calibration intervals. Diagnose and calibrate newly acquired equipment. NONDESTRUCTIVE TEST Perform daily, weekly and monthly equipment and material checks. Perform pre‐inspection and post‐inspection cleaning. Set‐up equipment and conduct tests of a semi‐complex scope. Perform complete inspections in accordance with the applicable specifications, standards and other contractual documents. Interpret, evaluate and document inspection results in accordance with approved procedures. Observe all prescribed safety rules and regulations and maintain a FOD free work area. Perform other related responsibilities.
Job Requirements: Three years related inspection, calibration, or NDT experience or demonstrated ability to perform described responsibilities. May be required to be certified as a Level II Nondestructive Test Inspector in two or more disciplines. Certification must be in accordance with MIL‐STD‐410 and PES1‐29. Preferred experience of CMM operations, background in dimensioning and tolerancing per ANSI Y 14.5. Knowledge of applicable military standards or specifications required. Proficient in reading and interpreting blueprints, customer's specifications and internal drawings and procedures. Possess working knowledge of shop mathematics including trigonometry. Personal hand tools may be required. May be required to lift up to 50 lbs. Must demonstrate effective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills. Ability to work effectively with others and be a team player. 7am - 4pm 1st Shift