Quality Inspector

Elite Aerospace Group - Tustin, CA (30+ days ago)

Quality Inspector

We are seeking a Quality Inspector with a thorough background in aerospace machine manufacturing and assembly.


· Maintains a safe working environment by ensuring compliance with procedures and safety regulations.

· Works as a part of the production team by performing quality control checks, moving product into and out of the work area, and assisting the team with the preparation of product for shipment.

· Ensures quality standards are met.

· Prepares documents, production sheets and/or other reports and related paperwork as required.

· Follows general inspection guidelines to conduct critical non-routine visual, dimensional, mechanical, and electrical tests and functional inspections on a wide variety of components, assemblies and materials.

· Performs inspection tasks involving the use of a wide variety of test instruments and equipment to measure values and record functional operation of components.

· Maintains inspection records and documentation in accordance with government, customer, and Company standards.

· Assists Quality Assurance during internal audits and customer audits as needed.

· Interact with and "speak" the language of technicians, ability to prioritize workload

Basic Qualifications:

· Must be proficient using hand measuring instruments (micrometers, calipers, height gages, optical comparator etc.) and familiar with MBD/DPD data

· Must be proficient in applying the principles of GD&T for blueprint / model interpretation and acceptance activities.

· Ability to read engineering and manufacturing drawings

· Responsible for conducting First Article, In-Process, Final inspections and accurate report generating utilizing AS9102 FAIR format.

· Experience with Quality Management System principles ISO9001: 2008, AS 9100C etc.

· Generate and maintain Nonconformance reports and records.

· Participate in Corrective Action processes, including containment plans, root cause analysis, corrective countermeasures, and providing objective evidence for verification / closure.

· Experience in risk analysis (FMEA) and problem solving processes (8D).

· Accurately document the results of inspections and issue Certificates of Conformance.

· Maintain and archive controlled document files and records in a timely and accurate manner.

· Participate in internal and external audit activities as needed.

· Provide feedback on the quality aspects of parts and assemblies to QA and Production.

· Provide data for KPI reporting.

· Ability to interact with machinists for communicating inspection results

· Possess a good mechanical aptitude and/or prior machinist experience a plus

Preferred Skills and Experience:

· Ability to work in a fast-paced, new company environment.

· Ability to communicate with all levels of the organization.

· Ability to multi-task, establish priorities, set aggressive goals and achieve them.

· Must be open to work overtime, as necessary.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $24.00 to $27.00 /hour


  • Quality Inspection: 3 years (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)