Quality Inspector in Everett, WA at Ducommun

Date Posted: 5/26/2024

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Job Description

 Quality Inspector

The Quality Inspector is responsible to follow standard work instructions to ensure received manufactured products meet the company’s FAA Approved Quality System.  Familiarity with and competence in the use of Inspection Measuring & Test Equipment is required.

Who are we?

Founded in 1849, Ducommun is the oldest company in California. Starting as a hardware supply store during the California Gold Rush and eventually assisted in the birth of the aerospace industry in Southern California by providing aircraft aluminum to early aerospace pioneers like Lindbergh, Douglas and Lockheed. 

Today Ducommun is a global provider of innovative manufacturing solutions for customers in the aerospace, defense and industrial markets. We specialize in electronic and structural systems, producing complex products and components for commercial aircraft platforms, mission-critical military and space programs, and sophisticated industrial applications. 

Our BLR Aerospace operation is a leading provider of proprietary aerodynamic systems that enhance the productivity, performance and safety of rotary- and fixed-wing aircraft.

Job Summary

  • Inspection – Assess conformity of parts and products to approved engineering through drawing review/interpretation and Inspection process documentation, maintain lot traceability, maintain associated records.
  • Processing of Non-Conforming materials per the company’s MRB process and Quality System.
  • Receiving – Unload, inspect and store goods in accordance with Purchase Orders and replenishment signals; process Receiving documents through Operations / Buyer.
  • Prepare parts to be stored to prevent handling damage prior to shipment.
  • Provide quality audit of product prior to shipment as needed.
  • Communicate with internal and external teams to support customer driven expectations.
  • Any tasks assigned by the manager.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in blueprint interpretation and working knowledge of ANSI Y14.5 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing. Typical inspection tools include: a wide variety of handheld precision measuring equipment, surface plate layout, and a variety of purpose built fixtured verification tools.
  • Must have strong inter-personal and inter-departmental communication skills, and personal follow-through to meet commitments.
  • Must have good problem-solving skills to ensure acceptance of airworthy parts and support Material Review
    Board with clear and concise information to disposition parts found defective.
  • Must be computer proficient (MS Office) and have a working knowledge of basic administrative tools, i.e., phone systems, messaging tools (Outlook) and network applications.

Required Experience and Education

  • H.S. Diploma or GED
  • Minimum 5 years of Inspection experience preferably in an aerospace or a technical field


Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled


11002 29th Ave W, Bldg C-19
Everett, Washington, 98204
United States

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