NDT Penetrant Inspector II - 2nd Shift in Coxsackie, NY at Ducommun

Date Posted: 7/5/2020

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NDT Penetrant Inspector II - 2nd Shift

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Job Summary & Essential Functions:  The following describes in general terms the purpose and scope of the position.

An NDT Penetrant Inspector 2 shall have the skills and knowledge to set up and calibrate equipment, conduct tests, and to interpret, evaluate, and document results in accordance with procedures approved by the appropriate NDT Penetrant Inspector 3.  The Inspector shall be thoroughly familiar with the scope, theory, and limitations of the Penetrant method, and shall be capable of directing the work of trainees and Level 1 personnel.  The Inspector shall be familiar with the codes and standards that control the method as utilized by Ducommun AeroStructures. 

•      Inspects all types of assemblies and sub-assemblies made from metal alloy materials, including castings, forgings, machined parts, and weldments for defects, flaws and other discontinuities through the operation of portable and stationary liquid penetrant inspection equipment. 

•      Conducts all necessary calibration and performance checks of the penetrant system. 

•      Evaluates defect indications for size, type, and location. 

•      Makes accept/reject determinations per the applicable specifications.

•      Reviews shop planning documents to determine that the appropriate manufacturing planning steps have been accomplished and verified.

•      Prepares and maintains inspection records, rejection tags, and related documentation in accordance with written procedures.

•      Generates defect drawings and Material Review Record (MRR) rejection documentation.

•      Recommends alternate NDT methods for verifying the nature and cause of detected defects.

•      Interfaces with various manufacturing departments to help resolve root causes of manufacturing defects.

•      Directs the work of trainees and Level I personnel.

•      Develops and documents techniques for inspecting new hardware using the penetrant method for submittal to the appropriate NDT Level 3.

•      Responsible for the proper handling and management of hazardous waste generated in their work area.

•      Must be willing and able to work overtime as necessary.

•      Acceptable attendance is an essential function of the position.

•      Performs other duties as assigned or required by the position.

Skills & Qualifications

•      High school diploma or equivalent required.

•      An NDT Inspector Penetrant Level 2 must be able to demonstrate certification to National Aerospace Standard 410. 

•      New hire applicants must provide proof of either previous certification to the above or evidence of the necessary training and experience required to be certified to the above, and be able to complete with a passing score, a Penetrant Level 2 certification examination in accordance with the requirements of National Aerospace Standard 410.

•      An NDT Inspector Penetrant Level 2 must be able to document a minimum of 8 hours of training if a previous Level 1 certification had been held, or 16 hours if no previous Level 1 certification had been held.

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

171 Stacey Road
Coxsackie, New York, 12051
United States


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