198953 - Sr Principle Nondestructive Test Engineer
$46.9 to $58.63 DOE
12 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Sr. Principle Nondestructive Test Engineer for an opportunity in Chandler, AZ.

We are seeking an experienced Sr. Principle Nondestructive Test Engineer knowledgeable in aerospace and/or military NDT requirements and developing unique nondestructive inspection techniques, methods, and procedures. The NDT Engineer will report directly to the Supplier Quality Engineering Manager.
• Perform inspections of various composite structures in support of development, production startup, MRB, or other activities, as required
• Review and approve radiographic and neutron radiography images of various energetic and non-energetic devices
• Responsible to ensure suppliers are compliant with imposed engineering/industry requirements through periodic review of supplier NDT processes
• Assist with the design, fabrication & qualification of inspection processes
• Write technique sheets, procedures, including SWI and reports, as required
• Assist with the design, fabrication & qualification of defect standards
• Assist with training & certification of inspection personnel
• Provide inspection cost estimates
• Support failure investigations

• Bachelor’s degree in STEM and 10 plus years’ experience with 5 years as an Ultrasonic Level III OR High school Diploma with 15 years’ experience with 5 years as a Ultrasonic Level III in lieu of degree.
• Level 3 certification Ultrasonic Testing (ASNT, NAS-410 (certification will be verified).
• Experience in Ultrasonic Phased Array and Time Flight Diffraction technology. Experience shall include inspection of composite materials.
• 5+ years of experience inspecting composite structures using ultrasonic phased array technology.
• The candidate must have a demonstrated ability to work with minimal oversight and in a multi-discipline team environment, providing insight and solutions to complicated technical issues.
• Ability to articulate concepts and concerns to technical and non-technical professionals.
• Ability to work with minimum supervision and present a professional company image to both internal and external customers is essential.

Preferred Qualifications:
• 10+ years of documented hours as an NDT Level 3 inspector in at least one or more NDT methods; in order of preference: Ultrasonic (UT), Radiographic (RT), Neutron Radiography (NR), Penetrant (PT), Magnetic Particle (MT), Visual (VT), RECORDS REQUIRED.
• Familiarity with AS9100, NADCAP, and other Quality / auditing / accreditation systems.
• Experience in manufacturing, aerospace, aviation or inspection.
• Multiple Level III ASNT certifications.

Bachelor's Degree.
School must be accredited.

9/80 work shift with every other Friday off.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Kevin Suk
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x230 or (800) 927-9318 x230

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.