General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.Typically requires an associate’s degree or trade school certification along with six or more years of progressive experience working as an AIRCRAFT OR electronics inspector in the MILITARY OR a manufacturing environment with an ISO9001 certification. May substitute additional experience in lieu of education.Requires an extensive knowledge of inspection procedures, processes, devices and aids in a manufacturing environment as well as a wide and comprehensive knowledge of inspection concepts and principles including the ability to read and understand complex engineering drawings, specifications, procedures and manuals.Must possess the ability to identify, analyze and interpret data.Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills to explain detailed information effectively with all levels of employees including management and outside customers and vendors. Must possess organization skills to maintain flow of work within the unit. Ability to establish priorities. Ability to maintain the confidentiality of sensitive information. Must have detailed knowledge of computer operations and applications and word processing and spreadsheets.Ability to work both independently and in a team environment is essential as is the ability to work extended hours as required.Should be familiar with IPC 610 and 620 standards
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
Under minimal supervision, this position is responsible for performing precise detailed inspections of aircraft, electronics, electromechanical assemblies, and systems using established inspection procedures, techniques and methods. Performs receiving inspections on parts from outside suppliers and all duties needed to inspect, witness test, and maintain current configuration of units and tests. Ensures all measuring devices and test equipment are within calibration dates that conform to required standards. Responsible for tracking and ensuring that all items submitted for inspection or testing are at their latest release level. Maintains neat and legible inspection and test records as required. May perform duties as required in the assembly/disassembly of components, assemblies or sub-assemblies.
Visually inspects electronic circuit boards, cables and assemblies. Performs in-process and final inspection or tests of major components, subsystems and systems.Records test equipment calibration information and test data during system tests. Maintains proper records of these tests and inspections and configuration of systems under tests.Interfaces with customer representatives during inspections and tests of company products.Presents written inspection results, including configuration data when requested by the customer.Coordinates regularly with supervisory and engineering personnel.Notifies engineering of nonconforming characteristics and initiates written and verbal reports.Executes internal surveillance inspection and follow up. Interfaces with and assists customer inspectors during their inspection of company products and processes.May disassemble, modify, rework, reassemble and test experimental/prototype assemblies or assemblies according to specifications.May provide direction and guidance to less experienced staff.Maintains the strict confidentiality of sensitive information.Performs other duties as assigned.Responsible for observing all laws, regulations, and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company. Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices
Travel Percentage Required 0% - 25%
Clearance Required? No