PDS Tech Inc Final Assembly Inspector 3 in Palmdale, California

PDS is seeking an Final Assembly Inspector for an open position in Palmdale, CA.

. Responsibilities

  • Visually and physically inspect aircraft center fuselage structure, system and electrical installations for conformance to engineering requirements using a variety of precision measurement equipment and inspection tools to include micrometers, calipers, ball gages, flashlights, mirrors, ohm meters, laser gauges and depth gages.

  • Structure inspections include location, gap verification, shim installation, hole drilling, fastener installation, sealing and coatings.

  • System installations include tube, hose, valve, fastener installation, sealing and coatings common to hydraulic, pneumatic and fuel systems.

  • Electrical installations include route, clamping, string tie, connector mating, pin insertion, crimping and coatings.

  • Locate, identify and accurately document nonconforming product/material at time of discovery per applicable procedures.

  • Visually and physically inspect rework and repair for compliance per engineering requirements.

  • Mentor technicians on nonconforming product/material discovered during inspection to include engineering requirements, how to identify the nonconformance and process improvement.

  • Develop, promote, and maintain collaborative team environment with fellow inspectors, support organizations and customers.

  • Work well as part of a team and individually to increase quality, efficiency, effectiveness and affordability through process improvement and other quality control methods


Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma plus 5 years Aerospace Inspection work experience.

  • Must be willing to work any shift, overtime or non-standard work schedule.

  • Must be able to work around composites, epoxies, and sealants for long periods of time.

  • Must be technically proficient in Microsoft Office Suite to include but not limited to Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook.

  • Must be able to perform moderately strenuous physical and repetitious work to include climbing, bending, crawling, stooping, and kneeling, lifting, working with arms overhead, leaning and laying.

  • Must be able Lift, grip, push, pull and hold 25+ pounds.

  • Must be able to work in and around Confined spaces to include but not limited to fuel tanks and ducts.

  • Must be able to push and pull own body weight to enter and exit confined spaces.

  • Must be able to pass formal classroom training to include but not limited to hole drilling, sealing, countersinking, and fastener installation.

  • Must be able to certify for half and full face respirator

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of aircraft structures, systems or electrical experience.

  • 3+ years of aircraft quality experience.

  • Active secret security clearance.

Must be able to effectively communicate both verbally and written

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.