Quality Control Inspector

JOB SUMMARY  This position completes all or any combination of, inspection and/or testing tasks required to ensure that manufactured items conform to company and industry quality standards as well as to contract specifications when required. These duties require a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail.


  • Inspects and measures materials, products, and work for conformance to specifications and standards throughout the manufacturing cycle.
  • Accurately uses all standard measuring tools, including, but not limited to, rulers, calipers, and force gauges.
  • Interprets blueprints, data, and other materials to determine specifications, inspection and testing procedures, and measuring instruments required.
  • Records inspection data and quantities inspected on required inspection reports.
  • Collects and files inspection and test records in accordance with established record maintenance procedures.
  • Notifies supervisors and other personnel of production quality problems and assists in identifying and correcting these problems
  • Discusses inspection results with those responsible for products and recommends necessary corrective actions.
  • Completes all required record keeping, including time sheets, traceability forms, etc.
  • Understand part numbers and revision levels
  • Inspects customer repairs as needed.
  • Assist with the training of new inspectors as needed
  • Performs other related duties as required or assigned.
  • Follows company rules and procedures.


  • 1 to 2 years quality inspection experience in manufacturing.
  • Functionally literate including able to read and write English documents.
  • Able to perform basic computations (add, subtract, multiply, divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, fractions, and decimals).
  • Capable of accurately using standard measuring tools.
  • Capable reading and interpreting manufacturing drawings and work specification sheets.
  • Detail oriented and able to maintain high accuracy standards.
  • U.S. citizen, permanent resident alien or otherwise able to review all export-controlled technical information

EDUCATION: High School Diploma/GED or equivalent preferred

WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment for this job is a manufacturing shop floor. While in the plant, the employee may be exposed to fumes or airborne particles; humidity, toxic or caustic chemicals, near moving mechanical parts and risk of electrical shock.  The plant noise level is usually loud.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  The position requires that the employee is regularly required to sit, talk, and hear. The employee is frequently required to use hands to fingers such as with a keyboard. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds without assistance. Specific vision abilities include close, distance, and color vision and the ability to adjust focus.

*Note: Both the Physical Demand and Work Environment sections are required by the Americans with Disability Act (ADA).

ITAR Requirements: To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.

Airborne Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Airborne Systems is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Salary Range: $18-$20/hour