Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems NDT Inspector in Beltsville, Maryland

NDT Inspector

Locations:Beltsville, MD

Categories: Engineering and Sciences

Job Description

Job ID:JLH20181309-47538

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation’s history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they’re making history.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

NGIS, Space Components Division, is currently recruiting for aNon Destructive Test / Inspection Technicianin our Beltsville, MD location. Successful candidate must have 5 - 10 years of experience inspecting aerospace and / or military structural hardware and will primarily be assigned to perform liquid dye penetrant inspections, radiographic inspections, and dimensional inspections.

Responsibilities for this position include:

  • Operate radiographic inspection equipment (such as X-ray or laser shearography) and perform non-destructive inspections using that equipment.

  • Perform liquid dye penetrant inspections.

  • Interpret and report results of inspections in accordance with organizational procedures.

  • Performs specific analyses of samples of raw materials, packaging components, and bulk, intermediate, or finished products according to established procedures,

  • Determine conformance to accepted specifications

  • May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.

  • Interpret, evaluate and communicate drawing requirements

  • Participate in the closure of discrepant material issues

  • Position could be 1st or 2nd shift

Qualifications for this position include:

  • ASNT Level 1 Radiographer Certification is preferred but not required. Level 2 or Level 3 certification considered an advantage.

  • ASNT Level 2 liquid dye penetrant inspection or higher required. Level 3 certification considered an advantage.

  • BS degree or college coursework is preferred but not required

  • Thorough knowledge in all aspects of GD&T a must.

  • Use of all measuring tools and hand set up required.

  • Dayshift with the potential of night shift available. Some overtime will be mandatory.

  • Proficiency in basic computer skills

  • Must be able to bend, stoop & lift up to 25 pounds

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Type:Full Time

Desired Travel:less than 25%

Years of Experience:3-5 Years

Education:High School/GED