Quality Parts Inspection Engineer

Terrafugia is a fast-paced, energetic company that is developing the world’s first practical flying car. We are currently looking for a world-class Quality Parts Inspection Engineer to join our vehicle development team. Candidates should be self-starters who bring positive attitude, integrity, and enthusiasm to our team as we transform personal transportation.

 

As a Key Contributor You Will use precision measuring and testing instruments and equipment to inspect and test composite aircraft parts, assemblies and structures for work quality, dimensional accuracy and conformance to engineering drawings and specifications

 

Key Responsibilities and Activities

  • Use precision measuring and testing instruments and equipment to inspect and test composite aircraft parts, assemblies and structures for work quality, dimensional accuracy and conformance to engineering drawings and specifications (thickness, hardness, and materials etc.)
  • Conduct receipt inspection for raw materials and incoming parts
  • Prepare documentation to record inspection results, rework required and disposition of unacceptable products
  • Work with Operations Manager and Shop Supervisor to coordinate inspection process and discuss inspection results
  • Verify that operation of curing oven and other equipment conforms to specifications
  • Inspect prototype structure during all phases of fabrication and assembly to ensure adherence to design specifications
  • Review drawings to locate critical references, determine parts and materials requirements, dimensions and finish specifications

 

Required Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering
  • 5+ years’ experience performing Qualify Control Inspection tasks in an aerospace manufacturing environment
  • Outstanding organization, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation communication skills

 

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Experience with Non-Destructive Inspection (NDI) techniques for composites
  • Familiarity with ASTM F2972 Standard Specification for Light Sport Aircraft Manufacturer’s Quality Assurance System)
  • Advanced knowledge of general aviation aircraft construction

 

 

Terrafugia provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, ancestry, religion or veteran status, or any other status protected under applicable federal, state or local law.

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