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Cobham is searching for a Quality Control Inspector V. The position performs visual, mechanical,
functional, dimensional or electrical inspection of a variety of raw materials
and products in the production assembly process through to final system
assembly. Performs inspection tasks involving the use of a wide variety of test
instruments and equipment to measure values and record functional operation of
components, equipment, systems, supplies and materials. Determines
acceptability, and identifies and recommends disposition of defective items in
accordance with established procedures.
Works from blueprints, drawings, process sheets,
engineering change orders and written and verbal instruction to inspect
mechanical parts, subassemblies and assemblies against required quality
standards (i.e., hardness, thickness, painting, plating, etc.).
Utilizes standard precision tools such as micrometers,
verniers, optical comparator, coordinate measuring machines and gauges to
measure dimensions where tolerances may be exacting and parts are
intricate in nature. Perform calculations to determine angles, tolerances,
dimensions and other specified measurements.
Identifies defects and calculates defect rates against
specified control limits. Inspects and tests parts, subassemblies and
assemblies after rework, modifications or repairs to verify defects have
been corrected and ensure continuity to drawings, prints, etc.
Performs simple setups of inspection equipment.
Applies inspection stamp for acceptability of mechanical
parts, subassemblies and assemblies. May perform final inspection prior to
customer acceptance to ensure end product meets customer requirement.
Interfaces with engineering regarding technical issues and problem
May conduct quality audits to confirm processes are
being accurately completed. May perform field return evaluations to ensure
returns are repaired within quality guidelines.
Work directly with machinists to correct non-conforming
Write CMM programs for complex part inspection
Mentor junior level inspectors
Provide technical inspection leadership to management,
colleagues, and customers
Performs other duties and responsibilities as required.
High School Diploma (or equivalent)
10 years related experience in mechanical inspection
6 years CMM experience in mechanical inspection
In order to be considered for this opportunity, you
must be eligible to obtain and maintain security clearance, which requires
Associates Degree or Technical Certification
Experience with AS9100D or equivalent
Excellent critical thinking
Experience using Mitutoyo CMM (MCOSMOS)
Experience in defense contract or similar industry
Microsoft Office Suite proficiency
Experience working in a machine shop
If you are authorized to work in the United States, then we encourage you to apply. We are unable to sponsor work visas.
Cobham is one of the world's leading companies engaged in the development, delivery and support of leading-edge aerospace and defense systems in the air, on land and at sea. Our clients and partners trust Cobham to deliver the mission-critical technology they need, and we trust our employees to draw on their ingenuity and passion to deliver those solutions. This leads to an empowering culture for our people. Our Leadership team is open, sharing plans for the next five years, driving retention by offering demanding, exciting work, and providing full guidance and mentoring.
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