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At Aerojet Rocketdyne, our people further the exploration of space, and keep America safe. It doesn’t get much better than that. From the Apollo missions to exploring Pluto, we have a long history of accomplishments. We are seeking a Quality Inspector (Assembly & Test) to join our facility at Stennis Space Center in Mississippi.
In this role, you will perform all inspections of assembly/test processes to validate product acceptance as related to rocket engine assembly and components, hot-fire testing operations and its ground support equipment. This also includes receiving inspections in warehousing operations.
Note: This position may require possible shift rotation every other month to swing shift.
Requires an Associate's degree in a related discipline and 1 year of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Aerospace background with A&P license/military equivalent proficiency test/experience preferred.
US Citizenship required. Must also be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement. Additionally, individual must be able to obtain and maintain NASA Personnel Reliability Program (PRP) security clearance.
Must have the ability to inspect in-process and completed products such as rocket engines and components, electronic units and subsystems, precision electromechanical assemblies or mechanical units, electrical systems and subassemblies for product acceptance.
Must have the ability to understand and interpret required engineering drawings, specifications, work instructions and technical manuals.
Must have the ability to use measuring equipment including scales, calipers, micrometers, depth gauges and various types of precision measuring equipment for product acceptance.
Knowledge of quality management systems, configuration management principles and product conformity expected.
Knowledge of mechanical systems such as high pressures, pneumatics, cryogenic, hydraulic systems, liquid hydrogen, liquid oxygen and high pressure gases needed.
Certifications to perform Non Destructive Testing (NDT) in level I Fracture Critical Dye Penetrant, Level I Ultra Sonic inspections and Level I Eddy Current Inspections is desirable.
Must work well independently, as well as in a team environment. Must have good communication skills and demonstrate good attention to detail during performance of roles and responsibilities.
Must be willing to work all shifts and weekends.
Must be able to pass an eye exam and certifications such as thrust chamber entry, respirator, boroscope, Lock out tag out, cryogenic safety, process safety management, etc.
Potential employees are expected to comply with company Code of Ethics and have knowledge of safety programs and physical hazard control programs/methodologies associated with the work place, work practices or equipment.
Must be willing and available to travel up to 10%.
Internal Number: 15720
About Aerojet Rocketdyne
Aerojet Rocketdyne is an innovative company delivering solutions that create value for its customers in the aerospace and defense markets. The company is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader that provides propulsion and energetics to the space, missile defense and strategic systems, tactical systems and armaments areas, in support of domestic and international markets. Additional information about Aerojet Rocketdyne can be obtained by visiting our websites at www.Rocket.com and www.AerojetRocketdyne.com.