Inspector in Mississauga at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 5/24/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Curtiss-Wright's INDAL facility combines a high level of engineering and manufacturing capability with expertise in the management of large and complex defense programs to produce specific solutions for the world's navies. With over 50 years of experience, we lead in the design and development of ship-borne helicopter handling systems, undersea sensor handling systems and specialized on-deck structures.

We offer a competitive wage, a complete benefit package includes medical, dental, vision and life insurances, retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, pre-tax spending accounts and vacations/holidays.

Curtiss-Wright is looking for an Inspector to join our Indal business based in Mississauga. This is a varied role that will include supporting different teams in the business and as such the successful candidate will enjoy working in a range of areas and be comfortable working to changing priorities including receiving inspection, shop floor and welding inspections.

You will be self-motivated, have excellent attention to detail skills and able to work both independently or as part of a team. The successful candidate will also have demonstrated skills and experience working with CMM equipment.

Your Challenge:

  • Ensuring all work is performed according to the company Quality Management System (QMS) and that all parts meet customer specifications
  • Interfacing with in-house DND QAR during interim/final inspection of equipment.
  • Varied duties including receiving inspection, shop floor, weld and fabrication inspections
  • Working to support the Inspection team in any area needed to ensure all tasks completed in a timely manner
  • Working with CMM (coordinate measuring machine)
  • Creating reports and presentations to analyze data and putting together inspection plans

Your Expertise:

  • Minimum 5 years hands-on experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Graduate from an appropriate post-secondary program in Quality. Degree/Diploma in Mechanical Engineering would be an asset
  • Previous Quality Control/Assurance experience preferred.
  • Sound working knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
  • MS Word and Excel (especially Excel).
  • Excellent mathematical and blueprint reading skills
  • Must have knowledge of calibration methods and standards.
  • Excellent communication skills, plus the ability to prioritize multiple tasks in a busy environment with minimal supervision. Proficient in the interpretation of complex engineering drawings, schematics, and process plans.
  • Superior skills in the use of metrology instruments.
  • Demonstrated skills and experience working with CMM equipment.


  • Business system experience ERP (Oracle)
  • Experience with a Quality Management Suite, such as TIPQA

This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations such as the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must meet eligibility requirements of the ITAR and of the Controlled Goods Directorate (CDG) and/or a Canadian government security clearance.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request. #LI-HP1