Quality Control Inspector in Summerville at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 6/13/2020

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The Opportunity | Quality Control Inspector

The Quality Control Inspector conducts inspection and testing of materials, parts, and products to ensure adherence to established standards of strength, quality, cleanliness, and endurance. Inspection responsibilities include dimensional measurement, cleanliness, hardness, and positive material identification. Additionally, they will conduct material receipt inspections and product pre-shipping/packaging inspections to ensure compliance with technical requirements.

Quality Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Perform independent inspection via dimensional measurements

  • Perform independent inspections to validate materials, parts, and products meet established standards of strength, quality, cleanliness and endurance.

  • Ensure work is done safely and meets quality standards

  • Provide a great level of attention to detail and focus on the given task

  • Work with team members to maximize productivity and efficiency

  • Prepare official inspection reports for submittal to the government

  • Conduct material receipt and shipping inspections

  • Assist in developing inspection requirements based on component design drawings


  • Ability to read and interpret documents furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form including but not limited to drawings, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, quality manuals, and procedures

  • Proficiency with standard dimensional measurement equipment such as micrometers, gauges, calipers, surface comparators, CMM, etc.

  • Experience with NAVSEA metrology requirements

  • Must be a sole US citizen and able to obtain and maintain a DOD security clearance

  • High school diploma or equivalent


  • Navy Nuclear Propulsion Program experience

  • Experience programming CMMs

  • Familiarity with NAVSEA steam plant cleanliness controls and Level I material control

  • Experience with Navy, ISO 9001, NQA-1, or 10 CFR 50 compliant quality programs

  • Machining experience, both manual and CNC

  • High-mix, low volume manufacturing experience

Must be a sole US citizen and able to obtain and maintain DOD security clearance

This position may require exposure to information, which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

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.


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