Conducts ultrasonic tests on fabricated metallic and nonmetallic parts and products to identify discontinuities, under moderate supervision, by performing the following duties.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
In performing functions, duties or tasks, employees are required to know and follow safe work practices, and to be aware of Company policies and procedures related to job safety, including safety rules and regulations. All functions, duties or tasks are to be carried out in an honest, ethical and professional manner, and to be performed in conformance with applicable Company policies and procedures. In the event of uncertainty or lack of knowledge of Company policies and procedures, employees are required to request clarification or explanations from superiors or authorized company representatives.
Reviews work orders, test procedure sheets, specifications and product acceptance criteria to determine test specifications.
Prepares techniques and scan plans.
Operates Ultrasonic test equipment which includes:
Set up of equipment
Calibration of equipment per requirements
Scanning product either by contact or immersion methods
Marks defetive ares of part or products and prepares report of test findings, technique and worksheet.
Evaluates results of inspection
Sets up and operates computerized inspection equipment. Able to run and interpret C-Scan.
Uses cranes, forklifts and related tools to move heavy material into or out of work area.
Compiles daily production reports for all hours worked, cross referencing those hours to production jobs.
QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Previous experience with aerospace material inspection and specification required. A minimum of 1200 hours experience performing inspection is required for a Level II certification.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedures. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, vendors, customers, and the general public.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
OTHER QUALIFICATIONS 1
Ability to use ultrasonic testing scope and crystal, manipulator and bridge tanks, ring roller tank, surface roughness gauge. Ability to read, understand and comply with test standards.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and stoop, kneel, or crouch.
The employee is occasionally required to sit, reach with hands and arms, and climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 35 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to airborne particles and skin exposure to oils. The employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and in outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
Precision Castparts Corporation