Quality Engineer / NDT Level 3 - Senior
at Ronin Staffing

Date Posted: 10/20/2019

Job Description

Title: Sr. Quality Engineer / NDT Level 3
Salary: DOE
Location: Canoga Park, CA 91303
Length: Direct Hire

Job responsibilities include providing effective and efficient NDT (Non-Destructive Testing) Quality support to the Company's supplier base and serve as the key NDT quality interface with suppliers' quality management. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Audit and surveillance of quality systems and processes.
  • Assessing potential new suppliers.
  • Monitoring suppliers to ensure flow down of AR requirements to sub-tier suppliers.
  • Promoting and assisting supplier continuous improvement.
  • Physical hardware inspection, acceptance and release.
  • Validating and reviewing supplier first article inspections.
  • Product integrity reviews (physical and documentation).
  • Review and approval of supplier technique sheets, ensuring compliance to AR specifications and drawing requirements.
  • Successful candidates will have a track-record of proactivity and a demonstrated history of successfully working under minimal supervision.

Essential Job Functions:

  • 50% - Review supplier-submitted NDT technique sheets for compliance to AR-Los Angeles specifications and drawing requirements. Coordinate with suppliers on the development and approval of these technique sheets. Prepare necessary reports.
  • 40% - Manage site NDT supply base by monitoring suppliers to ensure flow down of AR requirements to sub-tier suppliers, audit existing NDT suppliers and assess potential new NDT suppliers for their ability to meet site requirements.
  • 10% - Review process specifications, in-house technique sheets, etc.


  • Requires a Bachelor's degree in an engineering or science discipline and at least five (5) years of related experience in Quality/Manufacturing/NDT processes (or an equivalent combination of education and experience). 10+ years of related experience preferred.
  • Hands-on working experience in a manufacturing environment and a corresponding understanding of manufacturing processes is essential.
  • Experience with auditing practices and Process Certification is desired.
  • A demonstrated proficiency with a variety of NDT inspection techniques and equipment along with a working knowledge of blueprint reading and interpretation is required.|
  • Knowledge of industry NDT standards (ex. NAS410, ASTM 1742, ASTM 1417, ASTM 1444, AMS-STD-2154, etc...) is requisite.
  • Must have experience in at least two of the following NDT methods: Radiography (RT), Ultrasonic Testing (UT), Fluid Penetrant Inspection (FPI), Eddy Current (ET), or Magnetic Particle (MT).
  • Certifications: The ideal candidate would have multiple Level 3 certifications; RT, UT and FPI preferred. At least one Level 2 certification is required.
  • Candidate must meet requirements of NAS-410.
  • Must have demonstrated excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, as well as the ability to work well in a team environment.
  • Must possess strong computer skills and be well-organized.
  • Extensive travel is required. Position requires responding to customer needs and may include weekend work.
  • Auditing experience/certification desired.

Job Snapshot

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Founded in 1999 as a woman- and minority-owned IT staffing organization, Ronin Staffing has grown into a full-service staffing search firm that recruits and places qualified and quality candidates with expertise in a wide range of areas, including Engineering, Aerospace, Administration, Accounting/Financing, to name a few. We offer contract-only, contract-to-hire or direct-hire services to our clients and our contractors alike.

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