Quality Assurance Composites Inspector

Airbus Helicopters, Inc - Fort Erie, ON (30+ days ago)

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We're looking for a Quality Assurance Composites Inspector

Position Location: Fort Erie, ON

The Quality Assurance Composites Inspector reports to the Supervisor, Quality Assurance Composites, and is responsible for the inspection of all composite parts and kits. This includes performing lay-up, trim, core, assembly, paint and shipping inspections of all parts to verify the high quality of the parts.


Lay-up Inspection

Review all materials in kits for shelf life & out life remaining
Verification that all materials have been cut & identified with ply number & orientation
Verification that Material Identification Sheets are complete.
Verification validity of tooling.
Visual Inspection
Verification proper lay-up sequence is used
Verification that all protective films have been removed
Visual Inspection for damage, cell ruptures, contamination dust /oil in core.
Ensure Work Orders are completed correctly and signed
Verify correct positioning of Overlapping & Ply orientation
Recording of nonconformities
Trim Inspection

Verification of tool validity
Visual Inspection
Inspection of parts for nonconformities
Recording of nonconformities
Core Inspection

Verification validity of tooling
Verification of conformity to templates and drawings
Visual Inspection for damage, cell ruptures, contamination dust /oil
Inspection of parts for nonconformities
Recording of nonconformities
Assembly/Paint Inspection

Visual Inspection
Verify potting material shelf life
Verify that inserts, components, etc. are installed as per drawing
Visual Inspection for improper or insufficient coverage, rough surfaces, pitting
Dust inclusions, orange peel, tears, sagging or blistering.
Inspecting parts for nonconformities.
Recording of nonconformities
Shipping Inspection

Verify that all inspection stages have been completed.
Inspecting parts for nonconformities
Recording of nonconformities
Preparation of shipping documentation

College Diploma (Mechanical Engineering Technician or Technologist) or relevant experience
5 years of composite experience (Manufacturing/Assembly Inspection), specifically with a Quality Assurance System (ISO 9001, AS 9100)
NDT/Ultrasonic Inspection experience an asset
SAP experience considered an asset
Ability to work under broad supervision
Independent and able to work with a team
Attention to detail
Able to manage time effectively and prioritize work
Professional working relationships with internal and external sources, including regulatory and quality certified agencies
Able to work under pressure to meet demanding work schedules
Possess strong leadership skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent problem solving skills
Able to write accurate technical reports
Ability to read various Blueprints and use measurement tools

Manual dexterity is inherent in this position, and the incumbent must have excellent ability work with manual precision and detail. Must be able to lift and bend regularly.

We would like to thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.