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7 months ago
Safran USA/Canada
Location: Texas
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Operations
Category: Technician
General information


Safran is an international high-technology group and tier-1 supplier of systems and equipment in the Aerospace and Defense markets. Operating worldwide, Safran has nearly 58,000 employees and generated sales of 15.8 billion euros in 2016. Safran is listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange, and its share is part of the CAC 40 and Euro Stoxx 50 indices.

Safran is ranked among the Top 100 Global Innovators by Thomson Reuters. Safran is also features at the top of the "Happy at Work" ranking compiled by the website meilleures-entreprises.com, as one of the most popular companies for young engineers* and in the LinkedIn Top Attractors in France.

*Universum and Trendence surveys

Safran Helicopter Engines is the world's leading helicopter engine manufacturer, with over 72,000 engines produced since the company was founded in 1938. Offering the widest range of turbine engines, the company has 2,500 customers in 155 countries. With 15 sites, 16 repair and overhaul centers, 44 distributors and authorized service centers and 90 field representatives and technicians, Safran Helicopter Engines is established on all continents and provides its customers with local services. Safran Power Units, a subsidiary of Safran Helicopter Engines, is the European leader in turbojet engines for missiles and target drones as well as auxiliary power units.

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Job details

Main domain/Job field

Production - Manufacturing Engineering / Assembly / Repair

Job title

Non-Destructive Testing Technician (2nd Shift)

Employment type

Regular Full time

Professional category


Part time / Full time


Job description

1.0 Summary of Job Purpose:
The ideal candidate will perform Non Destructive special processes on the Safran Helicopter Engines family of engines.

2.0 Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
•Interpret or evaluate test results in accordance with applicable codes, standards, specifications, or procedures
•Interpret the results of all methods of non-destructive testing (NDT) such as eddy current, electromagnetic, leak, liquid dye penetrant, magnetic particle, ultrasonic, vibration analysis, and visual testing
•Select, calibrate, or operate equipment used in the non-destructive testing (NDT) of products or materials
•Make radiographic images to detect flaws in objects while leaving objects intact
•Identify defects in solid materials using ultrasonic testing techniques
•Prepare reports on non-destructive testing (NDT) results
•Conduct liquid penetrant tests to locate surface cracks by coating objects with fluorescent dyes, cleaning excess penetrant, and applying developer
•Document non-destructive testing (NDT) methods, processes, or results
•Produce images of objects on film using radiographic techniques
•Works with hand tools, measuring equipment, to perform Non Destructive inspection
•Inspects materials and products such as engine parts, machine shop parts, and metal castings for conformance to specifications

3.0 Scopes and Accountabilities:
•Follows prescribed procedures, making alterations if needed, but must inform supervisor promptly
•Recommends expenditures
•Maintain confidentiality in regards to sensitive information
•Eliminate errors

4.0 Required Competencies; Education / Knowledge / Skills and Abilities:
•High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and 2 to 4 years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience as a Level 1 NDT Technician; Level 2 preferred
•Intermediate Level – Microsoft Office: Outlook, Word, Excel
•Mechanical/technical/interpersonal skills that can be applied immediately to job duties

Additional description

5.0 Physical Requirements:
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 use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms
•The employee is frequently required to stand
•The employee is occasionally required to walk; sit and talk or hear
•The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus
•While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet

Job location

Job location

North America, United States, Texas

City (-ies)

Grand Prairie

Candidate criteria

Minimum education level achieved

High School diploma, A Level

Minimum experience level required

More than 3 years

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