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about 1 month ago
Location: Texas
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Quality Control & Assurance
Category: Inspector Jobs
Date: 7/16/2019

Job Function: Quality

Location: San Antonio, Texas

Title: QC Inspector (2nd Shift)

About Chromalloy:

Chromalloy has expanded from a gas turbine parts repair business into an OEM supplier of production parts and advanced repairs and services for gas turbines used in aviation and power applications. Chromalloy serves the airline, military, marine and energy segments with a broad range of services at locations around the globe.

Chromalloy is a subsidiary of Sequa Corporation. Sequa Corporation is a diversified industrial company with operations in the aerospace, metal coatings and automotive industries. Sequa is a Carlyle Group company.


Currently, we are seeking qualified candidates for a opening to join our Quality organization.

Job Description:


· Work safely following all applicable health, safety and environmental rules and policies.

· Demonstrate high ethical standards and integrity as set forth in our Code of Business Conduct and our Principles of Business Conduct, Policies, and Procedures.

· With a positive attitude, demonstrate the ability to effectively participate in a team environment that promotes the company’s goals and objectives.

· Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions delivered in written, oral, or diagram form.

· Ability to solve problems using appropriate critical thinking skills.

· Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

· Ability to read, write, speak, and effectively communicates in English.

· Continually look for ways to increase efficiency and productivity, while maintaining the required level of quality.

· Familiarization and understanding of the applicable regulations, inspection methods, techniques,practices, aids, equipment, and tools used to determine the airworthiness of a component on which maintenance, preventive maintenance or alterations is performed.

· Ensure that the processing and inspection of components are within the applicable regulatory authority.

· Comply with all applicable regulatory, customer, and internal requirements.


· Be proficient and qualified in proper inspection procedures such as but not limited to incoming, in process (hidden damage) and final.

· Understand and implement the policies and procedures set forth in the various CCS Quality Manuals and Procedures.

· Understand and implement the applicable civil aviation regulations as defined by the FAA, EASA, CAAC,CAAT, JCAB or other recognized civil authority.

· Ensure that inspections performed are done so in accordance with approved data such as the Original Engine Manufacture Manuals, the customer’s manual or other data approved by the administrator.

· Ensure that the equipment used to perform the inspection is in good working condition and that the calibration is current, as applicable.

· Know how to read and use calibrated tooling and equipment such as but not limited to vernier calipers, height gages, pi-tapes, plug gages, dial calipers, dial indicators, protractor, radius gages, hardness tester, dial bore gage, thickness gage, omni gages, go/no go gages, and micrometers.

· Upon receiving items in this repair station for maintenance, verify that the part number and serial number of the items match the customer’s paperwork.

· Ensure that all inspections performed are properly documented in either blue or black ink.

· Report to Quality Management any condition noted on an item that requires maintenance to be performed outside the ratings of this repair station.

· Report to Quality Management any quality system deficiencies that may result in the release of unairworthy articles or the use of unapproved material.

· Demonstrate a good mechanical aptitude.

· Continually look for ways to increase efficiency and productivity, while maintaining the required level of quality.

· Display an attitude that promotes teamwork and co-operation between the inspection and productions departments.

· Cross-train to become proficient inspecting all parts that undergo maintenance at this facility.

· Ensure the proper utilization of the Chrome System.

· Provide for continuity of inspection responsibility, assuring completion of required inspection when personnel shift or assignment changes occur.

· Assist engineering in the introduction of new repairs and/or techniques to facilitate repairs and/or repairs to components.

· In conjunction with engineering and production, continually review the process routings to optimize the workflow through the maintenance process.

· Define and propose working with quality management and engineering additional equipment/tooling or modifications required to equipment /tooling which will assist in improving efficiency and productivity of the maintenance process.

· Determine repair requirements based on Traveler and drawing operations.

· Ensure all inspections are properly performed and recorded, and all records are properly executed before final approval for return to service of components maintained or altered by CCS.

· Ensure that proper documentation and certifications are included with components received. ·

Ensure that all inspection tools and equipment, including inspection aids, used to perform inspections are in proper working order and the proper calibration information is affixed.

· Ensure the proper handling and preservation of components throughout the inspection process and after maintenance completion.

· Maintain clean, orderly, and safe working conditions.

· Perform other duties as company workload dictates.


· One (1) year of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

· High School Diploma or equivalent.

· Read, speak, write, and effectively communicate in English.

· Read and interpret various types of precision measurement equipment.

· Read and interpret documents such as OEM maintenance manuals, customer specifications and regulatory authorities.

· Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

· Operate industrial truck or electric hoist.

· Perform frequent lifting, pulling, and pushing.

· Proficiency using Microsoft Office Software

· Ability to effectively communicate with peers, subordinates, supervisors and management personnel, customers and 2nd and 3rd party auditors.

· Good organizational and planning skills

· Maintain effectiveness in stressful situations


· Pass an Eye Examination specifically for Inspectors.

· FAA A&P License or Repairman Certificate with Return to Service Authorization

Limitless Opportunities

Chromalloy offers challenging assignments, great teams, development and training, and exciting opportunities to enhance your skills, abilities and knowledge.

Chromalloy maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. Please note that depending on the specific position, you may be required to pass additional medical tests, background checks, and/or other requirements.

Chromalloy is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. It is our policy to provide equal opportunity to all employees and applicants and to prohibit any discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. Sexual harassment, or any other kind of harassment, will not be tolerated. The foundation of these policies is our commitment to treat everyone fairly and equally and to have a bias-free work environment.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability, or a disabled veteran and need a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, or need to apply in an alternate way, please contact the Human Resources department at the individual business unit or annex. The telephone number for a specific business unit or annex can be found at Chromalloy Locations.

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