QC Inspector IV at Ball Aerospace
Clearance Requirement: A current, active Top Secret security clearance is required
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The Security and Mission Assurance Strategic Support Unit provides discriminating support to the business to ensure success. We focus on threat identification, risk assessment, and mitigation while improving the efficiency of the business through effective governance and analysis of process, data and overall business knowledge.
QC Inspector IV
Provide inspection of materials, articles, processes, or tests in order to assure compliance to established requirements.
What you’ll do:
•Develop & maintain working knowledge of Ball Process Library.
•Create and maintain First Article Inspection Reports, as required.
•Accept or reject materials or articles; identify and document non-conformances to engineering, specifications, & standards and notify appropriate personnel of potential rejection of items.
•Apply/enforce/comprehend accept/reject criteria and revision status from engineering drawings, MIL-specs, screening specs, or process certification training.
•Witness or monitor functional/performance testing at sub-assembly and/or end-item level.
•Obtain and maintain all certification process certifications required for assigned tasks.
•Perform Final Inspection and review documentation required for end-item shipments.
•Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
•Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
•Perform other duties as necessary.
What you’ll need:
•High School diploma or equivalent plus 8 years or more related experience or a related 2-year technical degree and 6 years or more related experience.
•Each higher-level related degree, i.e., Bachelor’s or Master’s, may substitute for two years of related experience. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
•Substantial level of competency in Quality Control (QC) principles, tools (i.e. micrometers, calipers, etc.), and standards.
•Ability to independently resolve most QC related issues to closure or conclusion.
•Initiative and independence in areas of expertise and knowledge.
•Familiarity with basic computer usage for data entry and required employee interaction (i.e. email, timekeeping, inspection results).
•Work is performed in an office environment, laboratory, clean room, or production floor.
•Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.
Current Clearance Required:
Verification that your current security clearance or government customer access meets the requirement for this position will be required.
Relocation for this position is available.
Compensation & Benefits
- HIRING SALARY RANGE: $25.96/HR- $35.10/HR (Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data.)
- This position includes a competitive benefits package. Click here to learn more.
US CITIZENSHIP IS REQUIRED
Ball Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.