Quality Inspector - 1st Shift

EDAC Technologies
Oct 06, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
EDAC Cheshire Facility

EDAC Technologies in Cheshire, CT has been serving the aerospace, turbine engine and industrial gas turbine markets for over 60 years. We specializes in the design & manufacture of precision, complex machined aerospace & IGT components, fixtures, tools, and composite molds and other close tolerance products.

We create optimized solutions to the design and manufacturing problems of our customers which will deliver overall time and cost savings. Our dedicated in-house staff of Design Engineers has the experience and infrastructure necessary to take a project from concept to completion with total efficiency.

Recognized as the preeminent supplier for complex parts including:

* Turbine Cases •Rotating Knife Edge Seals

* Split Cases •Compressor Cases

* Housings •Stator Assemblies

* Sync Rings •Shrouds & Segments

* Fan Case Assemblies •Cowl Supports

Manufactured from high temperature alloys including:

* IN 100 •Waspaloy

* Inconel •Titanium

* Stainless Steel Alloys •Aluminum



We looking for an Aerospace Inspector to perform 1st piece, in-process and final inspection on aircraft engine components for compliance with engineering drawings, customer requirements and company specifications before or after manufacturing processes. This will also include performing inspection procedures including checking dimensions of related surfaces, holes, etc., as well as assessment of finish and detection of undesirable nonconformance's.

They will be required to approve items within specifications and recommend disposition of items not meeting standards. They will be responsible for verifying identification of part and supplier (internal or outside supplier).


* Obtains blueprints and company specification sheet for the item and particular order.

* Must be capable of reviewing internal operation sheets against customer blueprints.

* Determines inspection procedure to ensure complete verification of specifications and dimensions.

* Obtains necessary fixtures, gauges, and indicators to check parts for compliance with specifications, within prescribed tolerances.

* Completes certain assurance checklists during the process. Performs dimensional checks of parts while in the machine when necessary.

* Rejects unacceptable items, documents nonconformance, and moves part to quality clinic.

* Completes required company paperwork on machined parts inspection activity.


* High school diploma or general education degree (GED); at least five years' experience as an aerospace part inspector; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

* Expert knowledge of blueprint reading and machinery limitations.

* Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.

* Must be familiar with Pratt & Whitney, GE, Sikorsky and SNECMA requirements.

* CMM experience with PC-DIMS recommend; not required


EDAC Technologies is a global leader in the development and production of engineered materials, components and assemblies used in a variety of complex aircraft engine and airframe applications. EDAC's additional offerings include aircraft engine component MRO, laser and EB welding services, the design and manufacture of high-precision molds, fixtures and GSE support tooling and the design and build of machine tools and spindles. EDAC operates 5 facilities, with locations in CT and MA. With a robust operations footprint and a diverse mix of manufacturing capabilities, EDAC Technologies is uniquely positioned in the Aerospace and Industrial manufacturing industries.