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NDT Technician

Requisition ID:  44071
Business Unit:  Services & Support Miami Group (3515)

Danville, KY, United States, 40422

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 11,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.

Job Designation

The Non Destructive Test (NDT) Technician will be required to process and inspect parts which are subject to Non-destructive testing in accordance with written procedures under the guidance of Level II Certified Inspector. Meggitt Aircraft Braking System Non-destructive testing includes but is not limited to the following methods: Visual, Fluorescent Liquid Penetrant, Magnetic Particle, Eddy Current and Ultrasonic Inspection. 

Job Core Responsibilities
  • This position includes requirements for initial classroom training, OJT experience and certification. Candidates for NDT Technician classification shall be capable of learning and applying the basic science and mathematical calculations required for each method of NDT inspection. NDT Technicians must be able to read and follow technical instructions and drawings. NDT Technicians shall be capable of using hand tools, small grinders, measuring equipment and safe handling of chemicals including corrosive reagents and flammable materials as specified in their work instructions. NDT Technicians are required to work in a team environment and participate in continuous improvement projects as needed. NDT Technician will be required to cross train in other areas of the plant as business needs change. Other job duties may arise as business needs change.
  • In addition to the training requirements, candidates shall pass the following visual acuity tests:

    Visual Acuity-Near vision tests shall be administered annually and color perception tests shall be administered at least every five years. These tests shall be administered by a member of MAB's medical staff or by a qualified medical personnel.

    Near Vision-20/25 (Snellen) at 16" (42cm) +/-1"(2.54 cm) or Jaeger No.1 at not less than 12"(30.48cm) The candidate must meet requirements with at least one eye, either natural or corrected.

    Color Perception-Personnel shall be capable of adequately distinguishing and differentiating between the colors used in the method for which certification is sought. Limitations in color perception shall be evaluated and approved in writing by the responsible Level 3 prior to certification.

  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary
Job Specifications

Education : A Secondary Certificate/High School Diploma or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations.
Certifications : Vocational training, apprenticeships or the equivalent experience in related field
Years Experience : 1-3 years of relevant experience in inspection
Skills :    

  • Have a basic knowledge of product manufacturing and inspection technology.
  • Proficient computer skills  
  • High aptitude in math and science. 
  • Have the ability to pass a general, a specific, and a practical exam in each NDT method


This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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