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Quality Inspector (FAA Safety Sensitive)

Requisition ID:  119787
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Portland (3500)

Milwaukie, OR, United States, 97222

We are a global leader in the research, design, integration, manufacture, certification, and lifetime service of flight control, hydraulic, fuel and inerting, fluid conveyance, thermal management, lubrication, and pneumatic systems and components for aerospace and other high-technology markets. We support the world’s aircraft and aero engine manufacturers, providing a century of experience and innovation for commercial and military aircraft. 

Joining our team means you’re helping to deliver our purpose of ‘Enabling Engineering Breakthroughs that Lead to a Better Tomorrow’. A career at Parker Meggitt offers boundless potential for professional and personal growth. You will work alongside the brightest minds in the world, help develop innovative technology and products and contribute to our company’s goal of solving the world’s greatest engineering challenges.

We have succeeded in employing the top talent in the industry by focusing our hiring efforts on the individual, not the job description. If you are an inquisitive thinker with great ideas and a desire to succeed, we will find the perfect spot for you on our team.


Job Designation

 The primary focus for the Quality Inspector II is to assist in maintaining compliance to all aviation regulatory requirements applicable to the FAA Part 145 Repair Station. The Quality Inspector II inspects a range of components, parts and/or products for the area assigned as prescribed by all applicable FAA/EASA regulations, component specifications and quality assurance requirements. The inspector identifies moderately difficult quality issues in design, process, or other inefficiencies to meet quality requirements.

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Conducts examinations and quality control inspections on aircraft articles at various stages of the maintenance process to ensure compliance with all established FAA/EASA/CAAC quality and reliability standards 
  • Performs quality inspections, in accordance with FAA/EASA regulatory requirements, on all new components and materials received by the MRO Repair Station.
  • Performs visual inspections of soldered connections, mechanical inspections of electronic and electro-mechanical assemblies and subassemblies
  • Prepares and completes all necessary documentation for reporting acceptance/rejection of inspected and/or tested items
  • Identifies design, process or other inefficiencies and reports quality concerns and issues
  • Participates in analysis of statistical data from processes to either confirm compliance with established regulatory aviation standards or identify deviations from standards, and assists or directs the implementation of applicable corrective actions.
  • Conducts Internal Audits, ensures corrective actions are completed, and performs follow-up verifications as needed.
  • Utilizes the SAP enterprise system to issue consumed materials utilized during the maintenance process and conduct any necessary product or material research 
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, 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 : 2- 5 years of relevant experience
Skills :   

  • Ability to follow established job instructions and procedures with minimal supervision
  • Able to apply a systematic QA approach while using existing procedures to solve a range of technical issues
  • Skilled at measuring and using test equipment as prescribed by job assignment
  • Capable of following  instructions and applying processes and procedures to standard routine tasks
  • Must be able to interpret and follow written and verbal instructions, including engineering drawings, charts, diagrams, and sketches
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • Must be proficient in using SAP and Master Control software
  • Experience in using Q-pulse software
  • Experience in using KABA or similar time keeping system  

Parker Meggitt is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and beliefs define who we are as a business. We strongly believe that building a culture of respect and appreciation, will give everyone the opportunity to recognize their full potential.

Parker Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, or 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.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-855-474-7665 at or

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.


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