NDT Technician (2nd Shift, Temp)

Requisition ID:  120420
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Ventura County (3125)

Simi Valley, CA, United States, 93063

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

Performs nondestructive testing to determine the existence of flaws, discontinuities, leaks, contamination, thermal anomalies or imperfections in aircraft materials, components or assemblies without impairing the integrity or function of the inspected component. Conducts test activities and records results in accordance with established testing plan and specifications. Dismantles, adjusts, repairs and assembles test equipment according to layout plans, blueprints, operating or repair manuals, and schematics. May perform equipment modifications as directed by engineers.


Job Core Responsibilities

  • The NDT Inspector completes work according to instructions, specifications, and procedures.
  • Conducts a variety of Non-Destructive Tests, including liquid penetration inspection (PT) and radiography Testing (RT)
  • Experience interpreting and completing the process controls required for radiographic inspection, e.g
  • Experience setting up and operating radiation devices, e.g.,
  • Experience operating digital detector array X-ray systems
  • Experience interpreting radiographic film and documenting the inspection results, such as developing inspection techniques as derived from processing procedures, codes, specifications, etc
  • Acquire and interpret digital and conventional radiographs by industry standards and internal and external specifications.

Penetrant Inspection (PT):

  • Experience interpreting and completing the process controls required for penetrant inspection, e.g., proper lighting, temperatures, system performance evaluations, etc
  • Experience processing parts through the complete penetrant inspection cycle
  • Experience documenting liquid penetrant inspection results
  • Familiarity with the scope and limitations of the liquid penetrant method
  • Liquid penetrant inspection in accordance with industry standard
  • Inspecting, testing, or evaluating materials, components, or assemblies for discontinuities or differences in characteristics without destroying the serviceability of the part or system. Use a variety of test methods, which could include Ultrasonic Testing (UT), Vibration Analysis (VA), and Visual Testing (VT), depending upon the needs of the facility. 
  • Responsible for reviewing and writing procedures, prep work for audits, and participating in internal and external audits.

Job Specifications


  • HS Diploma
  • 2+ years of NDT experience as a certified technician
  • X-ray tube warm-up procedures, densitometer calibration, film step wedge preparation and review, film holder and intensity screen inspection and maintenance, film storage, viewer intensity checks, film processing solution checks and maintenance, etc
  • Radiographic testing (RT)
  • 1600 Penetrant logged Hours (level II) per NAS410
  • Aerospace, Medical, Oil & Gas, Manufacturing background
  • Certification in radiation safety, such as the ASNT IRRSP Radiation Safety certification
  • Experience with welding, heat treating, machining, and assembly procedures


Please note that the salary range information is only applicable to California. Compensation is based on a variety of factors, candidate experience, qualifications, location, as well as market and business considerations. Pay Range: $30/hr- $36/hr


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 HRISon@meggitt.com.

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.