Orbital ATK Senior Inspector in Gilbert, Arizona

Senior Inspector

Locations:Gilbert, AZ

Categories: Operations


Job Description

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Job ID:DMF20171110-41711

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission ? whether it?s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world?s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation?s largest manufacturer of ammunition. United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential. If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.Job Description:

  1. Perform in-process and final inspections on product throughout the SMF work centers (Receiving, Manufacturing, Integration and Test) and perform product build documentation review and end-item data package review.

    1. Perform detailed inspections on both EE and Mechanical components at the piece part level as well as the assembly and sub-assembly level.

    2. Uphold quality standards and workmanship practices in assigned work centers by learning/practicing process specifications and employing quality workmanship standards during everyday job functions.

    3. Generate nonconformance reports for discrepancies discovered during inspection processes.

    4. Perform audits of work areas to ensure compliance with Orbital Sciences Corporations ISO 9001/AS 9100 procedures and Lean Manufacturing Principles.

    5. Perform in-depth reviews of product build documentation for configuration audit to determine if as-built meets as-designed.


  1. Must be able to read engineering documentation and inspect to drawings and parts lists, inspection plans, and supplemental instructions.

  2. Minimum 5 years’ experience in Quality Assurance or relevant experience in Electrical or Mechanical field of work in performance of technical job function.

  3. Willingness to work 2nd/3rd shift activities is required.

  4. Able to use Microsoft applications and ability to learn new computer programs/applications easily.

  5. Basic technical writing skills are required.

  6. Able to use TIPQA, Cost point and MES applications is a requirement.


  1. Associates (2 year) degree from accredited institution.

  2. Knowledge in Mechanical, Electrical, or Radio Frequency (RF) Engineering is a plus.

  3. Working knowledge of TIPQA and/or Cost point database applications.

  4. Knowledge in how to read schematics and wire lists is a plus.

  5. Previous experience working in ISO-certified company.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Type:Full Time

Desired Travel:less than 25%

Years of Experience:5-8 Years


Expertise:Product Specifications, Operations