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Stratford, Connecticut

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Non Destructive Testing (NDT) Level III

Stratford, Connecticut

Job ID: 556314BR Date posted: May. 04, 2021 Locations: Stratford, Connecticut Description:In this position, located in Stratford, Connecticut, you will primarily support Future Vertical Lift (FVL), CH53K, and other emerging programs. You will perform engineering evaluation including defect analysis, nondestructive testing (NDT) methods analysis, and inspection (when inspection is required must have a minimum level II certification). Prepare, revise, review and approve Non-destructive technique sheets including evaluation of supplier techniques and procedures. Prepare and review engineering specifications. Develop and evaluate new equipment and technology. Design and evaluate inspection reference standards. Provide technical support to manufacturing, engineering, programs, field personnel, and suppliers. Audit internal and external NDT inspection facilities. Other duties to include participating in the development of NDT training course material for level I, II, and III. Testing and certifying NDT level I, II, and III inspectors in accordance with NAS 410 and company requirements.
Must be willing to travel domestically and internationally to conduct NDT business.
Basic Qualifications:
• Current ASNT Level 3 Certifications preferred, with the documented qualifications required to certify to NAS 410 Level 3 in the following methods:
o Ultrasonic Testing (UT), Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing (PAUT), Eddy Current Testing (ET), and Eddy Current Array (ECA).
• With the addition of at least one of the following methods:
o Liquid Penetrant (PT), Magnetic Particle (MT), Thermography (IRT), Shearography (ST), Radiographic Testing (RT), Digital Radiography (DR, CR, CT)
• Must be able to certify to NAS 410 Level 3 requirements in all qualified methods within 90 days of employment
• Must have a minimum of 10 years documented work experience as a Level 3 in aerospace NDT
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel), and database utilization.
• Must be a US Citizen or legally authorized to work in the US as a permanent resident
Desired Skills:
• Experience using Digital Radiography (DR), Computed Radiography (CR), Computed Tomography (CT) and Real Time Radiography Image Intensifier equipment
• Experience with Pulsed Eddy Current (PEC) testing is a plus
• Experience with NDT of castings, weldments, and composite structures
• Multiple NDT Level 3 certifications are a plus
• Nital Etch experience is a plus
• Bachelor’s degree or above in an Engineering or Technology discipline is a plus
• Experience using CATIA or other 3D modeling software is a plus
• Familiarity with NAVAIR Nondestructive Inspection (NDI) manuals and processes
• Familiarity with ASTM, AMS NDT standards
• Technical writing experience
• Familiarity with AS9100, and Nadcap audit requirements for NDT special processes
• The ability to collaborate and work well with fellow team members Other Important Information You Should Know Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.Ability to Work Remotely: Part-time Remote Telework: The employee selected for this position will work part of their work schedule remotely and part of their work schedule at a designated Lockheed Martin facility. The specific weekly schedule will be discussed during the hiring process.Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.Schedule for this Position: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per weekClearance Level: None Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: RMSRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: QA/Test and Inspection Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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