Aerospace Quality Technician

Title: Aerospace Quality Technician
Dept.: Quality Assurance
Location: Seattle, WA
Reports to: Quality Manager
Hours: Full-time


The Aerospace Quality Technician will perform various inspections determining the acceptability of manufactured parts to ensure a quality product.



  • Inspects and determines acceptability of Government, Military and Aerospace products, other parts and sub-assemblies as required
  • Performs receiving, first part, in-process, first article and final inspection as required
  • Accurately and efficiently performs FAI’s per AS9102 using conventional forms or software such as Discus, InspectionXpart, or NetInspect
  • Understands customer requirements and assures compliance to standards
  • Audits procedures for adherence to standards
  • Provides leadership and training in quality improvement and manufacturing processes
  • Maintains required documentation to assure process control
  • Assists Set-Up Specialists and others in corrective action on non-conforming parts or process controls to assure conformance on future jobs
  • Performs other duties as assigned


Minimum Requirements

  • Practical experience in GD&T and inspection tolls such as height gages, micrometers, calipers, bore gages, and surface plate layouts and inspection
  • Experience in performing FAI per AS9102 standards
  • High school degree or better with shop math required.
  • Three (3) to Five (5) years inspection experience required.
  • Thorough knowledge of inspection devices and tools required.
  • Strong sense of responsibility, initiative and teamwork; ability to work according to timelines and customer specifications required
  • Experience in total quality/team-oriented manufacturing environment and ability to support working relationships between inspection and manufacturing departments required.
  • Advanced inspection (college level) preferred
  • Aerospace component inspection of machine parts experience preferred


Equal Opportunity Employer, Male/Female, Persons with Disabilities, VEVRAA


Please send resume to:

Kevin Daniel, Sr. Director of Strategic Recruiting
The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc.
2501 S. Plum Street
Seattle, Washington 98144

Fax number:         206.436.2244
Telephone:         206.973.4060

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