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Sr. Quality Inspector 2nd Shift



Quality Assurance
Summerville, SC, USA
Posted on Monday, January 29, 2024

Quality Inspector, Sr.

We are looking for a Sr. Quality Inspector to join our SAS team!

As our Sr. Quality Inspector, you will conduct inspection and testing of materials, parts, and products to ensure adherence to established standards of strength, quality, cleanliness, and endurance. Inspection responsibilities include dimensional measurement, cleanliness, hardness, and positive material identification. Additionally, you will conduct material receipt inspections and product pre-shipping/packaging inspections to ensure compliance with technical requirements.

Location: Summerville, SC

We Take Care of Our People

Paid Time Off I 401K with Employer Match and Profit Sharing I Health and Wellness Benefits I Learning and Development Opportunities I Referral Program I Competitive Pay I Recognition I Employee Stock Purchase Plan I Inclusive & Supportive Culture *

Your Challenge

  • Perform independent inspection via dimensional measurements.

  • Perform independent inspections to validate materials, parts, and products meet established standards of strength, quality, cleanliness and endurance.

  • Ensure work is done safely and meets quality standards.

  • Provide a great level of attention to detail and focus on the given task.

  • Work with team members to maximize productivity and efficiency.

  • Prepare official inspection reports for submittal to the government.

  • Conduct material receipt and shipping inspections.

  • Assist in developing inspection requirements based on component design drawings.

What You Bring

  • Must be a sole US citizen and able to obtain and maintain DOD security clearance.

  • High school or equivalent.

  • Ability to read and interpret documents furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form including but not limited to drawings, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, quality manuals, and procedures

  • Proficiency with standard dimensional measurement equipment such as micrometers, gauges, calipers, surface comparators, CMM, etc.

  • Experience with NAVSEA metrology requirements

  • Navy Nuclear Propulsion Program experience

  • Experience programming CMMs

  • Familiarity with NAVSEA steam plant cleanliness controls and Level I material control

  • Experience with Navy, ISO 9001, NQA-1, or 10 CFR 50 compliant quality programs

  • Machining experience, both manual and CNC

  • High-mix, low volume manufacturing experience

Who We Are

Our Values

Environmental, Social and Governance

With a long track record of reliable, technologically superior designs and global resources, Steam & Air Solutions (SAS) is the logical choice to meet the Navy’s current and future turbine-drive and shipboard compression requirements. SAS’s equipment is used on hundreds of U.S. Navy ships to provide power and compression for propulsion, power generation, pump drives, ship service air, oxygen / nitrogen (O2N2) feed air, generator drives, and deballasting.

To learn more, please visit us at Curtiss-Wright EMS - SAS (cw-ems.com)

*Please note, benefits are country specific and may vary from location to location.


No unsolicited agency submittals please. Agency partners must be invited to participate in a search by our and have signed terms in place prior to any submittal. Resumes submitted directly to any Curtiss-Wright employee or affiliate will not qualify for fee payment, and therefore become the property of Curtiss-Wright.

Compliance Statement

This position may require exposure to export-controlled information and subject to additional security screening. In the event information provided during the security screening reveals ineligibility to access export-controlled information, any offer of employment may be reconsidered or withdrawn.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.