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Q.A. INSPECTOR - FLORIDA

Date: May 10, 2022

Location: Jacksonville, FL, US, 32233

Company: National Steel and Shipbuilding Com

Shift                            ALL

 Security Clearance   No Clearance

 

  1. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND PURPOSE :

Performs predetermined methods, operations, setups and prescribed specifications for QA inspections and tests required to substantiate conformance to drawings, specifications, and contract requirements. Conducts surveillance audits in all phases and stages during ship repair.

 

  1. POSITION DEMANDS (Education/Training)

Technical/Associate Degree, preferably Q.A./Marine-related or equivalent, or 4 to 6 years of Quality Assurance inspection experience or equivalent trade related.  Certified as a Non-Destructive Test Inspector Level II (includes VT, PT, MT, and UT) to NAVSEA TECHPUB requirements.  If not certified, must be able to be certified if assigned these duties.  Certified as a NACE Level I coating inspector (or the equivalent NAVSEA Basic Paint Inspector {NBPI}). If not certified, must be able to take and pass the five day classroom and hands on training program made available through the company if assigned these duties. Knowledge of ship construction and repair procedures including welding, structural, machinery, electrical piping, ventilation and familiarity with various measuring instruments related to inspections. NDT certifications strongly preferred.    

 

POSITION DEMANDS (Required Experience)

  • Must be able to perform the essentials of the position including the ability to work at heights, enter tanks, voids and cofferdams to perform competent person duties.
  • Must be able to climb vertical ladders, work around moving machinery and perform tasks while using a sky climber, scissor lift and/or condor.
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints, military standard/specifications, Regulatory Body Requirements, and Shipbuilding Specifications.
  • Possess a good general knowledge of ship repair procedures and test requirements
  • Skilled in blueprint reading, precision instrument utilization, and technical manual interpretation.
  • Able to set, self-calibrate and use assigned testing, inspection and QA instruments.
  • Fundamental problem-solving skills.  Able to use basic Lean and Six Sigma principles to provide recommended solutions to identified or perceived problems.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
  • Computer literate with knowledge of NASSCO and mainframe computer.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Ability to exercise tact, diplomacy, decisiveness, resourcefulness, and good judgment in dealing with others

 

 

  1. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

 

X

Carrying

X

Lifting

X

Walking

X

Climbing

X

Pulling

X

Must be able to go on vessels

X

Crawling

X

Sitting

X

Visual Requirements: **

X

Crouching

X

Standing

 

 

X

Hearing

X

Stooping

 

Other:

X

Kneeling

X

Talking

 

 

 

Visual Requirements - Must be able to pass a Standard Jeager’s Test chart for near vision acuity reading J1 letters or equivalent with or without corrective aids and pass a color vision test using Ishihara’s Test for color-deficiency.

 

  1. WORKING RELATIONSHIPS

Reports to QA Supervisor or QA Manager.  Maintains internal contact with Receiving, Safety and Production.  Outside contact includes sub-contractors and government or Navy personnel.  Must be a team player.

 

  1. PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Must be able to perform the essentials of the position including the ability to work at heights, enter tanks, voids and cofferdams to perform competent person duties.
  • Must be able to climb vertical ladders, work around moving machinery and perform tasks while using a sky climber, scissor lift and/or condor.
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints, military standard/specifications, Regulatory Body Requirements, and Shipbuilding Specifications.
  • Possess a good general knowledge of ship repair procedures and test requirements
  • Skilled in blueprint reading, precision instrument utilization, and technical manual interpretation.
  • Able to set, self-calibrate and use assigned testing, inspection and QA instruments.
  • Fundamental problem-solving skills.  Able to use basic Lean and Six Sigma principles to provide recommended solutions to identified or perceived problems.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
  • Computer literate with knowledge of NASSCO and mainframe computer.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Ability to exercise tact, diplomacy, decisiveness, resourcefulness, and good judgment in dealing with others

 

  1. ACCOUNTABILITY

Successful accomplishment of the assigned tasks will directly relate to NASSCO’s ability to repair ships in a cost effective manner, reducing rework and providing a quality product to the customer.  Inaccurate decisions, and/or errors in work and information may put the fiscal position of the organization at risk and damage the Company’s reputation..

 

  1. STANDARD EQUIPMENT ISSUE

Cell Phone, Desktop Computer, Dual Monitor, CAC or Smart Card Reader

 

  1. UNIQUE/ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Meet the requirements to obtain a DoD Regional Contractor Badge and requirements for access to U.S. Navy/ U.S. Coast Guard bases and Shipyard Controlled Industrial Areas. Secret Clearance preferred.
  • Must be able to gain access to all work locations, including government and private ship yards and/or vessels.
  • Must be willing to travel and have reliable transportation. May require travel up to 30% to include international.
  • Regular, reliable attendance and punctuality on-site and be available for overtime as required is an essential function of the job.

 

 

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