Lockheed Martin Non Destructive Testing (NDT) Ultrasonic Testing (UT) Level III in Stratford, Connecticut

Description: In this position, located in Stratford, Connecticut, you will be primarily developing Ultrasonic nondestructive test instructions for composite components. Other NDT level 3 certifications will also be used depending on certification status of the candidate.

You will work closely with a team of Design Engineers, NDT level 3's, Level 2’s, and Engineering technicians to design inspection standards, to coordinate for standard fabrication, and to write and approve inspection techniques for components using the standards.

The position is contingent upon being able to certify in UT level 3 per NAS 410 requirements within 90 days of beginning employment.

Secondary Level 3 responsibilities include 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 and review engineering specifications. Develop and evaluate new equipment and technology. Provide technical support to manufacturing, engineering, programs, field personnel, and suppliers. Audit internal and external NDT inspection facilities. Participate in development of NDT training course material for level I, II, and III. Test and certify NDT level I, II, and III inspectors in accordance with NAS 410 and company requirements.

Basic Qualifications:

Certification (ASNT Level 3 certification, NAS 410 Level 3 certification, or Equivalent in UT).

Ability to certify to NAS 410 Sikorsky UT level 3 requirements within 90 days of employment.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Word, PowerPoint and Excel) and database utilization.

Must be a US Citizen or legally authorized to work in US as a permanent resident.

Desired Skills:

Composite UT experience on aerospace components.

Bachelors degree or above in Engineering or Technology discipline.

Documented 5-10 years of aerospace nondestructive testing.

Technical writing experience.

Non-destructive test (NDT) experience with composite structures.

The ability to collaborate and work well with fellow team members.

Experience using CATIA or other 3D modeling software a plus.

Familiarity with NAVAIR Non destructive inspection manuals and processes.

Experience in LM, or IR is a plus

Participation/membership in NDT related committees and associations such as NADCAP, ASTM, or AIA are highly encouraged.



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.

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