LMI Aerospace Quality Inspector in Washington, Missouri
Since 1948, LMI Aerospace has provided cost-effective aerospace solutions to our customers’ most challenging problems. Our mission is creating the structures that help our customers soar. From a single part to a complex aerostructure, our integrated approach ensures that our customers receive the highest-quality products, the best customer service, and the most outstanding value in the industry. In short, we take performance to a higher level.
LMI is headquartered in St. Louis and has 19 locations across the United States plus Mexico and Sri Lanka.
ROLE: QUALITY INSPECTOR
We are currently seeking a day shift (Mon.- Fri. 7am-3:30pm) Quality Inspector to perform inspection functions of assembled parts. Our Quality Inspectors inspect products and/or documents at various stages of production, to validate processes and provide documentation required to show compliance to the LMI Quality System. Also, read and interpret customer instructions, blueprints, charts, and other statistical information; prepare parts and documentation for outside criteria; and participate in work center and other problem-solving teams as requested.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Ability to understand and perform basic inspection and testing techniques, including use of various measuring tools (calipers, micrometers, etc.).
Conduct testing procedures during manufacturing to ensure product complies with AS9100/ISO9001 quality standards.
Perform FAI and final inspections, including AS9102 documentation
Read and interpret blueprints including geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T).
Documentation of Nonconforming material per quality system requirements.
Determining whether the product is acceptable or unacceptable per work order and customer requirements.
Prior quality inspector experience (in aerospace preferred).
Experience operating and programming a CMM is preferred.
Effective verbal and written communication, including use of Microsoft office products.
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Candidates that do not have a HS diploma or GED will be required to take a pre-employment assessment.
Must be authorized to work in the United States. International Traffic in Arms Regulation/Export Administration Regulations (ITAR/EAR) clearance is required.
This position will require an employee to perform the following functions effectively, with or without reasonable accommodation .
Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time
Required to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) when working on the manufacturing floor including, but not limited to, eye, ear, and foot protection
Noise levels ranging from quiet to extremely loud
May occasionally lift and/or move 10 – 50 pounds
LMI offers competitive compensation, meaningful and diverse career options, as well as excellent benefits. Benefits include paid vacation, medical, dental, vision, 401(k), flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, life insurance, disability, and more.
Do you believe in making a difference and seeking the best in everyone?
Do you expect the best in yourself and help others to find the best in themselves?
Do you do what’s right even when no one’s looking?
Do you continually look for and are open to better ways to do things?
If you answered "Yes" to our core values, we invite you to apply today to join the LMI Team!
Learn more about LMI Aerospace and our career opportunities at: www.lmiaerospace.com/careers/
Job descriptions are only a summary of the typical functions of the job, not an exhaustive list of all possible job responsibilities.
LMI is an equal employment opportunity employer. Consistent with applicable law, LMI provides access and opportunities to those with disabilities. This includes providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who seek to access the company’s online application system. If an applicant is unable to fully access the online application system, LMI will provide a reasonable accommodation. Applicants with disabilities may contact us at 636-916-2400 for assistance accessing the on-line application system.
LMI is an E-Verify Employer.
LMI is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Disability/Veterans Employer .
This job description is only a summary of the typical functions of the job, not an exhaustive or comprehensive list of all possible job responsibilities, tasks, and duties. The responsibilities, tasks, and duties may differ from those outlined in the job description and other duties, as assigned, may be required. This document does not create an employment contract. Employees of the Company are employed on an “at will” basis and may be terminated at any time.
LMI is an equal employment opportunity employer. Consistent with applicable law, LMI provides access and opportunities to those with disabilities. This includes providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who seek to access the company’s online application system. If an applicant is unable to fully access the online application system, LMI will provide a reasonable accommodation. Applicants with disabilities may contact us at 636-916-2400 for assistance accessing the on-line application system. Callers should have a detailed description of the requested accommodation, their name and preferred method of contact ready for LMI‘s Human Resources Department. LMI will make every effort to respond within two (2) business days. This phone number is not for the general submission of application materials.
LMI is an E-Verify Employer.
LMI is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Disability/Veterans Employer
LMI is a world-class leader in designing, building and manufacturing aerospace structures, systems and components for commercial, business and regional, and military aerospace customers. We employ more than 2,000 engineering, manufacturing and testing experts in 19 locations throughout the United States, Mexico, and Sri Lanka. Our integrated team approach and full life cycle of capabilities enable our employees to take advantage of a wide range of opportunities for career growth within our organization.