Electronic Inspector

Job Description

Under general supervision, performs visual/mechanical inspections on simple to moderately complex components, assemblies and subassemblies to ensure compliance to applicable quality specifications and standards.

  • Works from specifications, drawings, process sheets, engineering change orders and written and verbal instruction to inspect components subassemblies and assemblies against required quality standards (i.e., proper component orientation, masking, soldering, coating, etc.).
  • Utilizes basic precision tools such as verniers, microscopes, and gauges required to perform inspections. May use more complex tools such as omega meters.
  • Identifies and documents defects and calculates defect rates against specified control limits. Inspects and tests components, subassemblies and assemblies after rework, modifications or repairs to verify defects have been corrected and ensure continuity to drawings, prints, etc.
  • Verifies configuration of product to ensure conformity to most recent revision.
  • Prepares basic inspection data and inputs into the Shop Floor Data System for future review and evaluation. Maintains required records.
  • Conducts process audits in all phases of manufacturing and inspection (i.e., calibration, materials, process sheets, etc.) to confirm processes are being accurately followed.
  • May interface with engineering regarding technical issues (i.e., clarification of engineering change orders) and problem resolution.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as required.

  • Required Skills and Education


    Minimum skill requirements are:
    • Ability to read blueprints, process sheets and other related documentation used for the inspection of components, assemblies and subassemblies.
    • Ability to utilize various inspection tools such as verniers, microscopes, gauges, etc.
    • Effective verbal and written combination skills.

    Must be able to meet Specified certification requirements per Company and customer standards. Normally acquired through a minimum of one (1) year of in-process inspection experience.

    About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

    BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.
    The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

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