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NDT Inspector

Bradken Tacoma, WA
  • Expired: 29 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Employment Opportunities

NDT Inspector in Tacoma, WA

July 19, 2019

From engineered concept to finished product, Bradken’s Speciality Products business is a leading global manufacturer of innovative, complex engineered castings and fabrications for commercial and military applications. Bradken operates a global network of manufacturing, sales and service facilities employing about 3,000 people worldwide.

An exciting opportunity exists for a NDT Inspector to join our Speciality Products business at the Tacoma Foundry. The NDT Inspector will be responsible for performing production inspections on steel castings using MPE or LPE methods. This will include:

  • Ensure compliance with organizational Health, Safety, and Environmental rules and regulations
  • Wear proper protective equipment (PPE) and personnel monitoring equipment
  • Review customers specification requirements under B&L system
  • Perform production inspections on castings to customer and Code requirements using magnetic particle equipment and liquid penetrant materials
  • Complete required paperwork to support inspection records including manufacturing weld records
  • Progress through TC1A training and testing per specified timelines

A qualified candidate will have the following qualifications

  • Basic computer skills
  • Math skills (addition, subtraction, fractions) and drawing interpretation skills

· Able to lift up to 50LBS occasionally*

· Able to twist, stoop, bend and stand in the performance of job duties*

· Must be able to pass a Jaeger 1 eye exam with corrected or uncorrected vision

· Able to wear required personal protective equipment (PPE) and respirators*

How to Apply and become a member of a global market leader:

Bradken is accepting applications through July 26, 2019. If you are interested in finding out more about the opportunity or to request an application, please email or call the recruitment office at (253)473-8739.

Bradken is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce. All employment will be based on merit, competence, performance and business needs.


Why Work Here?

Great company, excellent benefits, and great employee retention ratings.

Bradken and Hitachi Construction Machinery In April 2017, Hitachi Construction Machinery Co. Ltd (HCM) acquired ownership of Bradken Limited. HCM is a leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, headquartered in Japan with over 20,000 staff globally. They market their products worldwide through a global network of company owned and independent dealers. This partnership signifies a new era for Bradken that will deliver all of our customers improved value as we make the most of synergies with HCM to build a stronger, more advanced business. Bradken’s expertise in designing, manufacturing and maintaining parts for construction and mining equipment naturally complements HCM’s large fleet of equipment. Bradken will be working to increase its and HCM’s value for customers through a constantly improving value chain. We will enable HCM to provide comprehensive solutions for client productivity enhancements and develop a stronger after-sales business. We will be looking to improve the life cycle cost of products and have our parts not only on HCM’s equipment, but also on its competitors as we become the core service parts supplier across the globe. Bradken’s offering to its broad customer base is only strengthened by this relationship as we have increased effective means to work closely with our customers to develop and deliver the best solutions to their challenges. HCM is part of the overall Hitachi Group, founded in 1910 by Namihei Odaira, a Japanese electrical engineer who was determined to produce original products and technologies in Japan. Over the years, the Hitachi Group has grown to supply products and services that meet society’s demands across diverse industries and is now a respected global infrastructure solutions company with more than 320,000 employees worldwide. Today, Hitachi leverages its diverse range of expertise to drive its Social Innovation Business on a global scale. Through its Social Innovation Business, Hitachi aims to refine technologies and develop new ones to meet tomorrow’s challenges, creating value that will last for future generations. Learn more about Hitachi Construction Machinery.


Tacoma, WA