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Receiving Inspector

SQA Services Kent, WA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

We're looking for a rock star Receiving Inspector for a full-time position with an aerospace company in Kent, WA.


  • Inspect material per engineering specifications such as dimensions, hardness and traceability.
  • Review all supplied documentation for hardware acceptance per engineering requirements.
  • Perform first article and receiving inspections.
  • Provide feedback to engineers and buyers with dimensional data.
  • Document, track, and complete discrepancy reports.
  • Provide inspection time estimates.
  • Maintain and track all inspection equipment calibrations.
  • Contribute to process improvements.
  • Maintain configuration control on files and job records.
  • Safely work within an industrial environment.


  • A minimum of 7 to 10 years experience in receiving or dimensional inspection of aerospace components.
  • Superior blue print reading skills including GD&T per ASME Y14.5M-1994 standard.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Fluent in the use of precision hand tools, gages, optical comparator, and surface plate work.
  • Ability to select the correct tool for the inspection task
  • Familiar with the use of personal computers.
  • Self-motivation and ability to prioritize projects to meet completion dates.

Desired (but not required)

  • Basic machining knowledge
  • Aerospace, aviation, or space experience is a plus
  • Experience operating heavy lifting equipment such as cranes and forklifts around flight critical hardware
  • Outside processing knowledge (heat treat, plating, coating, EDM, grinding, etc.)

SQA Services

SQA Services is a leading Supply Chain and Quality Assurance consulting firm specializing in the management of Supplier Audit, Quality Engineering, Inspection, and Remediation programs in the Aerospace/Defense, Medical Device, Pharmaceutical, Cosmetic, and Automotive manufacturing industries. Clients leverage our network of quality professionals in more than 50 countries as an extension of their own supplier quality teams.


Kent, WA