GKN NDT Technician III (NDT Level 2) in St Louis, Missouri

NDT Technician III (NDT Level 2)

Country: United States

Work Location: St Louis

State: Missouri

Advertising End Date: Not Specified

Job Type: Regular

About The Opportunity

Perform Non Destructive Testing (NDT) in a manufacturing environment on aircraft parts and assemblies to customer and internal requirements using various NDT methods with conventional and automated equipment. Perform tasks typical of an NAS-410, Level 2 in one or more of the following test methods: Ultrasonics, Radiography and/or Eddy Current.

Principal Accountabilities

Perform NDT on aircraft parts and interpreter the test results in accordance with test procedures and process specifications. Document test results and interface with various production computer systems.

  • Operate ultrasonic equipment; such as: a-scan & resonance scopes, phased array equipment and automated scanning systems. Operate x-ray equipment; such as: robotic scanners and computed radiography data acquisition systems.

  • Other test equipment may include: eddy current scopes and helium mass spectrometers.

  • Interface with engineers and manufacturing personnel to improve processes and provide test results, as needed.

Please note: Shifts can range from 1stand 2ndshift for this role

About you

Required Qualifications:

  • Associate Degree of applied science in NDT, or closely related curriculum , and/or a combination of 1 to 3 years of education and relevant experience in lieu of degree.

  • Applicant must have the skills and formal training needed to become certified to NAS 410 level 2 in radiography testing (RT) and ultrasonic testing (UT), and be able to pass an annual eye examination per the requirements of NAS 410.

  • U.S. Person per ITAR regulations to comply with export compliance and site SSA requirements

Additional Qualifications:

  • Two years experience in NDT of Composite aircraft parts is desired

  • Employee must have knowledge of conventional and automated testing systems and understand NDT theory and computer systems.

  • Emp. must have good written and verbal communications skills, and be able to work independently and work effectively as a team member.


Key Responsibilities

Not Specified

About Us

GKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the world’s leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do. GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries.

GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 55 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.

Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.