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Quality Assurance Inspector

Cape Canaveral, Florida
Job Type
29 Jul 2022
COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID-19 variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all Lockheed Martin employees including new hires. All current and newly hired employees are required to follow onsite safety measures based upon the COVID-19 Community Level at the specific work location.

Description: Witness conformance to testing requirements for all tests which utilize electrical, electronic, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic and environmental equipment required to simulate conditions encountered during operations; compare accumulated dat with specified requirements and accept those tests which prove product systems, subsystems, and assemblies. Inspect associated parts, and assemblies for conformance to blueprints, inspection standards, specifications, and certified processes. Perform Quality Assurance (QA) tasks during handling, processing and testing of ordnance assemblies and subassemblies.

Inspect the installation and hookup of test devices, support equipment, test complexes and recording/control instrumentation used to determine performance characteristics of missile systems, subsystems, and assembly packages. Witness test performance assuring conformance to written test control parameters. Compare accumulated performance data with test procedure criteria and accept those tests meeting requirements. Inspect systems used to checkout flight vehicles and related support and facility equipment for conformance to engineering prerelease or released drawings or sketches, inspection standards and specification. Witness operations to ensure installation of parts are in conformance with current procedures and inspection standards. Inspect the assembly, disassembly, alteration, modification, and test of non-functional items and certify conformance to specifications. Ensure completeness and accuracy of all inspection records and test data. Document discrepancies noted during inspection. When qualified/certified, inspect the handling, packaging, testing and installation of ordnance components ensuring compliance to safety, product specifications and procedures. Stamp/approve acceptable items and reject unacceptable items. Provide inspection assistance to investigate malfunctions and determination of repair/rework required to bring items into conformance with specification. Maintain in accordance with current operating procedures, all records of assembly and test operations in a current status and review for completeness prior to final closure. Maintain equipment logs and records. Use information processing systems as required to perform the above tasks and perform related duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:

- Background in electronics/mechanical testing and theory equivalent to completion of a 2 year program in electronics and physics, and mechanical technology as presented by junior colleges and technical institutes

- At least 1 year of directly related experience in inspection activities associated with product systems and test complexes

- Read and interpret all types of detail and assembly blueprints, drawings, sketches, and instrumentation

- Ability to use various types of inspection precision measuring instruments

- Certifiable in solder, wire wrap, and crimping processes and ordnance handling and processing

- Outstanding written and verbal communication skills

- Ability to obtain DoD Secret Clearance

Desired Skills:

- In-depth knowledge of Fleet Ballistic Missile practices and processes

- Experience with SAP Quality functions, including QNotes

- Experience interacting with DCMA and U.S. Government customers

-Experience with customer relations

- Basic understanding of Ground Equipment, both Electrical and Mechanical

- Certified Weld Inspector



Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. Theyre dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martins vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.



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  • Job Reference: 671189901-2
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Lockheed Martin
  • Location: Cape Canaveral, Florida
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Permanent