MIST Quality Assurance Lead/Inspector - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)


  full-time   employee

United States


MIST Quality Assurance Lead/Inspector

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KBR is seeking a Quality Assurance Lead/Inspector to support the MIST contract. The MIST QA Lead/Inspector will conduct dimensional inspections of space-flight hardware, ground support equipment and other components using a CMM, Optical Comparator and other manual inspection tools (gages, calipers, micrometers, etc.), verifying conformance to engineering drawings and/or specification requirements.


  • Perform hardware inspection and paperwork review to ensure compliance with procurement requirements and to document non-conformances as needed.
  • Determine methods, sequences, and procedures necessary for inspection and generates inspection reports.
  • Interface with KBR Quality Assurance and procurement personnel, the customer, and engineers to ensure hardware inspection requirements are satisfied and that discrepancies are recorded and reported in an expedited manner.
  • Lead Team and be responsible for coordinating the daily workload, writing up and signing off on non-conformances, participating in conference calls for scheduling and MRB reviews.

Require Education, Experience, & Skills:

  • High school diploma
  • 10 + years of experience in Quality Assurance inspection
  • PC-DMIS programming experience on and offline is a plus
  • Experience programming and operating a CMM
  • Familiarity with MS Office software suite

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills:

  • A Bachelor’s degree
  • NASA hardware inspection experience
  • Performing inspections on printed wiring boards and EEE parts would be a plus
  • NASA Quality Inspection Certifications
  • Current J-STD-001 certification preferred
  • Current NASA 8739.1,.2,.3 or IPC-A-610 certification preferred
  • Current NASA 8739.4 or IPC/WHMA-a-620 certification preferred

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

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