Quality Inspector- Portland

International Aerospace Coatings (IAC) is looking for an Aircraft Quality Inspector located at our newest facility in Portland, Oregon. IAC is the world’s leading aviation specialist painting company, and we are still growing! Join an energetic, culture rich, supportive team in a unique industry. At IAC we are focused on a positive employee experience. Check out some of our time lapsed paint shoots at http://www.iac.aero.

Why work for IAC:

  • Supportive team to help you obtain your career goals within IAC.
  • Internal growth opportunities.
  • PTO starting at 80 hours in a full year worked.
  • Paid holidays
  • 401K with 4% match, dollar to dollar with the Roth option
  • We offer a choice of four medical plans including PPO’s and HSA plans starting at $15.49 twice a month. We also offer dental, vision, short-term disability, long-term disability, accidental death, supplemental life, and pet insurance. Benefits start the first of the month after 60-days of employment.
  • Company-paid life insurance and employee assistance program
  • Employee referral program

Reporting to the Quality Manager, the Inspector guarantees the highest standards of excellence are maintained in paint production process. He/she is instrumental in all phases of the production process. They will examine materials, completed paint projects for specification deviations or defects and monitors the production. The Inspector will uphold all safety policies the company has created, and ensure quality standards are met.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform receiving, preliminary, in-process, hidden damage, and final inspections.
  • Verify completion of all work orders.
  • Ensure that work is accomplished per established inspection procedures.
  • Complete inspection items, compile, and complete necessary forms properly.
  • Maintain a thorough familiarity with the content of the company Quality Management Systemand all subsequent revisions.
  • Review inspection forms and paperwork for proper completion.
  • Perform quality assurance audits.
  • Perform routine surveillance of in-process work.
  • Assist with controlling and auditing work orders.
  • Must be able to meet production schedule and quality standards.

Position Requirements:

  • Ability to identify problems and work on a systematic approach to solve those problems with employees and management.
  • Inspection experience in aviation.
  • Proven history of understanding industry safety standards and quality expectations.
  • Strong understanding of aircraft paint materials and industry knowledge.
  • Knowledge of aerospace systems, methodology and terminology a plus.
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance, to include drug screen and criminal background check.
  • Strong organizational skills detailed, and deadline driven.
  • Must possess excellent communication skills.

Education and/or Experience:

  • A minimum of six (6) years of inspection experience in an aviation environment or similar industry is a plus.
  • Six Sigma is a plus.
  • A&P Certification is a plus.


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