DRS Technologies Inc. Quality Inspector in West Plains, Missouri

Leonardo DRS

Leonardo DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo SpA which employs more than 45,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website atwww.leonardodrs.com.

DRS Sustainment Systems Inc.

DRS Sustainment Systems, Inc. (DRS-SSI) is a Leonardo DRS Line of Business (LOB) headquartered in St. Louis, MO. It is a full service supplier of diversified defense systems, products and support for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and other international defense customers. From conceptual design through manufacturing to integrated logistics support, DRS-SSI has a more than 50-year tradition of providing quality systems and products while meeting customer’s demands for innovation, efficiency and quality. The business unit also includes a 100-acre heavy equipment manufacturing facility in West Plains, MO. The performance of DRS-SSI’s St. Louis operation has been recognized by the Government and industrial customers with numerous awards including: Preferred Supplier Certification, Medallion of Service Award, Intelligence and Electronic Warfare Certification of Recognition, and Blue Ribbon Awards.

Job Location– West Plains, MO

Position Summary

DRS Land Systems is seeking to hire a Full Time Quality Inspector. This position performs inspection activities, to assess conformance of products to the design as defined by the engineering drawings and/or models.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs inspection activities, to assess conformance of products to the design as defined by the engineering drawings and/or models

  • Inspects products, components, subassemblies, and/or systems to ensure conformance to requirements

  • Creates organizational value by implementing innovative solutions and best practices involved in all processes of the product realization value stream

  • Assists Quality Engineers with identifying nonconforming conditions of products that present existing or impending defective conditions at the system or subsystem level of assembly

  • Assists Quality Engineers prepare inspection plans and checklists for inspection

  • Generate discrepancy notices and initiate Material Review Board actions

  • Perform material movement transactions after completing inspection process

  • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization

  • May specialize in receiving inspection, in-process inspection, process verification/auditing, final inspection, etc.

Basic Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • General knowledge of relevant manufacturing standards (such as J-Std-001/IPC-A-610) or common mechanical techniques (such as geometric dimensioning and tolerance practices GD&T)

  • Ability to use various measurement devices (calipers, pin gauges, go/no-go gauges, etc.) to verify mechanical part compliance

  • Ability to read mechanical and electrical drawings and able to verify parts dimensions against drawing requirements

  • Experience in internal auditing and corrective action investigation desired

  • Experience in one or more of the following areas is required: fabrication inspection, nondestructive testing, and weld inspection.

Leonardo DRS is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. #LSY