Ultrasonic Nondestructive Inspection (NDI) Responsible Level III Technician | Quality

South Burlington, VT


At Beta Technologies, we apply our intellectual curiosity, passion for aviation, and commitment to sustainability toward a shared mission of revolutionizing electric aviation. Regardless of the position one holds, each team member brings their talent and desire to positively impact the environment and lives of others in a refreshing, vibrant, and inclusive culture.

This position functions as the BETA Technologies Responsible Level III in Nondestructive Inspection (NDI) techniques. The ideal candidate is proficient in the Ultrasonic Method and will have extensive experience inspecting composites. This candidate will aid in developing the processes, procedures, and training of new technicians.

How you will contribute to revolutionizing electric aviation:

  • Establish processes, procedures, and training in conjunction with the engineering and inspection teams in accordance with aerospace requirements.
  • Prepare, verify, and approve procedures and work instruction for technical adequacy.
  • Establish and lead Ultrasonic NDI training program for other BETA team members to become Level I or Level II
  • Work with suppliers to evaluate and audit their manufacturing and testing processes.
  • Perform inspection on parts and assemblies using NDI standards and procedures for various advanced materials composite and metals as required.
  • Develop and maintain probes and tools for NDT use, train inspectors in the use and operation of equipment.
  • Work independently and support team members to perform other job-related tasks as needed and assigned by supervisors.

  • Minimum Qualifications we are seeking:

  • Four-year degree in Engineering
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with attention to detail.
  • At least 5 years of experience as Level III
  • Level III NDI/NDT Certification to NAS410 and/or ASNT in at least one of the following methods: Liquid Penetrant (PT), Ultrasonic (UT), Radiography (RT), Shearography
  • Have the skills and knowledge to interpret codes, standards, and other required documents that control the NDI method(s).
  • Proficient in the use of composites in aircraft structures and developing the techniques required to perform inspections used to determine that the material is free of defects.
  • Be capable of selecting the method and technique for a specific test.
  • Be capable of preparing and verifying the adequacy of procedures and work instructions.
  • Qualified to provide training, examination, and certification of personnel.
  • When required by the written practice, be capable of auditing outside agencies to ensure the requirements are met.
  • Experience in aerospace QA inspection in an AS9100/ISO9000 certified establishment.
  • Use of Google Suite and/or other business reporting tools
  • Strong working knowledge of Manufacturing and Quality operations
  • Strong interpersonal skills Ability to work in cross-functional teams.
  • Ability to plan, prioritize, and manage multiple priorities under tight deadlines.
  • Above and Beyond Qualifications that will distinguish you:

  • Level III (per NAS410) certification in Shearography NDI
  • Experienced CWI
  • At least 5 years of experience with Ultrasonic NDI in aerospace manufacturing
  • Familiarity with Olympus flaw detection equipment and software
  • Working knowledge of CAD software including Catia or Onshape
  • Experience interfacing with ERP systems such as Plex
  • Experience working with a manufacturing team to develop new processes.
  • BSME, ASQ, ASNT, or Trade School Certification in NDI/NDT
  • Physical Demands and Work Environment:
    Ability to work in a manufacturing environment using OSHA-required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Ability to stand for extended periods of time and lift a minimum of 10 pounds.

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    BETA Technologies provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, disability, veteran or military status, health coverage status, HIV status, genetic information, crime victim status, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. The company does not discriminate, and will not discriminate, and will not tolerate discrimination, based on any of these characteristics during the application process or in employment.

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