Fabrication Inspector

Website Boeing

Fabrication Inspector Job Highlights

Title Fabrication Inspector
Type Full Time (2nd shift)
Experience 1 Year
Function Engineering/IT
Location Everett, WA, United States
Company Boeing

Company Profile

Boeing is the world’s largest aerospace company and leading provider of commercial airplanes, defense, space, and security systems, and global services.

Job Profile

The company is hiring a Fabrication Inspector who will inspect raw stock, fabricated parts, re-work/repair, composite, metals, assemblies, and sub-assemblies for conformance with applicable drawings, specifications, quality standards, manufacturing plans, and workmanship.

Perform various in-process inspections and audits and heat-treat inspections.

Education Level

  • High School Graduate or GED (preferred)

Work Experience

  • 1+ years of experience as a Quality Inspector ​
  • 1+ years of experience in metal or composite fabrication
  • 1+ years of experience reading and understanding engineering drawings, blueprints, schematics, and specifications


  • Ensure that appropriate revisions of drawings, Engineering Changes, specifications, and other documents are being used by the shop and inspection.
  • Ensure that the tools used by the shop to fabricate parts have been approved by tooling inspection.
  • Fabrication Inspectors also perform various in-process inspections, audits, and heat-treat inspections.
  • Handle, use, and dispose of hazardous materials in an approved manner.
  • Identify and document discrepancies and reject parts/assemblies.
  • Indicate QA acceptance on the appropriate paperwork/online instruction and process as required.
  • Inspect dimensions and workmanship per the drawing, specification, and plan.
  • Inspectors in this position inspect raw stock, fabricated parts, and sub-assemblies for conformance with applicable drawings, specifications, quality standards, manufacturing plans, and workmanship.
  • Interface with other organizations to provide clarification or information.
  • Lay out parts/assemblies to establish reference points and check dimensions, as required.
  • Monitor equipment and processes to specification requirements.
  • Occasional contact with metals, exposure to plastics and solvents, and exposure to atmospheric conditions. Frequent (3-6 hours) exposure to noise.
  • Perform in-process inspections and audits, as required.
  • Perform visual weld inspection, as required.
  • Receive, obtain, or locate parts/assemblies and appropriate paperwork/online instruction per required procedures.
  • Review the paperwork/online instruction, drawing, and job.
  • Select or set up the appropriate measuring instruments.
  • Verify all paperwork/online instruction (e.g., manufacturing order, applicable drawings, specifications, nonconformance items, and any other necessary documents) is complete and accurate.
  • Verify certifications of tools, equipment, and personnel.
  • Verify the part number and serial number and that the quantity matches the paperwork or online system.


  • Requires occasional (1-3 hours) finger manipulation, flexion/extension, handling, lifting less than 25 pounds, Rotation of head/neck, Sitting, Standing, and Walking.
  • Use of personal protective equipment for face/eyes and ears may be required.

Other Requirements

  • This position must meet export control compliance requirements. A “U.S. Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. §120.15 is required to meet export control compliance requirements. “U.S. Person” includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.


  • The benefit programs include health insurance, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, retirement savings plans, life and disability insurance programs, and several programs that provide paid and unpaid time away from work.

Employer’s Statement

Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All the decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.boeing.com.

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