Sr. Ship Inspector - 26223 in Pascagoula, MS at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 5/25/2018

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Under general supervision, performs a wide range of complex and difficult Quality Control and Care & Protection inspections of structural, mechanical and electrical systems of new construction production or modernization/repair work on US Navy surface ships. Interfaces with customers, vendors and various company departments to resolve difficult aspects of quality problems and provides information and ongoing reports to Program Manager. Evaluates and analyzes the progress and completion of construction efforts by organizing, documenting, and interpreting inspection support documents and records.

Develops, evaluates, revises, and applies technical quality assurance protocols/methods to inspect and test in-process raw materials, production equipment, and finished products.

Reviews drawings and complex contract specifications to determine initial construction criteria and assists in development of quality assurance plans for projects.

Reviews customers purchase orders, contracts and change requests and ensures that the necessary criteria and provisions, including applicable government regulations, are included in quality and process plans.

Performs ship checks for post delivery work packages to ensure changes are incorporated and work is completed according to plan.

Provides technical and shipboard support to Program Management for hull/steel, damage control, piping, HVAC and electrical system labeling and design requirements.

Validates shipboard implementation of contract changes on board ships.

Develops ship check summaries of contract changes in appropriate database.

Conducts shipboard fire, safety, care and protection inspections of production areas within the shipbuilding facilities.

Performs compartment completion inspections for hull, pipe, and machinery, electrical and outfitting installation to verify work is complete and correct.

Performs verification of ship construction related trial card corrective actions.

Provides guidance to less experienced Inspectors.

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills for interaction with various levels of shipbuilding and naval personnel.
Knowledge of basic ship design criteria, standard shipbuilding practices and change documentation.

Understanding of ship's drawings and specification documentation.

Technical ship construction coursework, a plus.

Proficient in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.  Experience creating and maintaining spreadsheets for tracking construction and quality of ship construction projects.

A security clearance of an appropriate level may be required after employment.

Associate's Degree 9-12

Diversity Statement

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.


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