Spirit AeroSystems

NDI Specialist 4

Job Locations US-KS-Wichita
Requisition ID
Posted Date
4 months ago(3/15/2022 4:23 PM)


Spirit AeroSystems designs and builds aerostructures for both commercial and defense customers. With headquarters in Wichita, Kansas, Spirit operates sites in the U.S., U.K., France and Malaysia. The company's core products include fuselages, pylons, nacelles and wing components for the world's premier aircraft. Spirit AeroSystems focuses on affordable, innovative composite and aluminum manufacturing solutions to support customers around the globe.


Key Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for using analysis techniques to evaluate the properties of materials, components, or systems without causing damage
  • Utilize Non-Destructive inspection methods (liquid penetrant, magnetic particle, thermography, shearography, eddy current, ultrasonic, radiography, and leak testing) to verify parts and processes follow customer engineering requirements
  • Set-up and standardize NDI equipment, process parts, interpret and evaluate for acceptance or rejection, and document results
  • Establish techniques from approved general procedure or work instructions for final approval
  • Conduct system performance checks in accordance with applicable process standards
  • Provide necessary guidance and/or supervision to trainees
  • Perform audit surveillance on non-destructive inspection processes and initiate and document any non-conformances according to specification, process, and procedures
  • Interpret codes, standards, and other contractual documents that control NDT methods
  • Assume technical responsibility for the NDT facility, equipment, and staff
  • Prepare, verify, and approve procedures and work instruction for technical adequacy
  • Provide training, examination, and certification of personnel
  • Perform audit surveillance on non-destructive inspection processes and initiate and document any non-conformances according to specification, process, and procedures 



  • MS Office Suite skills
  • Minimum of 5+ years’ experience
  • Aerospace Industry experience
  • NAS 410 NDI level 2 or level 3 certification (must be able to provide documented proof)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with attention to detail
  • Must have the ability to work any shift, including alternative work weeks

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • DOD Clearance recommended
  • Associates Degree or higher in NDI or NDT field (equivalent experience considered)
  • Thermography experience
  • Leak Testing experience
  • Ultrasonic experience
  • Digital Radiography experience
  • Eddy Current experience
  • Magnetic Particle experience


Spirit AeroSystems is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor under federal, state, or local law.


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