Millennium Space Systems is looking for team members who are passionate about developing revolutionary space systems. You will join a small, close-knit team working to support some of the most demanding and important space systems customers in the Country.
Breaking with Tradition
American aerospace is experiencing a renaissance – and among its leaders are the organizations and people who are breaking with tradition to reformulate and invigorate an industry. Millennium Space Systems is helping spearhead that change.
Millennium brings a unique and disciplined entrepreneurial culture to this space renaissance. We don't subscribe to the traditional thinking that cost and schedule are secondary attributes of space systems.
We bring a spirit of innovation and teamwork, coupled with a get-it-done approach to deliver solid, measurable results.
We are colleagues and fellow innovators; seasoned engineers, software developers, and technicians working together to deliver affordable solutions from inception through implementation; from fabrication through launch. We are enthusiastic partners looking for new team members who share our enthusiasm and dedication.
Company Overview Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company delivers affordable, high-performance space systems for exacting customers. Here you will be part of a close-knit team working on exciting technological problems. We work in an open environment where ideas are shared across all disciplines, and there are ample opportunities for advancement based on excellence. Superstars are welcome.
At Millennium, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values. We're committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that's welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.
Job Summary Millennium Space Systems is looking for a Quality Inspector to join our team.
The Quality Inspector will be responsible for identifying, resolving, and eliminating spacecraft and product manufacturing quality issues. This position will also be responsible for initiating corrective actions with our Manufacturing and Engineering Teams.
Create, improve, implement and maintain systems that will assure the quality and traceability of the incoming materials and final products.
Develop, implement, and audit inspection and test plans, acceptance criteria, and process/work instructions.
Interfaces and/or works closely with Design and Manufacturing Engineering, Manufacturing, Materials, Procurement and Shipping personnel on procedural issues involving design, methods, tooling, cost and other areas involved in the control of product quality.
Analyzing organizational Customer/Internal quality metrics and performing periodic reviews to evaluate results recommending, planning & taking actions to close gaps at an operational level.
Monitor all manufacturing processes through audits and daily evaluations, to ensure that assembly & test operations being performed in accordance with approved specifications and standards.
Facilitate root cause analysis and problem resolution within manufacturing cells
Generate acceptance test procedures
Assist in conducting annual audits and systems surveys
Continually strive to improve: testing methods, tooling, and equipment through statistical sampling
Participate as required in product development gate review meetings with launch activities including the identification of customer expectations and ensuring compliance that Quality requirements are flowed down and met
Makes recommendations to company leadership on the implementation of process improvements on assigned program(s) or product areas
Travel as necessary
3-5 years of experience in manufacturing / test environment in aerospace and defense, automotive or medical equipment
Knowledge of product manufacturing, assembly, test and inspection processes
Intermediate knowledge of AS9100 quality standards
Working knowledge of process auditing techniques to ensure compliance to defined quality requirements
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or a related field
5 years of experience in quality assurance
Working knowledge of manufacturing and quality processes and principles.
Experienced with quality systems experience (AS9100, inspection, FAI, PRB / MRB) highly preferred
Ability to read drawings and interpret specifications
Benefits Millennium Space Systems offers a very competitive benefits package to include medical, dental, vision, and 401k plan. Relocation assistance to Southern California can be provided.
Before applying, please note: Millennium is a Directorate of Defense Trade Controls registered, ITAR-compliant company. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Applicants MUST be U.S. citizens and eligible for a security clearance. Additionally, applicants must be willing to apply for and maintain a security clearance. We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage veterans, disabled veterans and disabled individuals to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified.
Union This is an hourly position governed by Labor Union Carpenters Local 721 Collective Bargaining agreement.