Receiving Inspector

  • El Segundo, CA
  • Full Time
  • Quality & Safety
  • Mid Level

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
The Receiving Inspector role will support the inspection of incoming piece parts and assemblies including machined parts, (EEE) Electronic, Electrical or Electro-mechanical components to ensure requirements and quality standards have been met or exceeded.


  • Read and interpret engineering drawings, models, and specifications and perform inspections using tools such as micrometers, gauges, romer arm, coordinate measuring machine (CMM) etc.
  • Perform visual and functional final inspection of incoming product and devices
  • Perform review of documentation requirements such as Certificate of Conformance, Test, Dimensional and First Article Inspection reports
  • Prepare inspection reports regarding conformance and initiate discrepancy reports when needed
  • Process material in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software
  • Manage discrepant material and interface with internal/external stakeholders to successfully resolve non-conforming material issues
  • Identify discrepant material Root Cause and assign/implement Corrective Actions.
  • Perform inspection under magnification of Printed Circuit Boards to verify workmanship and acceptability requirements per IPC (Association Connecting Electronics Industries), J-STD (Joint Standard) and NASA
  • Monitor GIDEP reports to ensure counterfeits parts do not enter inventory
  • Create discrepancy reports for suspect or identified counterfeit parts
  • Review and disposition non-deviation discrepancies
  • Identify bottlenecks, process gaps, etc. and select continuous improvement projects to improve quality and/or efficiency

Minimum Qualifications

  • Experience using GD&T (Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing) inspection tools (e.g. calipers, micrometers, height gauge, etc.) and/or electronic inspection measurement tools (e.g. voltmeter) Previous experience with QA inspection process and techniques
  • Experience reading and understanding engineering drawings, aerospace certifications, and test reports
  • Experience receiving packages, data entry, organizing, and scanning documentation
  • Adaptable and creative problem-solving abilities
  • Must be results oriented and be able to bring projects to a successful conclusion using multiple systems and resources
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to collaboratively work with diverse group of people/teams
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience receiving packages, data entry, organizing, and scanning documentation
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Qualified candidates should possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • This candidate will be the primary team member for working a shifted or alternate work schedule when required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Training Certification to IPC, J-STD and NASA.
  • GD&T Training Certification
  • CMM, Romer/Faro Arm Training Certification

Benefits and Perks
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 DDTC-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.

This is an hourly position governed by Labor Union Carpenters Local 721 Collective Bargaining agreement.

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