Shop Tech 2 - Quality Inspector

Requisition Number:  12683
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

New Stanton, PA, US, 15672

Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At Westinghouse, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.


The Shop Technician 2 - Quality Inspector must have the ability to perform inspections, examinations, and tests according to documented procedures and industry practices. 


This role is an Individual Contributor who conducts routine analyses and tests of various components of a quality control program in the production lines and tests of in-process materials and finished products to ensure conformity to specifications. He/she follows standard procedures, is closely supervised, and communicates information that requires little explanation or interpretation.


Your Day to Day:

  • Perform the inspections, examinations, and tests according to documented procedures and industry practices. The employee shall be familiar with the inspection tools and equipment to be used and shall be proficient in their use.
  • Plan inspections, examinations, and tests.
  • Set up tests, including related equipment, as appropriate.
  • Supervise or maintain surveillance of inspections, examinations, and tests.
  • Train lower-level personnel.
  • Report inspection, examination, and test results.
  • Evaluate the validity and acceptability of inspection, examination, and test results.
  • Determine if the calibration status of inspection and measuring equipment is current; that the measuring and test equipment (M&TE) is in proper condition; and that the inspection, examination, and test procedures are approved.
  • Mechanical inspections may include: 

    • Physically measuring the product with measuring & testing equipment.

    • Operating 3D Coordinate Measuring Machine and 2D measurement systems.

  • Electrical inspections may include:
    • Operating Electrical Test Equipment.

      Operating Test Panels.

      Visual inspections per design documents.

      Crimp, Solder, and assembly verifications per design specifications and workmanship standards.

  • Visual inspections include: 
    • Organize and manage work related to outgoing deliveries including scanning/reviewing inspection files against customer requirements, completing packaging and labeling requirements.  
  • Ability to follow up quickly and consistently to bring issues to closure, set challenging goals and achieve measurable results.  Ability to proactively resolve problems and seek opportunities for continuous improvement.  Ability to recognize when clarity and guidance are needed.  Willing to seek help and use a questioning attitude when needed.

    Ability to successfully complete and maintain applicable site specific safety training including Electrical Safety; Radiation safety; Hazards communication; Respiratory protection; Lifting/Handling; PPE Use.  Complete certifications as applicable; train to job applicable procedures.


Who You Are:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
    • Associates Degree related to electrical, mechanical, machining, or equivalent preferred.
  • 2-6 years relevant experience with demonstrated electrical, mechanical, machining or inspection skills. Specific knowledge of electrical or mechanical drawing, or machining plus required mathematics.
    • ​​​​​​​Previous experience in the nuclear industry preferred.
  • Qualification and certification for Inspection to ANSI N45.2.6 Certification to Visual VT-1 Mechanical Experience with Inspection of electrical parts preferred.
  • United States Department of Labor Journeyman Certification preferred.



Why Westinghouse?

Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system:

  • Safety and Quality
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Customer Focus and Innovation
  • Speed and Passion to Win
  • Teamwork and Accountability

Westinghouse offers competitive benefits to all our employees around the globe to keep them healthy and enhance their well-being.  In the U.S. the following are representative of what we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Health, Wellness and Income Protection Benefits
  • 401(k) Savings Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Vacations and Holidays
  • Opportunities for Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Educational Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Referral Program

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting

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