B/E Aerospace, Inc. EDL - Quality Technician in Winston, North Carolina

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B/E Aerospace is the world’s leading manufacturer of aircraft cabin interior products. B/E

Aerospace designs, develops, and manufactures a broad range of products for both commercial aircraft and business jets. For more information, visit the B/E Aerospace website at www.beaerospace.com

B/E Aerospace's Oak Plaza operations are comprised of the core enabling functions, including: Engineering, Research & Development, Program Management, Product Support, Strategic Supply Chain, Sales & Marketing, Quality, Finance and Human Resources. Together these functional teams collaborate to help engineer the most innovative and highest quality main cabin economy and premium aircraft seating for various customers around the globe.

As a leader in the aerospace industry, we are growing rapidly and have a number of exciting positions available right now, including a Quality Technician – Engineering Development Lab in our Seating Products Group business located in Winston-Salem, NC.


Reporting to the Supervisor, Conformity – Engineering Development Lab, the Quality Technician – Engineering Development Lab will work with little to no technical direction, perform inspection and testing procedures on mechanical assemblies and parts to determine if they conform to blueprints, work orders, engineering specifications, and MIL specifications.


  • Reads and interprets complicated blueprints and specifications, including customer and vendor specifications

  • Performs product/process audits

  • Identifies causes of rejects and ensures corrective action is taken

  • Sets up instruments (mechanically or electrically) for inspection

  • Uses mechanical and electrical measuring tools such as CMM and Optical Comparators

  • Performs critical first-piece inspections

  • Prepares original fixtures or methods for cost-effective minimization of defects

  • Makes outside field trips to approve vendor material or operations or check finished product

  • May train other technicians

  • Determines unstated or hidden dimensions from a blueprint, working with fractions, decimals and other math skills

  • Calibrates measuring instruments using standards; administers the calibration activities

  • Administers the raw material testing and verification program

  • Under a Quality Engineer’s supervision, facilitates project completion

  • Performs other related duties as required


  • Associate’s degree (A.A.) or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school; and at least two years of related experience or equivalent education and experience

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure materials

  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence

  • Must have good verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with individuals across the organization

  • Demonstrated ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

  • Must be able to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively and productively with team members and cross functional teams.

  • Must have strong organizational skills and ability to manager multiple projects concurrently.

  • Ability to work proficiently in Microsoft Office Suite applications and other project and engineering related software programs.


  • At least five years of related experience

The above description reflects the details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be construed as a detailed descriptions of all the work requirements that may be performed in the job.

EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.