• Advanced Quality Technician for PWB's

    Posted Date 4 days ago(12/3/2019 8:51 AM)
    Job Location
    Required Clearance
    No clearance
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Basic Qualifications

    Associates Degree in a related field or the equivalent is required. In addition, a minimum of 3 years of directly related experience is required.
    J-STD_001, 002, IPC 610, MIL-STD-883, MIL-STD-750 and X-Ray qualification certifications may be required.


    Department of Defense security clearance is not required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

    Responsibilities for this Position

    General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for an Advanced Quality Technician for PWB's.  This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems.  General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.




    • Work closely with project engineers, internal customers, and suppliers to ensure compliance to flow down requirements
    • Review PWB requirements and validate against supplier details
    • Apply IPC-A-600, AS9102 and other PWB standards during inspection efforts
    • Support occasional travel to perform source and other inspections
    • Determines requirement compliance of mechanical, electro-mechanical and electronic parts and materials through visual inspection, electrical or mechanical screening and physical measurements
    • Works directly with project engineering and QA to develop part testing and screening requirements
    • Reviews data including: supplier part data, final data packages, external screening results, etc.
    • Assists in first article and first piece inspection (Mechanical Tech only)
    • Compares defects against standards and recommend disposition
    • Participates in team meetings
    • Reviews and dispositions QA documentation (IDRs, DNs)
    • Generates and/or verifies traceability information
    • Verifies compliance to defined processing
    • Reviews parts for conformance to drawings
    • Interfacing with coworkers and internal/external customers
    • Subject matter expert (SME) in one discipline/field and developing working knowledge in adjacent disciplines/fields



    • Certified in IPC-A-600
    • Understanding of GD&T (Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing)
    • Fully proficient knowledge of basic electrical or mechanical technology
    • Fully proficient knowledge of ESD control
    • Fully proficient knowledge of Workmanship standards
    • Fully proficient knowledge of drawing interpretation
    • Skill in using PC applications (Microsoft Word, Excel)
    • Skill in using basic inspection/measurement tools
    • Fully proficient knowledge and understanding of documentation, processing and production paperwork
    • Skill in using specific computer production tools
    • Knowledge of metallurgy
    • Solid knowledge of military and industry test methods and standards
    • Skilled in general computer operation understanding (MS Word, Excel) and parts handlers

    Company Overview

    General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation.  With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas.  Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency.  We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose.  You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.  If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!


    General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.  EOE/Disability/Veteran


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