Job Listing - Bell Helicopter

NDT Level II Inspector

Bell Helicopter

Lafayette, LA

Seeking NDT UT, ET & PT Level II Inspector:

Bell Helicopter – Lafayette Assembly Center (LAC), located in Lafayette, Louisiana is currently searching for an experienced Quality Assurance Inspector with an aerospace/assembly background. The successful candidate will be responsible for the day to day standard inspection and non-destructive inspection of the Bell 525 Relentless cabin assembly structure.

All LAC team members are expected to work together as one team across functional boundaries. Where qualified and when possible, all team members can be asked to participate in production activities, including maintenance, logistics, kitting, and structure assembly in an effort to insure that a quality product is delivered to the customer on time.

This position is for 1st shift, working a 4x10 schedule. 1st shift typically works Monday through Thursday, 6:00 am to 4:30 pm. The shift assignment could change at a later date, depending on production needs. Overtime and weekend work may be required at management discretion.



High school diploma or equivalent


  • NAS410 Level II non-destructive inspection certification (including Ultrasonic, Eddy Current and Fluoresent Penetrant inspection).
  • Familiarity using precision dimensional and measurement equipment.
  • 5+ years of assembly inspection experience. Aircraft assembly experience may be considered in conjunction with assembly inspection experience.
  • Familiarity with general computer systems, including standard software systems.
  • Preferred knowledge of using and reading aircraft blueprints & engineering drawings.
  • AS9100 familiarity preferred.

Physical Requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

The employee must be able to safely move parts and tools onto and off of the aircraft and to use/manipulate objects –such as tools and parts – with a high degree of precision. Employee must also be able to safely access and/or work in
all areas of the aircraft for the purpose of inspecting the assembly; this may require the employee to work inside confined spaces and at heights, to perform overhead work, and/or to work from step stools, ladders, scissor lifts, lift platforms, and/or aircraft structures without handrails.
4x10 - 1st Shift, 6:00am - 4:30pm Monday through Thursday
Travel < 5%
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