Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) Tech Level II

Steico Industries - 1814 Ord Way, Oceanside, CA 92056
Vacancy title
Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) Tech Level II
Steico Industries - 1814 Ord Way, Oceanside, CA 92056
Advertised salary
Employment type
Closing date
31 December 2023


Who is Senior plc?

Senior plc is an international, market-leading, engineering solutions provider with 30 operating businesses in 13 countries. Senior designs, manufactures and markets high-technology components and systems for the principal original equipment producers in the worldwide aerospace, defense, and land vehicle and power & energy markets. The Group is split into two divisions, Aerospace and Flexonics, servicing five key sectors.

Our global values underpin what we do, and how we do it …

Safety – Integrity – Customer Focus – Respect & Trust – Accountability – Excellence

Who is Steico Industries?

STEICO has made its name manufacturing precision tube and duct assemblies to the world's major airframe manufacturers. We manufacture tube and duct assemblies. We work with a wide variety of materials including aluminum, steel, titanium, and other alloys and produce parts of all complexities. STEICO holds accreditations with NADCAP and is certified to AS9100 and ISO14001. Our focus on responsiveness and continuous improvement regularly creates manufacturing innovation. STEICO is an integral part of our customers supply chains that include Boeing, Lockheed Martin, BAE, Northrop Grumman, Honeywell, Honda Aviation, and many others.

What does the job involve?

Responsible for testing tube and duct assemblies and detailed components. Uses automated and manual techniques including digital radiography (DR) and fluorescent penetrant inspection (FPI) to perform non-destructive tests (NDT) to identify errors or defects.

What will my responsibilities include?

  • Set up and standardize equipment, process parts, interpret/evaluate acceptance rejection, and document results.
  • Perform all NDT level I & II responsibilities using industry standards.
  • Conduct system performance checks in accordance industry standards.
  • Training of Trainee/level I and level II Technicians to Industry standards
  • Follow written practices such as procedures and work instructions.
  • Knowledge of relevant product manufacturing and inspection technology.
  • Set up and operate Digital X-ray equipment following procedure, Including interpretation of images.
  • Capable of processing with existing FPI procedure, Including interpretation of assemblies.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on equipment in the department.
  • Maintaining 5s and safety requirements for the area.
  • Read and understand blueprints and customer data.
  • Other reasonable duties as business and operational needs dictate.

What key skills and experience do I need?

  • Three years’ experience in the NDT Methods(s) and manufacturing processes as a certified Level II
  • Candidate for NDT certification.
  • Must have the skills and formal training needed to become certified to NAS 410, level II in the applicable test method, and be able to pass an annual eye examination per the requirements of NAS 410.
  • Education, training, and experience to be qualified for certification.
  • OJT (on the job training) hours must meet the minimum requirement in order to be certified for NDT Level II per NAS 410.


  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent work experience.


  • North Star Imaging (NSI) equipment (preferred) Fuji Film, computed radiography (CR) experience is a plus.
  • Experience with Film Radiography (RT) is a plus.
  • Experience with inspecting tools such as microscopes, loop, blacklight and pin gauges.

Why Join Steico Industries, Inc.?

Joining Senior means not only a rewarding career with a tight-knit and collaborative team, but you will also enjoy a competitive compensation package that includes a market-led base salary and a comprehensive benefits package along with wellness benefits, employee recognition program, matching 401k plan, paid vacation, flexible hours, employee wellness activities, tuition reimbursement, and community involvement initiatives.

Please understand that you will only be considered an applicant if you apply for a posted position directly through our Company website and meet the qualifications of the job. If you need a reasonable accommodation to apply, please contact the Steico Industries at 760-438-8015.

If offer of employment is made it will be contingent upon passing all of the following: Drug Test, Background Check, ITAR and U.S. Export Compliance Screening.

Access to our facility (and, therefore, employment) is restricted under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to U.S. Citizens, lawful permanent residents, U.S. refugees, asylees or temporary residents under amnesty provisions [as defined in 8 USC 1324b(a)(3)] and properly licensed foreign persons. Applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be required to provide information to determine whether they are subject to these regulations and, if so, to assess their country of chargeability for trade compliance control purposes. Additionally, potential employee’s names will be screened against the Consolidated Screening List (maintained by the United States government) to determine eligibility to receive technical data.

Equal Opportunity Employer: minority/female/disability/veteran.