NDT / Penetrant Inspector 2

Ace Precision Machining Corp.

Oconomowoc, WI

Job Details

Job Location:    Ocnwc - Oconomowoc, WI
Position Type:    Full Time
Salary Range:    Undisclosed
Job Shift:    1st Shift



Prepares and processes parts through a liquid penetrant inspection system, including final evaluation, making accept/reject decisions, and completing documentation of results.


  • Works from and interprets fairly complicated sketches, routings, product specifications, and quality requirements.

  • Follows established procedures to verify specified dimensions of product or material using a variety of standard inspection tools.

  • Recommends process improvements.

  • Sets up and standardizes penetrant equipment.

  • Performs system performance checks in accordance with quality work instructions.

  • Inspects parts in accordance with quality work instructions.

  • Interprets part FPI indications and makes acceptance and rejection decisions per Ace Precision specifications.

  • Cleans parts in parts washer prior to penetrant inspection.

  • Processes parts according to work instructions.

  • Prepares parts for inspection according to work instructions.

  • Successfully completes Level 2 certification examinations in accordance with Ace Precision’s requirements.

  • In coordination with the Maintenance Department, performs preventive maintenance on penetrant equipment.

  • Proceeds under general supervision of a Level 3 Penetrant Inspector.

  • Demonstrates thorough knowledge of and conformity with Ace Precision Quality System work instruction requirements that govern Penetrant operations.

  • Maintains or exceeds production standards through efficient organization and planning.

  • Follows and complies with safety policies and procedures.

  • Accurately completes all required documentation.

  • Meets attendance policy requirements.

  • Contributes to team effort by assisting in areas as needed.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions, if the Company can do so without undue hardship.

High school diploma or general education degree (GED), or equivalent combination of education and experience. Requires 400 hours of documented Penetrant work experience. Experience in other NDT methods like RT/ CR a plus.

Ability to read English, and interpret sketches, routings, product specifications, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to communicate effectively with employees and other Company stakeholders.

Requires the ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals and fractions.

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Requires judgment to plan and perform work, and make decisions as to the sequence of processes within the limitations of recognized or standard methods and procedures.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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