L3 Technologies Mechanical Inspector in Northeast Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Mechanical Inspector


Mechanical Inspector

Our world-class expertise in connecting space, airborne, ground and sea-based platforms with secure, real-time data drives our communications business in addressing the heightened global demand for advanced solutions. As a prime contractor, we are a key integrator in state-of-the-art maritime platforms. Our power conversion, power conditioning and power protection solutions can be found in a wide range of demanding military and commercial environments around the world. We embrace innovative and progressive ideas to advance our products for our customers across the globe.

We are searching for a Mechanical Inspector for our Power Distribution - Philadelphia location.

Under general guidance of supervisor, you will lay out, set up, and perform a wide variety of floor and bench inspection operations on all types of materials, parts, sub-assemblies and products.

You will demonstrate success by:

  • Inspecting at any stage of manufacturing as assigned, such as receiving, cut-off, layout, first-piece, parts production, sheet metal, welding, sub-assembly, heat-treating, finish, final assembly, etc.

  • Setting up inspection equipment for use by others, when required, and instructing them in its use

  • Making exacting, close tolerance measurements using precision instruments, gauges, surface plate, optical comparator, indicators, gauge blocks, sine bar, rotary table, hardness tester, and special measuring devices

  • Maintaining records for all inspections per the applicable procedures

  • Checking items for surface and mechanical operating feature

  • Inspecting electrical / electronic assemblies, including Circuit Boards and Components; IPC-A610 experience or certification is a plus

  • Using provided drawings, methods sheets, applicable procedures and specified standards and make necessary calculations

  • Marking parts and preparing inspection reports in accordance with established procedures

  • Maintaining required records and charts

  • Recommending inspection techniques for best practices to achieve specified requirements

  • Using personal computer and related interfaces, as required

  • Working with and directing lower-rated employees

  • Detecting drawing errors and referring these and other unusual conditions to supervisor

  • Performing other duties, as assigned

Our Values are an integral part of who we are. We seek candidates who share our values:

  • Integrity

  • Excellence

  • Accountability

  • Respect



  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 5 Years of experience

  • Preferably, experienced with and/or certified to IPC-610A

  • Preferably, experienced with and/or currently certified to IPC/WHMA-A-620

  • Experience in manufacturing and quality control

  • Strong understanding of quality management systems

  • Technical skills: mechanical and electrical comprehension

  • Overall understanding in all phases of production / quality inspection and receiving inspection

This is a bargaining unit position; therefore, the hourly rate paid is in accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement. The starting base rate is $20.30 hr. with an increase effective after the successful completion of a 90-day probationary period.


L3 Technologies, Inc. is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3 provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. L3 maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic.

Equal Opportunity Employer –Minorities / Women / Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation”

Job Test And Inspection

Primary Location USA-Pennsylvania-Northeast Philadelphia

US Security Clearance Required: None

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day - 1st

Travel: No

Organization: PD - Operations-20003427

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Job Posting: Dec 7, 2018, 1:49:08 PM

Req ID: 103882