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Inspector 1


Shelbyville, IN, US, 46176

Business Unit:  Systems and Support
Function:  Quality

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.

Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.


  • • Participate as a team member and work continually to improve all aspects of our business.
    • Work safely and report any unsafe actions on company property to appropriate personnel.
    • Train personnel on areas of knowledge and evaluate the understanding of the knowledge.
    • Inspect product, parts, tools, or related items using a wide variety of measuring equipment and to document measurement results on the appropriate records, which include hard copies or computer files.
    • Review Specifications (including but not limited to blueprints, purchase orders, sales contracts, military contracts, Triumph specifications, Customer Specification, or Customer specifications) for special requirements to ensure       compliance by Triumph.
    • Set up, perform and tear down as needed Acceptance Test Plans (ATP’s) on all products requiring it as assigned.
    • Perform First Article Inspections (FAI’s) on all products requiring it.
    • Inspect all documents relating to shipment prior to DOD inspector approval for defense orders.
    • Perform audits of various aspects of the organization to internal and external requirements.
    • Calibrate measuring equipment and to devise methods as needed.
    • Assist personnel in conducting inspection. This includes Government Inspectors, Triumph Personnel and others as needed.
    • Analyze problems and situations, recommend, and implement solutions as needed.
    • Perform production tasks as required.
  •  Complete all related reports, paperwork, and documentation, including labor reports and production line performance.
    • Notify supervision of any non-conformance and keep management apprised of all unusual conditions.

    • Adhere to all company policies, procedures, and work instructions.


  • High School or Technical School Diploma or equivalent. Associates Degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Technology a plus
  • A minimum of 2 years in quality inspection/machining (final, source and in process inspection) working in a manufacturing environment
  • Must have working knowledge of geometric tolerancing, gages, micrometers, borescopes and other measuring tools
  • Substantial judgment and analytic ability requiring somewhat complex calculations, organizing information for reports, and solving minor problems
  •  Performance of moderately complex tasks requiring extensive knowledge of Department’s work
  • Problem identification and resolution skills
  • Experience with quality management systems compliant with AS9100 and knowledgeable of AS9102 First Article Inspection Report requirements preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with a strong customer focus

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability. Please contact us if you require assistance in applying for Triumph Group and we will provide reasonable accommodations via HRDepartment@triumphgroup.com. If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here

Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis