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NDT Channel Inspector

Requisition ID:  11996
Category:  Manufacturing
Career level: 
Contract type:  Permanent

NDT Channel Inspector



Reports to:  NDT Level Specialist

Location:  Falconer, NY


Job Summary: 

  • To satisfy the minimum qualification requirements for each NDT method and to demonstrate competency by passing written, hands-on, and visual testing per quality requirements
  • To set-up and operate nondestructive test methods, as assigned, to applicable quality specifications.
  • To process, inspect and count parts per the relevant specifications and prescribed methods. 
  • To prepare, complete and maintain all applicable records required. 
  • To provide instructions during training and demonstrate individual and system conformance during internal and external audits.


Special Requirements:  Candidates must pass an eye test to a Jaeger 1 in at least one eye and have enough color vision to meet the job requirements.


Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED.


Machines, Equipment & Tools:  


Magnetic Particle (MT):

  • Magnetizing & demagnetizing equipment.
  • Magnetic particle & suspension materials.
  • Black lights & white lights used for inspection of product.
  • Carts, tables, hand trucks & hoists to assist with product handling and storage.
  • Indicators, probes, meters & other measuring devices, as applicable.
  • Measuring instruments, PPE, optical aids and other tools as appropriate.


Eddy Current (ET):

  • Electronic Eddy Current equipment.
  • Paper recorder.
  • Surface coils.
  • Demagnetizing equipment.
  • Traversing systems, some with computer interface.


Surface Temper Inspection (Nital Etch) (STI):

  • Timers.
  • Thermometers.
  • Stainless steel tanks.


Materials Processed:  Various ferrous alloys, finished & unfinished parts.


Physical Demands:           

  • Long periods of standing.
  • Working in subdued lighting.
  • Lifting and moving of product, some heavy.
  • Inspection under black light.



What You’ll Love About SKF:

Rest and Relaxation. Vacation is accrued beginning the July 1 immediately following your Hire Date and eligible for 13 paid holidays! 


Health and Wellness BenefitsSKF cares about the wellbeing of our employees. Excellent medical and dental plans to fit your needs; a wellness plan that includes biometric screening and health risk assessment for you and your spouse! 


Invest in your Future. SKF offers amazing retirement options!  Participate in our 401K program that boasts a per pay period 6% deposit to your Vanguard account (100% Vested). 


Much more! Growth opportunities, employee assistance program, life insurance, vehicle discount programs, and with so many benefits to working for SKF, we could not name them all! 



About SKF

SKF’s mission is to be the undisputed leader in the bearing business. SKF offers solutions around the rotating shaft, including bearings, seals, lubrication management, condition monitoring and maintenance services. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in SEK is around 75 billion and the number of employees ca 41,000.

Nearest Major Market: Jamestown