Rail Transit System Quality Assurance Inspector

Location: Boston, MA

Unified Industries Incorporated (UII) is seeking qualified Rail Transit System Quality Assurance Inspector applicants possessing the knowledge, skills, and ability to perform tasks required of a Quality Inspector performing the quality inspections of rail cars to satisfactory meet all contractual testing and inspection requirements. The duties and responsibilities of the Quality Inspector include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Perform incoming, in process, testing, assembly, and final physical inspection of components and systems of railcars, to determine contractual specifications are met to approved procedures/drawings

  • Verify documentation (work orders, forms) is complete by qualified personnel

  • Work with operation personnel, supervisors, and managers to achieve quality and production goals

  • Investigate and assist in the solution of quality problems

  • Report adverse and / or non-compliant items and conduct follow up investigation to confirm that remedies have been put in place on the items before the car is released to subsequent processes / stages

  • Make disposition reports for any non-conforming equipment, product or repaired items or services, subject to verification

  • Perform and report receipt and pre-shipment inspections

  • Prepare and submit required documentation upon completion of inspections

  • Participate in quality and manufacturing audits and meetings

Minimum Qualifications, Skills, and Experience

  • High School graduate with technical schooling or associate degree

  • Minimum of 5 years of rail vehicle experience - candidates with proven successful experience in repair/quality control of other complex transportation vehicles including aircraft or merchant/maritime vessels may be considered

  • Possess a detailed understanding of principles of operation, parameters and operating limits, system interfaces, safety precautions, and operations and maintenance schedules as they apply to design, systems, components, and supporting infrastructure

  • Understanding contractual documents requirements of general requirements, engineering change control, contract data requirements, standards, and reliability and maintainability

  • Experience and familiarity of quality assurance program requirements for purchasing, materials control, material inspection, nonconforming material, quality assurance audits, and audit reports

  • Ability to read and interpret drawings and use appropriate measuring devices

How to Apply

To be considered for this position, please email your detailed resume outlining qualifications, experience, and availability to John Toye, VP of Business Development at toye@uii.com.

UII is a minority owned certified small business providing services to government and commercial industries. UII’s expertise encompasses Logistics, Training Development and Delivery, Information Technology, Metrology & Calibration, Consulting, and Quality Assurance services.

UII is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to supporting and retaining a diverse and talented workforce.