United States of America
Kennewick, Wa, Washington
Job category

UT and ET Level 3 ASNT Qualified

As an Ultrasonic (UT) and Eddy Current (ET) Level 3 your role will be to plan, implement, and manage the NDT certification program at Alleima Special Metals LLC as the Responsible Level 3 in a production facility in Kennewick, WA (around 135 employees), specializing in producing the high precision titanium tube products for very demanding markets like Aerospace and Medical.

You will also be responsible to ensure the company maintains an effective and highly credible system for ultrasonic testing (UT) and eddy current testing (ET).This includes providing technical expertise as a specialist in the field of UT and ET, mentoring and training employees, interpreting and approving instructions necessary for accomplishing UT and ET inspections, and reviewing work performed to assure strict adherence to all NDT requirements including NAS410/EN4179, ASNT SNT-TC-1A, and NAVSEA requirements.

Your Role:

In this role you will be responsible for interpreting source documents (e.g., industry standards, customer specifications, NAVSEA requirements, etc.) and being the technical authority for all UT and ET work in accordance with the source documents.

This position is also responsible for developing and administering certification training and testing material (written as well as hands-on practical testing), technical procedures, developing examinations and grading requirements, testing, and certifying all UT and ET inspection personnel to ensure that they are competent and qualified to perform UT and ET in accordance with applicable higher level codes, standards, and specifications.

You will administer certification training and tests to all UT and ET personnel from Trainees to Level 3 Examiners for Alleima Special Metals LLC.

In this position you will develop, qualify, review, and approve UT and ET procedures, techniques, and workmanship standards unique to Alleima Special Metals LLC, meet customer requirements, and have the capability to reliably detect and evaluate discontinuities at or near the threshold of acceptance/rejection. You will be final approval authority for all internal UT and ET procedures, training plans and requirements, workmanship standards, and certification program requirements.

All employees are responsible for participating, supporting, and maintaining compliance to the company’s Quality, Environmental, and Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems, policies, procedures, programs, and activities as defined within the company’s published management system documentation.

About You

Current American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT) Level 3 certificate in UT and ET is required. Level 2 in UT and ET with the ability to obtain ASNT Level 3 certification in UT and ET within 3 months will also be considered. This position may require occasional travel in and/or outside the USA.

What you can expect from us

The salary range for this position is $82,200 to $123,400 annually with a 10% annual bonus and annual merit eligibility.

Additional elements of the compensation package include medical, dental, vision insurance as well as company paid disability and life insurance. We offer paid time off, 11 paid holidays a year and a 401 (K) retirement savings plan that has a 5% company contribution with company match of 50% for the first 6% you invest. We offer a generous Tuition Reimbursement Program, and provide opportunities for professional competence development and training, as well as opportunities for career advancement within the company.

Additional Information

Alleima Special Metals is positioned within Alleima’s Division Tube & Business Unit Specialized, the world leading supplier of specialized products in key market segments such as Aerospace, Automotive, Medical and Hydrogen. Our mission is much more than delivering good products, technology, and processes – working together to develop solutions based on our customers’ needs, and, thereby, achieving our business goals is a better description of our daily work. With curious co-workers and safety as our first priority, we create a work environment where you can grow both personally and professionally.

At Alleima our mission is much more than delivering high-quality products, technology, and processes - working together to develop solutions based on our customers' needs and thus achieve our business goals, is a better way to describe our daily work. With curious employees and safety as our priority, we create a work environment where you can develop both personally and professionally.

Alleima was listed as a stand-alone company on the Nasdaq Stockholm Exchange on August 31, 2022. With a clear direction for our journey ahead, utilizing our position as a technology leader, progressive customer partner, and sustainability driver, we aim to become an even stronger company in our industry.

Are you ready to take on this challenge together with us? Join us on our journey! Apply at