Apply now »

Title:  Inspector Quality Control


Los Angeles, CA, US, 90045-5830

Req ID:  32568

IMPORTANT UPDATE:  Every decision JetBlue has made throughout the pandemic has been with our safety value front and center. Whether it’s enhanced cleaning procedures, wearing masks, or many of the other health and safety protocols we’ve had to navigate during the pandemic, all of these efforts have been focused on making the workplace and air travel safer for you and our Customers.  As part of our commitment to health and safety, COVID-19 vaccines are required for all JetBlue employees.  New hire employees must be fully vaccinated prior to the start of training.



Position Summary 

The Quality Control Inspector performs Aircraft and Engine Inspections as called out by routine work cards, Engine orders and Non-Routines events. The Quality Control Inspector will perform, RII work in Lieu of the Chief Inspector, perform Boroscope Inspections, NDT Inspections and other duties assigned 

Essential Responsibilities 

  • Perform RII and Buyback inspections 

  • Perform routine and non-routine Airframe and Powerplant inspections. 

  • Perform Engine and Airframe boroscope inspections 

  • Perform NDT Inspections   

  • Perform C-Check quality control customer representation at third party maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) providers  

  • Perform audits of maintenance paperwork  

  • Participate in process improvement projects 

  • Other duties as assigned  

Minimum Experience and Qualifications 

  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) Diploma 

  • One (1) year of previous experience in aircraft and accessories inspections 

  • Ability to pass color perception and eye exam initially and on an annual basis 

  • Valid Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airframe and Powerplant Certificate 

  • Possess and maintain a valid Driver License and a driving record from the state of your primary residence that meets JetBlue Airways’ insurance standards 

  • Pass a ten (10) year background check, pre-employment drug test 

  • Legally eligible to work in the country in which the position is located 

Preferred Experience and Qualifications 

  • Bachelor’s Degree  

  • Two (2) years Inspection experience on commercial aircraft 

  • Engine Boroscope and NDT experience  

Crewmember Expectations:  

  • Regular attendance and punctuality  

  • Potential need to work flexible hours and be available to respond on short-notice 

  • Well groomed and able to maintain a professional appearance 

  • When working or traveling on JetBlue flights all capable crewmembers are asked to assist with light cleaning of the aircraft 

  • Organizational fit for the JetBlue culture, that is, exhibit the JetBlue values of Safety, Caring, Integrity, Fun and Passion 

  • Promote JetBlue’s #1 value of safety as a Safety Ambassador, supporting JetBlue’s Safety Management System (SMS) components, Safety Policy and behavioral standards 

  • Identify safety concerns, issues, incidents or hazards that should be reported and report them whenever possible and by any means necessary including JetBlue’s confidential reporting systems (Aviation Safety Action Program (ASAP) or Safety Action Report(SAR)) 

  • Adhering to all applicable laws, regulations (FAA, OSHA, DOT, etc.) and Company policies, procedures and risk controls 

  • Upholding JetBlue’s safety performance metric goals and understanding how they relate to their duties and responsibilities  


  • Computer and other office equipment 

  • Operate Olympus Boroscope Equipment 

  • Various Precision Measurement Equipment (PME) 

  • Operate Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) equipment 

  • Operate lift trucks, snorkel lift, boom lift and tractor after attending training 

  • Reflective safety vest and ear protection  

 Work Environment:  

  • Work outdoors on the aircraft ramp side and/or the hangar   

  • Bids work schedule by seniority (days, swings, or midnight shift) 

  • Travel to support MRO maintenance visits and Out of Service recovery 

  • Flexible work schedule to support the twenty four (24) hour a day and seven (7) day a week operation  


Physical Effort:   

  • Position requires strenuous physical work. Heavy lifting, pushing or pulling of objects up to one hundred (100) pounds occasionally and/or up to fifty (50) pounds frequently. (Heavy) 


Apply now »