Manufacturing Quality Inspector



Quality Assurance
El Segundo, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Our mission at Skyryse is nothing less than a new era in flight, where fatalities are nearly zero, piloting any aircraft is simple and safe, and the sky is accessible to all. SkyOS, our industry-first universal operating system for flight, provides any airplane or helicopter with a fly-by-wire flight management solution that significantly reduces the complexity of flying. Skyryse One, our first production aircraft powered by SkyOS, was unveiled in 2024 and features the simplest, safest, and most intuitive flight controls in general aviation.

Manufacturing Quality Inspector - El Segundo, CA
As a Manufacturing Quality Inspector, you'll play a pivotal role in ensuring the precision and quality of finished parts by reading and reviewing blueprints to determine dimensions and tolerances. Additionally, you'll generate inspection reports, enforce AS9100 QMS standards, and provide support for Root Cause Corrective Action (RCCA) and Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA) processes as needed.


  • Read and review blueprints (GD&T) to determine actual part dimensions and tolerances of finished parts.
  • Maintain critical equipment and tooling to ensure proper operation and calibration.
  • Support quality management system (QMS) policies and procedure documentation.
  • Support the Material Review Board (MRB) process by documenting and managing non-conformances.
  • Create set-up instructions for CMM operations and utilize CMM as needed.
  • Generate & maintain inspection reports to document findings and evaluate potential risks.
  • Enforce AS9100 QMS standards throughout the manufacturing facility.
  • Support RCCA and CAPA as needed at all sites.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or GED Required
  • 2+ years of inspection experience in an aerospace, DoD, or manufacturing environment
  • Experience working in an ISO9001, AS9100, or other NADCAP-certified environment
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Must be able to interpret blueprints and assembly instructions


  • Experience working at a startup company
  • 5+ years of inspection experience in an aerospace, general aviation, PMA, DoD, or manufacturing environment
  • Experience with hand tools, mills, lathes, and other machinery preferred


  • Hourly:$26 - $46
  • The opportunity to change the world through improving aviation safety and accessibility
  • Valuable stock option plan
  • Heavily subsidized medical, dental and vision plans
  • Full-time employees are eligible for 20 days of paid time off (PTO) and 5 sick days annually. PTO and sick days must be used in accordance with Company policy.
  • A company with an ambitious vision, a dynamic work environment, and a team of smart, motivated, and fun to work-with colleagues!


Skyryse is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.