ndi engineer ut level 3 resume example with 20+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Professional Summary

Enthusiastic Level 3 Non-Destructive Testing technician eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Clear understanding of specifications and engineered drawings and training in the latest theories and methods within NDT industry. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in any Aerospace or Aeronautical corporation. I have a phenomenal work ethic. I believe that my NDT knowledge and background will be a welcome addition.

  • Procedure interpretation and Procedural development.
  • Technology development and Software improvements.
  • Troubleshooting skills, including pulser/receiver board repairs and transducer cable repairs.
  • Ultrasonic and Digital Radiography technique mastery.
  • ImagIn software expertise.
  • Expert with AUSS Mobile and all other AUSS systems.
  • Master Programmer on multi-axis gantry Automated Ultrasonic Scanning Systems (AUSS V, AUSS XVI, AUSS XVIII immersion, and MAUS system)
  • Mastered algorithm building for Automated Pulse Echo and Phased Array scanning on multi-thickness composite material utilizing TCG and digital output readings.
  • Programmed and trained to assist with programming all products requiring Ultrasonic Testing through the Hexcel Kent facility.
  • Establishing porosity curves using ATTU with multiple transducer frequencies.
Broadneck High School Annapolis, MD Expected in 1996 High School Diploma : - GPA :
  • Ultrasonic Level 3
  • NAS-410
  • SNT-TC-1A
  • Mil-Std-271
  • First Aid/CPR Certified
Work History
Northrop Grumman - NDI Engineer / UT Level 3
City, STATE, 09/2020 - Current
  • Currently the Lead / Senior Level 3 on all HALE maritime modes not excluding any UAV’s.
Hexcel Corporation - Lead NDT Technician / UT Level 2
City, STATE, 03/2007 - 05/2020
  • Led an NDT team of 7 Level 2's and one Level 3, in Ultrasonic Testing of Aerospace and Aeronautical projects.
  • As Lead of the NDT department I directly reported to the Responsible/Principal UT Level 3 / NDT Manager.
  • Analyzed and interpreted data using AUSS software ImagIn, schematics and manuals to determine specifications, inspection and testing procedures and techniques, adjustments and certifications of instruments required.
  • Calibrated and maintained all AUSS systems of sensitive non-destructive testing equipment.
  • Visually examined materials, structures and components for signs of corrosion, metal fatigue and cracks.
  • Communicated effectively various entities, including employees and upper management, via both written and verbal means to convey concerns, status updates and other pertinent information.
  • Managed successful teams of technicians and contractors on projects of all sizes, including SpaceX, Blue Origin, Sikorsky, Bell, Insitu, Honda, and Boeing programs.
  • Performed daily Level 2 Ultrasonic Inspection utilizing Boeing St. Louis AUSS systems as well as Olympus Ultrasonic Instructments
  • Delivered extensive coaching and training to team members covering all steps of testing phases to enhance team performance and boost results.
  • Utilized auditing and surveillance techniques to maintain watchful eye on technicians performing non-destructive examinations.
  • Assessed testing processes on continuous basis to verify compliance with federal safety regulations.
  • Managed the NDT quality assurance program, including on-site evaluations, internal and external audits, customer surveys, and Flight critical audits.
  • Successfully completed and acheived 24 month accredidation for NAPCAP process audit for the fourth consecutive time.
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
Hexcel Corporation - Digital X-Ray Technicain
City, STATE, 03/2007 - 05/2020
  • Worked closely with Management and ME's to deliver the highest quality images for R&D of composite materials.
  • State of Washington RSO for Hexcel Corporation.
  • Created Procedures and developed Techniques for Aerospace Products requiring Digital X-ray per customer requirements and specifications.
  • North Star Imaging trained and qualified to perform radiography using Digital Detector Array and basic Computed Tomography 3D reconstruction.
  • Created work instructions to perform calibrations for Total Image Unsharpness and Contrast to Noise Measurement.
  • Conducted FOD checks on Sikorsky helicopter blades, Boeing products requiring X-ray, Tracer wire locations pre-cure and post-cure.
  • Composed NDT reference standard data packages to show correct Flaw material placement and location within all Hexcel NDT reference standards used for testing.
  • Completed x-rays safely by correctly using shielding equipment following OSHA requirements.
  • Conducted regular research on developments in radiologic technology to make valuable recommendations on equipment updates and replacements, including sofware revisions.
MQC Labs, Inc - NDT Technician Level 2 (RT, PT, UT, VT, MT, ES)
City, STATE, 03/2000 - 03/2007

Performed NDT (RT, UT, PT, MT, VT, and Eddy Sonic inspections on Aerospace products. Provided daily support to Swales Aerospace ( Orbital ATK) and NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. As lead technician, I processed all daily lab jobs. Maintain lab material condition effort and process documentation. Perform calibration of NDT equipment as required for Main and Satellite labs. I have phenomenal work ethic.

- Interaction with Institutions and Government Departments.

- Assessment of work at project sites.

- Prioject co-ordination.


As Lead NDT inspector I have successfully demonstrated NDT methods during NADCAP process audits. This has allowed me to develop a thorough knowledge and understanding of industry specifications and codes. I have applied my NDT technical expertise on such NDT programs as Navy Research Lab Themis Program, JHU/APL Solor Stereo, Loral Echostar, and Direct TV satellites.

I believe that my NDT knowledge and background will be a welcome addition.

  • Preforming the highest level of quality inspection in the Ultrasonic Inspection method for over 15 years within the Aerospace Industry.
  • Lead Department Auditor achieving multiple years of NADCAP accreditations, AS9100, and varies customer audits.
  • Successfully completed Level 3 NDT Basic 40 hour course.
  • Successfully completed Ultrasonic NDT Level 3 40 hour training course.
  • Successfully completed 8 hour Radiation Safety refresher course.
Additional Information
  • Current DOD clearance, SECRET.
  • CAC card issued and current as Navy Contractor.
  • Advanced skills in Window 10 and Microsoft Office 365.
  • Adobe Photoshop and Paintshop Pro for image editing used on Ultrasonic Testing Techniques and Digital Radiography Techniques.
  • Advanced skills in SmarTeam editor and viewer.
  • Intermediate skills in CAD modeling.

- created with assistance from Boeing AUSS/MAUS group to utilize CAD points and Boeing ImagIn software to merge shapes within Scan Decriptions.

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Broadneck High School

Job Titles Held:

  • NDI Engineer / UT Level 3
  • Lead NDT Technician / UT Level 2
  • Digital X-Ray Technicain
  • NDT Technician Level 2 (RT, PT, UT, VT, MT, ES)


  • High School Diploma

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: