Thales Defense & Security, Inc.

Quality Control Inspector

Location US-MD-Clarksburg
Posted Date 2 months ago(5/2/2024 9:46 AM)
Job ID
Quality Assurance/Quality Engineering/Software - All
Experience (Years)
Jennifer Kasper
Minimum Degree
High School Diploma or GED


Thales Defense & Security, Inc. is a global company serving the defense, federal, and commercial markets with innovative solutions for the ground tactical, airborne and avionics, naval/maritime, and public safety and security domains. In addition to mission-critical communication systems, the company provides helmet-mounted displays and motion tracking technologies; SATCOM terminals; advanced sonar systems; and data protection solutions. Furthermore, the company serves as a gateway for technology, leveraging Thales-wide solutions—such as combat management systems; naval, airborne, and ground ISR; and electronic warfare—to address U.S. requirements. 


We currently have an opening for a Quality Control Inspector (1st or 2nd shift) in our Clarksburg MD office. The desired candidate should have excellent written and oral communication skills, and the ability to work independently.



Top Benefits 

  • Competitive Salary
  • Yearly Incentive Bonus Program
  • Generous 401(k) program  - up to 7% company contribution and 100% immediate vesting
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid wellness, vacation, and holiday leave
  • Paid maternity, paternity, and parental leave
  • 9/80 Work Schedule (every other Friday off)


  • Inspect electrical assemblies in accordance with IPC standards.
  • Inspect mechanical assemblies in accordance with technical documentation.
  • Interface with the Enterprise Resource Planning system.
  • Communicate non-conforming material status.
  • Maintain high ethical standards, including compliance with all company procedures.


The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • US Citizenship Required.  Must meet training and certificate requirements for working in a TSA shipping/receiving facility.
  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • 2 plus years’ experience in manufacturing / receiving environment.
  • Experience in inspecting electrical / mechanical assemblies.
  • Knowledge of IPC standards.
  • Ability to read and understand technical data documentation.
  • Experience with ERP systems.
  • Computer literate.
  • Proficient in English - both written and verbal.
  • Ability to comply with all Company guidelines, policies, procedures and embrace Company Core Values. 

For specific questions about this job posting, candidates may contact the recruiter at


Thales champions inclusion and we believe diversity strengthens the fabric of our culture. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. Thales is an E-Verify employer.


Thales is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age or any other characteristic protected by law.


If you need an accommodation or assistance in order to apply for a position with Thales, please call Human Resources at 240-864-7748.



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