NBC Universal Technician, Quality Control in Orlando, Florida

Technician, Quality Control



Universal Orlando Resort ® is a universe of opportunities for people who have a lot to offer. It takes a special kind of person to work at Universal Orlando. An individual who knows how to be part of a team. Someone with a sense of fun who’s serious about their work. A person who knows it doesn’t take magic to put a smile on a guest’s face… it takes hard work, dedication, knowledge and just the right amount of Universal attitude. Whether you’re serving food, working in an office, maintaining equipment, performing in costume or operating a ride, you won’t just be ‘doing a job.’ You’ll be creating memories for our guests that will last a lifetime. Are YOU that kind of person?

JOB SUMMARY : Responsible for park wide quality control inspections and audits in one or more of the following areas: composites, dimensional conformity, fiberglass laminate construction, material specification conformity, mechanical and structural non-destructive testing (NDT), process specification conformity, receiving, and welding. Provides neat, timely, and accurate inspection reports; facilitates problem resolution; provides input to Engineering and/or Management in areas of expertise during problem resolution or project planning stage(s). Performs all duties in accordance with Universal Orlando and Technical Services policies and procedures.


  • Inspection of ride and show related material goods to assure product quality, accuracy and quality of workmanship, and conformity to material specifications.

  • This includes both final products and in-process items. Also includes inspection of weld setups and preparation along with welding using visual, magnetic particle, and liquid penetrant methods; inspection of received parts and components for dimensional accuracy; material conformity to specifications; and inspection of fiberglass/composite assemblies, both in-process and for final acceptance. Non-destructive testing (inspection method) of structural and mechanical ride and facility equipment.

  • Performs process control verification audits of internal fabrication work groups, and at outside vendor locations

  • Provides audit inspections of rides, show action equipment, and facilities to ensure that the preventive maintenance tasks are being performed properly and completed.

  • Provides written reports of all inspections.

  • Researches at Document Control, with Vendors, and Internet Sites for information and data relevant to inspection of goods under scrutiny.

  • Facilitates corrective action; provide input to Engineering, as necessary, in formulating plans for corrective action. Provides feedback to Engineering facilitating the ECN process for product improvement or cost effectiveness.

SCOPE: Responsible for NDT inspections on all ride and show vehicles and elements resort wide

EDUCATION: High school degree or GED is required. Technical school is preferred. Associate’s degree (AA) in quality or related field is preferred.


Required – One year of experience with major Ride and Show attractions and performing inspections of structural (including bolting), mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic equipment elements essential to those attractions; experience in performing NDT Inspection of equipment using Visual Inspection (VT), Magnetic Particle Inspection (MT) and Liquid Penetrant Inspections (PT).

Preferred -One year of experience working with machine and weld shop fabrication and quality control inspection for compliance with mechanical drawings; auditing experience of quality systems; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Level II certification in Magnetic Particle Test (MT) through American Society for Non- Destructive Testing (ASNT) – required; Level II certification in Liquid Penetrant Inspection (PT) through American Society for Non- Destructive Testing (ASNT) – required; Level II certification in Visual Inspection (VT) through American Society for Non-Destructive Testing (ASNT) – required; Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) through American Welding Society (AWS) – preferred.

Your talent, skills and experience will be rewarded with a competitive compensation package.

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