Non-Destructive Testing Engineer (Level III)


Danbury, CT, US, 6813

Job Requisition ID:  21720


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.  


Your Key Responsibilities


  • The Non-Destructive Testing Engineer Level III oversees NDT processes, ensuring continual improvement and compliance.
  • Supports multiple Connecticut locations, requiring frequent travel for consistent implementation and collaboration.
  • Manages NDT personnel qualifications and certifications, maintaining rigorous standards.
  • Provides or supervises training, examinations, and certifications for NDT personnel.
  • Conducts audits of external agencies to verify compliance with company standards.
  • Interprets test results, determines acceptance/rejection based on codes and standards.
  • Approves test methods, techniques, and procedures as needed.
  • Collaborates with engineering on product design and tooling to integrate NDT requirements.
  • Reviews and approves engineering drawings to ensure NDT compliance.
  • Appoints NDT personnel, auditors, instructors, and examiners in conjunction with QA Manager, ensuring competence and alignment with company standards.

Your Qualifications




  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Associates degree in NDT
  • 3 – 5 years’ experience in directly related field (level III)
  • Computer literate with Microsoft applications
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “US Person” includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee. 




  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certification desired.
  • ASQ Certified Quality Engineer/Reliability Engineer 

Our Offering


  • Hiring Bonus: $1500.00 paid out in steps 
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance  
  • Life insurance and 401k eligible with up to 6% company match 
  • Please see all our benefit offerings at Schaeffler Benefits 

As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.



Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.


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Job Type: Engineer  
Job Family: Quality 
Contract Type: Not Applicable 
Schedule: Full-Time 

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