General Dynamics Electric Boat QP - Industrial Radiographer/Film Interpreter in North Kingstown, Rhode Island

Opportunity Details:


General Dynamics is the world’s foremost designer and builder of nuclear submarines, the most complex machines made by man. The company’s industry leadership extends back over a century to 1899 when it produced the U.S. Navy's first commissioned undersea warship. Today, Electric Boat prides itself on being the premier shipbuilding company in the industry. We develop and apply state of the art technology to the design and construction of nuclear powered submarines. With a team of highly skilled and dedicated employees, we have successfully taken submarine technology to a new level.

General Dynamics Electric Boat is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

Job Description:

  • TheIndustrial Radiographer/Film Interpreter is responsible for performing film interpretation and acceptance of radiographs for both pipe and structural weldments.

  • TheInterpreter will review radiographs to assure the requirements of all applicable specifications are met in accordance with applicable policies and procedures

  • Primary duties include reviewing shooter sheets for completeness and accuracy; reviewing film in accordance with specification applicable for part and class; document and maintain records of any deficiencies and dispositions; provide customer audit support and contact

  • Will contribute to the development of new concepts, techniques and standards; develop solutions to complex problems; ensure solutions are consistent with organizational objectives; exercise considerable independent judgment and discretion in determining long-term goals, objectives and approaches to assignments

  • Will serve as a consultant to management and external contacts; represent the organization on major matters pertaining to policies, plans and objectives; and be responsible for teaching/mentoring new analysts

Education/ Experience:

  • A minimum of 2+ years of radiography experience is required

  • Level II RT certification required

  • Previous radiography film interpretation experience required; experience shooting and viewing castings is preferred

  • The ability to read and intrepret blueprints is required

  • Previous radiography shooting qualifications/experience preferred

  • Candidates will use and apply basic principles and industry practices and standards and will solve routine problems of limited scope and complexity following established policies and procedures

  • High school Diploma/GED preferred

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite required


Applicant must be granted a minimum of an interim secret clearance prior to position commencing. They must be able to obtain and maintain a final secret clearance to remain in that position.

Physical Qualifications:

Climbing, Color Vision, Crawling, Kneeling, Light Lifting, Pulling, Pushing, Reaching, Stooping, Twisting

Environmental Attributes:


Requisition ID 2016-9348

Location US - RI - North Kingstown

Trade Quality Control

Remaining Openings 1

Post End 11/1/2016

Shift 1st, 2nd, 3rd