Primarily responsible for ensuring that product conforms to specifications.
Must work with other departments to address quality issues.
To conduct first piece and in-process inspection, final inspection and testing on a variety of parts and products in a manner which will consistently ensure compliance with pre-established customer specifications and quality standards.
Conducts assigned inspection and testing activities consistent with Quality policies, procedures, and standards
Performs standard surface plate and coordinate measuring machine inspection.
Create and maintain inspection plans
Uses precision measuring instruments and makes, or assists in making, precision inspection set-ups
Conducts, or assists in conducting, random audits during operations to ensure that machined parts comply with process and final drawing specifications.
Trains new employees in the use of equipment and on inspection procedures.
Performs receiving inspection and testing of vendor parts, services, and materials were required.
Assists in reviewing the calibration status of inspection equipment, ISO Standards, and reports problems as appropriate.
Reviews inspection equipment and methods utilized by manufacturing personnel and offers assistance/recommendations as needed.
Updates and maintains daily inspection logs in a timely and accurate manner.
Maintains work area in a neat and orderly condition.
Works safely, and complies with all established safety rules and work practices
Complies with Company, Department, and quality policies and procedures as applicable.
Keeps the Quality Supervisor informed of job related problems and other information related to work activity
Maintains a positive work attitude and promotes a team approach throughout the Department.
Performs related work as apparent or assigned.
Essential skills and experience:
High school education or equivalent, plus at least 1 year of appropriate technical training including geometric dimensioning and tolerancing.
At least 2 years of first piece and in-process mechanical inspection experience in a close tolerance machining job shop environment preferred.
Ability to utilize manufacturing software systems, computer proficiency and experience desired
. Knowledge of and experience with surface plate inspection, small tool mechanical measurements, and coordinate measuring machines.
Working knowledge of ISO.
Ability to work from blueprints, inspection specifications, and/or written or verbal instructions.
Physical demands and work environment:
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential function of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arm; balance; stoop; talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus
Work environment: General office and machine shop environment.