Job Title: QA Inspector
Performs inspections on parts, finished products, components and assemblies manufactured in house or supplied by outside sources to ensure compliance to established standards; and performs related duties as required.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
- Performs inspections and makes accept/reject decisions regarding each piece, part or product.
- Uses a variety of gauges and other precision measuring equipment to conduct inspections.
- External party coordination, maintenance of due dates for calibration and gauge verification program activities.
- ERP system transactions to support returned goods, incoming inspection, and shipping/receiving.
- Inspects final products to check that all necessary parts are included.
- Inspects and analyzes parts and products returned after distribution to the field.
- Categorizes complaints in accordance with Company guidelines and procedures.
- Maintains records and prepares reports.
- May assist in gathering statistical data related to inspection.
- May assist Quality Engineer to disposition MRB parts.
- Other duties as assigned.
Associates degree or two years of work experience in precision inspection; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Knowledge of the proper use of inspection gauges and test instruments, blue print GDT interpretation, including manual or computer controlled CMM's (Coordinate Measurement Machines).
- Knowledge of electronics and electronic components.
- Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and ISO 13485 requirements as they pertain to this position.
- Ability to operate a computer and to use Windows, Word, and Excel.
- Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
- Ability to understand engineering drawings and read blueprints.
- Able to bend, reach and occasionally lift up to 50 pounds unassisted.
- Good manual dexterity is required to use testing equipment.
- Good interpersonal skills.
- The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a teammate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- While performing the duties of this job, the teammate is regularly required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch and use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls and reach with hands and arms and have the ability to effectively communicate. The teammate occasionally is required to sit and climb or balance. The teammate must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a teammate encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing duties, the teammate regularly works near moving mechanical parts. The teammate can be exposed to vibration, the risk of electrical shock, fumes and airborne particles. Teammate is exposed to sharp objects that could cause cuts or abrasions. The teammate might work near parts or inventory that is stacked on skids, in bins or racks and is moved throughout the factory with tuggers and tow motors. The noise level in the work environment can be loud.