Performs visual/dimensional inspections of company manufactured mechanical parts, subassemblies and assemblies to ensure compliance to applicable quality specifications.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
- Works from blueprints, drawings, routers, engineering change orders and written and verbal instruction to inspect machined parts, subassemblies and assemblies against required quality standards (i.e., hardness, thickness, texture, true position, etc.).
- Utilizes a full range of precision tools and special purpose instrumentation such as dial indicators, and portable coordinate measuring machines to measure dimensions. Performs calculations to determine angles, tolerances dimensions and other specified measurements.
- Inspects and tests parts, subassemblies and assemblies after rework, modifications or repairs to verify defects have been corrected and ensure continuity to drawings, prints, etc.
- Devises alternative methods of holding and setting up work for inspection where existing procedures and tools cannot be applied. Applies creative abilities to develop new inspection techniques that are efficient and cost effective.
- Applies inspection stamp for acceptability of mechanical parts, subassemblies and assemblies. Performs some final inspections prior to customer acceptance to ensure end product meets customer requirements.
- Works closely with engineering regarding technical issues and problem resolution.
- May conduct quality audits to confirm processes are being accurately completed.
- Performs other duties and responsibilities as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
- Prior CMM training and knowledge
- Prior experience using height gauges. micrometers, verniers, etc.
- Comfortable using computers and generating First Article Inspection Reports (FAIR)
- Communication Skills (Verbal and Written)
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or equivalent.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Lifting a maximum of 25 pounds regularly. This job requires extensive amounts of walking, standing, sitting.