Quality Inspector (Machining)

Marcus Hook, PA posted on May 4


The Machining Quality Inspector is responsible for the quality inspection of all aluminum extrusions processed by the machining department. He/she will be responsible for ensuring that all parts/pieces are inspected prior to loading onto the CNC machines and post-machining in order guarantee that all parts/pieces are machined according to job specifications and drawings.  

Responsibilities & Duties:

•    Inspect aluminum extrusions prior to loading into CNC Machine for appropriate specifications as dictated by AutoCAD inventor file.
•    Familiarity with all mechanical parts and sub-assemblies.
•    Perform in process inspection as required to adhere to specifications and procedures.
•    Assist with the training of employees on use and ensure conformity to specified inspection intervals.
•    Work with the quality manager to help problem solve and work on prevention methods as needed.
•    Assist in the performance and development of corrective actions as needed.
•    Conduct final inspection of machined pieces to confirm all operations have been completed to job specification.
•    Note any deviations and coordinate with the project managers.
•    Ensure accurate counts of parts.
•    Work with the quality manager to maintain and enhance batch control, lot traceability and employee accountability.
•    Investigate any quality issues to determine the root cause and communicate the root cause back to project managers and appropriate floor personnel.
•    Maintain various inspection fixtures, gages, and measuring devices so appropriate measurements are made.
•    Calibration of any necessary equipment.
•    Replacement of necessary equipment as needed
•    Must have a working knowledge of mathematics (decimals, fractions, and geometry) and the ability to read and understand and follow instructions. 
•    Attention to detail, manual dexterity and mechanical aptitude are required as well as ability to multi-task. 
•    Familiarity with computers; ability to retrieve information and navigate through systems, knowledge of Excel program
•    Flexibility to work in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities as required by production demands. Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables.

Experience & Requirements:

•    5-7 years’ experience in quality in a manufacturing environment
•    Experience with break metal inspection
•    Knowledge of curtainwall assemblies is a plus
•    Experience working with dimensional tolerances 
•    Familiarity with CNC machines 
•    Familiarity with CMM is a plus 
•    Work involves regular standing and walking, bending and reaching. 
•    Use safety equipment such as gloves, aprons, hoods, ear protection, and goggles. 
•    Lift/carry up to 40lbs with or without assistance. 
•    Must have at least a high school diploma or GED