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Quality Control Inspector

Posted: 03/22/2024

Quality Control Inspector
Job Title: QC Inspector                                                           FLSA Status: Hourly/Non-Exempt
Department: Quality Assurance                                      Reports To: QA/Distribution Manager

Salary Range: $19.00-$30.00 DOE                                Last Review Date: March 21, 2024
American International Tooling is actively hiring for a Quality Assurance/Control Inspector. We have experienced unprecedented growth and require qualified applicants. We are located in Minden, NV. We Offer competitive pay and benefits such as company paid employee health, dental, and vision insurance, 10 paid holidays per year, vacation, and sick leave, up to 5% 401K matching. This is a full-time, day-shift position generally working Monday-Friday from 6:00 am – 2:30 pm.
General Summary
A Quality Assurance Inspector is responsible for checking the incoming and outgoing products for the company by conducting tests using a variety of precision measuring instruments or against fixed samples. Checks dimensions and finishes against blueprint or work order specifications.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Be proficient in the operation of various micrometers, height gauges, calipers, Keyence measuring equipment, and CMM.
  • Test manufactured products to assure conformance with requirements and specifications.
  • Test new parts to evaluate adaptation to company’s products.
  • Perform quality tests on products and prepare specification test reports.
  • Ensure a first article, in-process and final inspection is performed on each production run.
  • Reviewing engineering drawings and specifications to ensure that operations meet production standards.
  • Recording inspection results by completing reports, summarizing re-works and wastes and inputting data into quality database.
  • Removing products that don’t meet production standards and recommending strategies to improve product quality.
  • Accepting or rejecting finished products and discussing inspection results with the production team.
  • Training the production team on quality control measures to improve product excellence.
  • Proposing improvements to the production process.
  • Monitoring the use of equipment to ensure it is safe and discarding any that does not meet requirements.
  • Updating job knowledge by engaging in educational opportunities and regular training.
  • Keeping measurement equipment operating accurately by following calibration requirements and calling for repairs.
Additional Duties and Responsibilities
This job description in no way implies that the duties listed here are the only ones the employee can be required to perform. Employees are expected to perform other tasks and duties directly and/or indirectly related to the assigned job given by the manager.
Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities Required: To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
  • Strong leadership skills and teamwork mentality.
  • Time management.
  • Results driven.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Technical skills and ability to understand blueprints, documents, and manuals.
  • Proven experience as a quality inspector or relevant role.
  • Thorough knowledge of quality control standards and testing methodology.
  • Knowledge of basic math and computer skills.
  • Verbal and written communication skills.
  • Regularly required to use hands and fingers, to handle or feel product for burrs or surface finish.
  • Frequently required to walk and stand; reach with hands and arms.
  • Occasionally required to sit and stoop, bend, kneel, or crouch.
  • Frequently lift and or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds.
Education and Experience
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Minimum of 1-5+ years of experience in quality assurance and/or control.
  • Training in general industry safety.
*Job offers are contingent upon the completion and acceptable results of a background check, and successful drug screening. *