Performing dimensional and visual inspections of incoming product parts, assemblies and products to ensure incoming part specifications have been met prior to release to manufacturing and finished goods.
Inspect R&D parts per Engineer Requests or as First Articles.
Operate standard metrology equipment (caliper, height gauges, micrometer, bore gauges, dial indicators, surface plate, etc.) for open set-up inspection.
Operate and utilize Optical comparators and Vision Systems (SmartScope, Keyence, or Dynascope) to inspect parts.
Perform detailed Documentation Review to ensure all required data and certifications are accurate and present for each lot of parts or assemblies.
Interpret complex mechanical drawings and understand GD&T concepts to inspect parts.
Conduct visual inspection of purchased parts materials and assemblies to ensure it meets the required cosmetic and/or feature details listed in parts’ specifications.
Record Inspection results in computer based software
Use Neptune Software to track inspection times and results.
Create inspection history files and upload to ERP system.
Maintain traceability of component materials as to inspection status
Perform First Article inspections to qualify tooling and new parts.
Perform inspection on parts/fixtures for the PMC (Calibration Group).
Handle materials in accordance to procedures and prevent mix-ups, damage, or other adverse effects.
Use company ERP system (Inventory Control) to transact and release materials to for production use.
Physical move materials to released area.
Create Non-conforming reports in SAP for parts that fail their incoming specifications.
Communicate inspection results to engineers and others
Verify and maintain the accuracy of lot identification and count of materials.
Performs any other projects or duties that may be assigned.
Perform Gage R&R studies requested by engineers and others
Needs to have at least a High School Diploma
A.S. Engineering Degree preferred.
Ability to do mechanical inspections and an use thread gages.
Has GMT experience
Understands GD&T such as: Able to recognize the symbols/icons to measure things like parallelism, runout, perpendicularity, flatness, and etc., and using more complex tools and set ups to be able to measure these specifications.
Medical device experience preferred
6 months to a year with inspection experience.
1-3 years related experience or training or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Requires understanding of SAP or other ERP systems to be able to perform lot transactions.
Must be proficient in the Microsoft Office suite of programs.
Must be able to use or understand the use of standard inspection tools, gauges and Optical Comparators.
Experience using Vision Systems is a desired skill set
Working knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance is desirable