Quality Control Inspector

Full Time La Vergne, TN

Job description


The Quality Inspector will audit quality procedures and work instructions for complianceInspect work-in-process and final product to help ensure that a quality product is being delivered to our customers. The Quality Inspector will record findings, prepares reports and initiates action for problem resolution. They will also perform other duties as assigned by management to ensure that the facility quality requirements are being met.


Include but are not limited to the following, other duties may be applied;

1.1. Perform inspections and tests per customer specifications and company procedures

1.2. Using precision measuring instruments, measure dimensions and clearances of components

1.3. Verify standard work procedures and process controls are followed

1.4. Read blueprints to determine dimensions and tolerance specifications

1.5. Verify accuracy of production gauges and instructions

1.6. Interface effectively with all levels of plant personnel

1.7. Monitor and evaluate all levels of parts from raw materials to finished goods and shipping containerization

1.8. Audit all incoming supplier materials according to certification requirements

1.9. Has the Authority and Responsibility to report non-conforming* product *

2. Accountability

2.1. Timely and responsive reports and documents

2.2. Specified and accurate inspections and measurements

2.3. Meeting safety performance targets


3.1. None at this time


4.1. Mechanically adept

4.2. Blueprint reading skills

4.3. Attention to detail

4.4. Able to prioritize and work under schedule demands

4.5. Good communication skills

4.6. Computer literate

4.7. Able to read all precision measuring instruments

4.8. Ability to read and interpret specifications

4.9. Knowledge of shop practices and operations


5.1. A high school diploma or equivalent along with;

5.2. Product knowledge from a metal stamping, brake and /or welding environment

5.3. Previous Quality Inspection experience is preferred


6.1. Ability to write reports in the English language

6.2. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of supervisors and/or managers in the English language


7.1. Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions and percentages

7.2. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations

7.3. Basic blueprint reading skills

7.4. General mathematics

7.5. Use and read all precision measuring instruments

7.6. Read and interpret specifications


8.1. Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variable in situations where only limited standardization exists

8.2. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form

8.3. Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions

8.4. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables


9.1. QI blueprint reading

9.2. QI Math skills


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an Employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

10.1. While performing the duties of this job, the Employee is regularly required to stand for long periods of time; walk; climbing stairs, sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear

10.2. The Employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 35 pounds


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an Employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

11.1. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

11.2. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate

11.3. The environment is primarily a typical Manufacturing environment

11.4. There is some limited exposure to physical risk


12.1. Eye protection required in all areas of the production floor

12.2. Foot apparel must cover all portions of the foot

12.3. Safety shoes/boots with metal or composite toe protection are required within production areas

12.4. Other PPE such as gloves are required based on the task at hand

To apply for this job email your details to elizabeth@1directionemployment.com