Harahan, LA 70123
The QA/QC Inspector is responsible and has authority for ensuring the quality of materials used in products, the quality of workmanship and compliance with specifications and customer drawings in the course of execution of jobs, and the quality of the finished goods going to customers.
Specific responsibilities and Authorities may include:
? Ensure the quality of finished goods and release them when appropriate.
? Test incoming raw materials.
? Quality control of the production and the packaging process.
? Provide support for shipping.
? Perform complex visual and dimensional inspection of parts in process and finished goods to ensure compliance with drawings and specifications.
? Make accept/reject decisions on products and suggest possible corrections to processes or equipment to prevent recurring problems.
? Conduct bulk release and bulk sampling.
? Answer technical questions, contacting suppliers when needed.
? Administer Calibration program, ensuring that all equipment which requires calibration is entered into Web QMS and is up-to-date.
? File quality-related paperwork, such as dimensional reports of bulk sampling, as per customer P.O.
? Ensure finished products being shipped to customers are properly built to the specifications required.
? Ensure materials used to build finished goods are inspected and meet Engineering specifications.
? Interface with Operations and Purchasing on discrepant materials.
? Move to other areas as needed (production, fill-in work, etc.) when their specific area is not available.
? Support and participate in the organization s continual improvement program
? Other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
? High school diploma, GED, or equivalent secondary education.
? Bachelor s degree, a plus.
? Experience as described below may be accepted in lieu of education.
? Two (2) to four (4) years of experience in quality assurance/quality control.
? Experience working in an ISO 9001: 2008 environment a plus.
? Education as described above may be accepted in lieu of experience.
? Hydraulic experience (plus)
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
? In-depth knowledge of quality systems processes and procedures.
? Ability to read, write, comprehend and follow instructions, drawings or blue prints, specifications, safety signs/warnings and other job related materials as needed.
? Knowledge of specifications and tolerances.
? Ability to use necessary measuring equipment.
? Good mathematical skills.
? Good analytical thinking.
? Ability to work under pressure of schedules.
? Ability to multi-task.
? Excellent communication skills
PHYSICAL AND SAFETY REQUIREMENTS
? Able to sit, bend, stand, and walk 8 12 hours per day.
? Able to regularly lift and/or move up to 15 lbs, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 lbs, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.
? Able to use close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and adjustment of focus.
? Must comply with any safety or PPE requirements.
? Occasional exposure to a production environment.
? 10% travel required.
? Able to pass any required drug tests.
? Able to pass any required background inspections.
? Must possess valid driver s license.
? Reasonable accommodations are made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.
? Must be available for regional and international travel.