Paradigm Precision Manchester, CT, United States
Jul 24, 2017Full time
Summary: To provide mechanical and visual inspection services to manufacturing operations in support of customer and company quality assurance standards and specifications. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Under limited supervision, candidate performs inspection tasks involving the use of a wide variety of standard and precision test instruments and equipment. Responsibilities include; first article, first piece, receiving, visual and final inspection of aerospace components. Determines acceptability of manufactured components, identifies and recommends disposition of defective items in accordance with established procedures. Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: Able to work independently to verify the conformance of machined and sheet metal details and assemblies according to operation sheets, customer specifications, and drawings. Ensures materials and products are in accordance with established tolerance levels for quality and performance and are not irregular or damaged. Identifies and recommends disposition of defective items in accordance with established procedures. Effectively reads and understands blueprints, engineering documents, inspection manuals and procedures. An understanding of aerospace requirements and geometric tolerances. Perform complex set-ups and dimensional analysis for first article and in-process parts. Maintains accuracy and attention to detail at all times and completes tasks in a timely manner. Complete knowledge of dimensional, visual, and mechanical inspection processes. Proficient in the use of shop math to calculate dimensions and has knowledge of special process requirements. Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) and OEM self release (DQR, DSQR, etc.) experience is desirable. Contributes to continuous improvement and supports 6S initiatives Generates suggestions for improving work; develops innovative approaches and ideas. Minimum experience or requirements: Education & Experience Required: High School diploma or GED. 3-5 years of progressive experience in layout inspection. Proficient with geometric dimensions and tolerances. Aerospace industry experience is strongly preferred. Possess strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills. Able to effectively communicate in the English language both in the verbal and written form. Working Conditions: Light industrial work setting. Job involves lifting up to 30lbs. in a manufacturing environment that may occasionally require the employee to work in a number of awkward positions.