Quality Inspector

GESTAMP CHATTANOOGA   Chattanooga, TN   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on April 1, 2021
Quality Inspector To provide guidance and direction with respect to product quality during the manufacturing of cold and hot metal stampings, laser cut metals, and robotically mig, spot, and projection welded assemblies by direct communication with production, engineering, tooling, maintenance and quality personnel. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Monitor and maintain the quality level of product. 2. Authorized to stop the line when quality defects are found. 3. Use various tools, fixtures, measurement devices to analyze functionality of product. 4. Recognize and disposition of product requiring sort, rework or scrap based on customer specifications. 5. Document and complete required checks utilizing electronic or hard copy means to record product status. 6. Manage product containment activity when necessary and determine clean points with operational assistance. 7. Advise operators, supervision on current and historical part quality and acceptability. 8. Conduct fixture checks and perform first, middle and last checks on parts. 9. Participation in the Layered Process Audit schedule. 10. Participation in the Internal ISO 9001/IATF 16949 Audit schedule (applies only to certified ISO 9001/IATF 16949 internal auditors). 11. Participation and cooperation in answering questions and providing information for internal and external audits regarding or related to ISO 9001/IATF 16949, VDA 6.3, and customer standards. 12. Perform various other jobs as deemed necessary and appropriate. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE 1. High School diploma or GED equivalent. 2. Experience in Quality Assurance in a manufacturing environment is required KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES 1. Must be a self-starter 2. Must possess a great attention to detail PHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS OF THE POSITION 1. Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus 2. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to handle, manipulate, or feel objects, tools or controls, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, talk and hear 3. Employee must occasionally lift or move up to 50 pounds 4. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time 5. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate 6. The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences 7. The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so other will understand 8. The ability to concentrate on a task over a period of time without being distracted