Granite State Manufacturing

Inspector Class A

Jobs Description

  • Inspector Class A
  • Two-year certification from college or technical school; or 5 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education & experience.
  • Manchester, NH

Essential Functions & Responsibilities

Reads and interprets work instructions and blueprints to determine dimensions and tolerances. Must also know how to interpret Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerance. Measures, inspects, tests and verifies machined, welded and finished parts for conformance to specifications. Must be able to work independently without supervision. Manually operates CMM’s, height gages, comparator, etc… Provide support for quality projects dictated by the Quality Leadership. Complete other duties assigned by Quality Leadership. Must have the ability to work as team player in a group or team environment.

  • Support First Piece, In-Process, Final, and F.A.I. Inspections
  • Reads blueprints or specifications to determine dimensions and tolerances
  • Verifies specified dimensions of product or raw material using verniers, micrometers, intramics, CMM, height gages, comparator, scales and or/other tools
  • Measures angular dimensions, radii, contours, clearances, thread lead, and other specifications
  • Computes angles, radii, and other unspecified dimensions of work piece by using sine bars
  • Measures surface finish of parts. Inspects first run parts and assemblies
  • Examines material or product for surface defects such as cracks, pits, and incomplete welds
  • Tests units for fit of moving parts and mechanical functioning
  • Tests parts for hardness
  • Compares product with parts list or sample model to ensure completion of assembly
  • Rejects defective parts, and marks type of defect on part, container of parts, or inspection tag
  • Writes reports regarding inspection and testing results
  • Examines defective parts to determine cause of defects and recommends changes or modifications
  • Ability to manually operate and set up Mitutoyo CMM’s
  • Modify existing programs to enhance efficiency
  • Support inspection duties, quality objectives, and the Quality Management System
  • Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements
  • Verifies conformance of finished work piece to specifications
  • Must be flexible enough to work in all areas of operation per the direction of the Leadership
  • Assist other areas in support of product conformity
  • Facilitate effective communications and working relationships (including answering department phone)
  • Demonstrates responsibility and accountability for creating a professional, safe, and clean environment evidenced by: being at work on time to perform assigned duties, following the policies of Granite State Manufacturing, always wearing safety glasses in designated areas, maintaining a neat and orderly work area, and following safety practices to prevent errors
  • Demonstrates commitment to teamwork by establishing effective relationships and networks with both managers/directors and workers, and collaborating with them to accomplish shared purposes and goals
  • Abide by GSM Code of Ethics and Business Conduct standards and strictly observe all U.S. and foreign laws and regulations

Qualifications, Skills & Abilities

  • Two-year certification from college or technical school; or 5 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of inspection, plating & coating processes and raw materials a plus
  • A personal and professional background sufficient to secure a Government Security Clearance is required.