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Parts Inspector in Elgin, IL at ITW

Date Posted: 11/19/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Elgin, IL
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Job Description: 
Performs and assists in the physical and metallurgical tests on start-up and in-process production parts in a metal fastener facility. Perform tasks associated with the verification and validation of part quality.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs preparation techniques of Metallurgical mounts such as grinding, cutting, polishing, and etching product.
  • Operate and interpret findings from Micro-Hardness testing equipment on prepared mounts.
  • Performs Start-up and in-process tests on production parts. Have the ability to stop production if parts do not pass.
  • Reads and understands print drawings and specifications for correct test requirements, procedures, and sampling plans.
  • Verify calibration on all equipment within the lab and from the factory floor prior to use.
  • Reports any safety violations, test equipment misuse and/or improper work to the Supervisor.
  • Verifies and insures that all jobs and materials have accurate information on the Manufacturing Order Route Packet prior to release to the production floor.
  • Receive and document sample parts into the Quality Lab tracking system.
  • Review the lab test results to ensure all operations have been properly performed and recorded.
  • Conducts lab sampling as needed.
  • Issue and track production gages to the manufacturing floor.
  • Proper handling and use of low level acids as part of the metal etching process.
  • Attend the Material Review Board meetings when required.
  • Sort parts in the lab if required.
  • Supports and maintains waste elimination initiatives at the facility.
  • Continually seeks opportunities to improve by taking advantage of available training.
  • Attend all Company and department meetings are required
Skills and Abilities:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent education.
  • Prefer minimum of 1-2 years Metallurgical or physical laboratory experience.
  • Understanding of test equipment and procedures to include various hand gaging equipment and desk top test equipment.
  • Basic Microsoft Office understanding and usage.
  • Ability and wiliness to learn new techniques and procedures.