Mechanical Inspector - Medical Device-1st shift in Wilmington, MA at Tecomet

Date Posted: 2/5/2020

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Job Description

Job Summary:

Ability to use comparator quad-check computer, run CMM and programming experience a plus.   Ability to conduct first piece, in-process & final inspection, using micrometers, calipers, indicators and other measuring equipment.  Must understand and interpret geometric tolerances.   Excellent computer & Microsoft Office Applications skills.  Follow written & verbal instructions with the ability to read blueprints.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform unusual, difficult, and highly diversified inspection duties involving the inspection of machine shop manufactured products having extremely close tolerances.
  • Utilize all types of precision measuring instruments and special inspection equipment such as toolmaker microscopes. Surface tables, comparator, contour reader, analyzers etc., in order to make first piece, in process, and final inspection for quality and appearance in accordance with customer/company specifications, where only general methods are available.
  • Perform difficult and exacting inspections of complicated, extremely close tolerance, machined parts.
  • Plan inspection procedures and develop/devise inspection set-ups of surface block/table and related dial indicators, gauges, measuring devices, and special equipment such as toolmaker microscopes, comparator contour reader, analyzers, CMM programmable measuring equipment, involving determinations of true positions and geometric tolerances of dimensions.
  • Responsible for determining acceptance or rejection of product notifying department supervisors and own supervisor of failures to meet customer specifications.
  • Fill our shipping papers with each order.
  • Notify supervisor of unusual problems.
  • Maintain necessary records.
  • Move materials as necessary in performance of duties.
  • Maintain work area and equipment in clean, safe and orderly condition.
  • Follow established company rules and regulations, safety precautions and maintain quality standards.
  • Perform other related duties as required or as directed.

Qualification Requirements

Educational/Training Requirement:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Equivalent to complete accredited apprentices in a machinist trade. Requires the use of advanced trades mathematics, together with use of complicated drawings, specifications, all varieties of precision instruments


Minimum 5 years’ experience in a machine shop environment conducting mechanical inspection. 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Work from customer drawings/specifications, mil-specifications, prints, sketches, work order routing forms, shipping papers, history file inspection data, acceptance/rejection forms and verbal/written instructions from supervisor.
  • Work with full range of inspection precision measuring instruments and special equipment such as CMM machine, comparator, toolmaker microscopes, surface tables, dial indicator gauges, blocks contour reader, analyzers, magnifying lights, and related tools, gauges and equipment.
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Excellent data entry skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and exercise judgment

Equal Opportunity Employer M/W/Vets/Disabled