Quality Assurance Inspector (Mechanical) – 3rd Shift Opportunities

About The Job

This job is for you if:

Tests and inspects products at various stages of production process with different types of measuring devices and equipment. Compiles and evaluates statistical data to determine and maintain quality and reliability of products by performing the following duties:

Here’s what an ordinary day of work might look like (formerly responsibilities)

  • Routinely inspect all production operations.
  • Reads and Interprets blueprints or engineering specifications to obtain product information such as specified material, surface finish, and dimensions.
  • Verify that production operator is performing and documenting their inspections.
  • Selects products for testing at specified stages in production process, and test products for variety of qualities such as dimensions, and mechanical characteristics.
  • Records test data, applying statistical quality control procedures when required.
  • Evaluates data and writes reports to validate or indicate deviations from existing standards.
  • Performs first piece inspection and testing varication on materials, parts, or products to ensure product meets specifications.
  • Prepares graphs or charts of data or enters data into computer for analysis.
  • Proposes improvements to the inspection, production process or safety aspects in the appropriate area.
  • Updates job knowledge by engaging in educational opportunities and regular training.
  • Ensure measurement equipment is operating accurately by following calibration requirements and calling for repairs.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Education level.

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Experience.

One to three years of experience is preferred

  • Specific skills.

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Proficient with Calipers, Micrometer and other types of measuring equipment.

  • Personal characteristics.

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before small groups of employees of organization.

  • Certifications.

ASQ Certified Quality Inspector (CQI) is preferred but not required.

  • Licenses.

None required

  • Physical abilities.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and walk. The employee frequently is required to sit; use hands and fingers to feel; and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderately loud.

This job description does not list all job duties. Occasionally supervisors or managers may ask you to perform other duties. Your evaluation is based in part upon your performance of the tasks listed in this job description and these other duties.

Management has the right to revise the job description at any time. The job description is not a contract for employment and either you or the employer may terminate employment at any time, for any reason.

American Torch Tip American Torch Tip is a family business and has been manufacturing welding and cutting torches, guns and consumables in the USA for over 75 years. Quality and Safety are our primary goals with every product we ship. Our culture is to create a great experience for customers, employees, suppliers and our community.

American Torch Tip offers competitive wages, health insurance, 401K and paid time off. We are a drug free, tobacco free workplace, and an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran).

Employment is contingent on a successful background and drug screen.

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely

  • No

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $16.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance

Experience level:

  • 1 year


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift

Work setting:

  • In-person
  • Manufacturing facility


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • Manufacturing: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Micrometer: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Calipers: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: In person