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First Article Inspector - 3rd Shift

Requisition Number: P12157

Region: US
State: Wisconsin
City: Eau Claire


  • Complete first article inspection per customer specifications and maintain appropriate records
  • Responsible for measuring parts and reporting any findings to engineering for submission to customer in support of all validation activities or as otherwise requested
  • Identifies the appropriate measurement method and creates measurement work instructions
  • Design go/no go gauges and holding fixtures in conjunction with Quality Engineer/Engineering
  • Coordinate, perform and maintain PPC calibration procedures
  • Verify tool changes and process dimensions after tool modifications
  • Perform complete or partial dimensional layout on tooling, pad print tooling, inspection fixtures, and gauges
  • Utilize appropriate statistic software as well as Microsoft software
  • Perform capabilities studies, gauge repeatability and reproducibility analysis, along with provide statistical reports reflecting process control, process capability and gauge repeatability
  • Understand and utilize geometric tolerances
  • Extended travel to other facilities may be required to support business needs
  • Some programs may have vision requirements
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Safety/Environmental:
     -Where applicable, individual is pre-planning safety into work activities to improve performance
     -Proactively identifies safety concerns
     -Complies with Environmental Management System program SOP’s/WI, Policy & Program elements and encourages responsible use of resources
  • Actively participate in continual improvement/innovation, corrective action and internal/external customer satisfaction

Qualifications - Education & Experience

  • Technical degree in precision measurement or equivalent education and experience
  • Minimum two (2) years of quality related experience

Qualifications - Skills & Competencies

  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to read and interpret blue prints
  • Demonstrable working knowledge of CMM (coordinate measuring machine), Vision System and other precision measuring equipment
  • Ability to apply SPC (Statistical Process Control) and GD (Geometric Dimensioning) and T (Tolerances)
  • Cannot be color blind; Must be able to distinguish different colors
  • Vision requirements to meet customer or facility requirements


This facility operates under International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), and therefore, any person hired must demonstrate with verifiable documentation that he/she is either: (i) a U.S. Citizen; (ii) an active Green Card Holder; or (iii) a “Protected Person” as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324(b)(a)(3).

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