Receive, calibrate, and issue gauges and measuring equipment for conformance to established standards. Maintain calibration database and assist in developing processes for proper gauge control. Perform first piece and follow-up part inspections for various machining and assembly operations. Process customer product returns, investigating alleged deficiencies and recommending internal corrective/preventive action where applicable.
McWane is a Federal VEVRAA contractor and an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices. McWane will not discriminate against any applicant for employment because of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran or service member status, marital status, citizenship status (In IL - sex, including same sex, ancestry, order of protection status, physical or mental disability, military status, pregnancy, unfavorable discharge status, genetic information), (In IA - gender identity), (In CA - gender identity or expression, and genetic information) or any other category protected by federal, state or local law.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following (other duties may be assigned):
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential duties. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability needed. Reasonable accommodation may be provided to enable a qualified individual with a disability to perform the essential functions of the job.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) with some college classes; or five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Six months minimum experience with gauge calibration and software control.
Ability to read and comprehend written instruction and correspondence. Individual should have excellent technical writing skills in order to complete reports and communicate detailed information effectively. Should possess good verbal communication skills and be able to clearly present information in one-on-one and small group situations involving employees, customers, and suppliers.
MATHEMATICAL and TECHNICAL SKILLS
Strong arithmetic skills and basic understanding of algebra and geometry. Ability to read and interpret part drawings and apply the information toward product inspection. Familiar with the use of fractions and decimals, and Imperial and Metric units. Proficient with Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel.
Use good judgement in all matters. Be able to follow written and/or oral instruction with minimal direct supervision. Possess strong basic mechanical understanding and highly developed analytical skills. Be able to work as part of a team to resolve production/process challenges when they arise.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be provided to enable a qualified individual with a disability to perform the essential functions of the job. The position allows an employee to alternate between sitting, walking and standing.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be provided to enable a qualified individual with a disability to perform the essential functions of the job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet, but production areas may require the use of PPE such as eye protection, hearing protection and steel-toe shoes.