Teledyne Technologies Product Quality Inspector in Mason, Ohio

Company Overview

Teledyne Tekmar is a leader in the design and manufacturing of analytical instrumentation for the laboratory providing productivity-enhancing instrumentation and solutions to a number of industries.

Our world-renowned product lines include Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) systems for Gas Chromatography (GC) Sample Introduction, High-Throughput Purge and Trap sample concentration, Static and Dynamic Headspace analysis, and Sample Automation. The Total Organic Carbon (TOC) and Total Nitrogen (TN) Analyzers provides unparalleled accuracy, precision, throughput and robustness for water samples. For Semi-Volatile Organic Compounds (SVOC), we have an automated QuEChERS sample preparation workstation handling samples from homogenate to extract.

Position Summary and Responsibilities


Performs product inspection and/or audits of quality assurance. Performs sampling and testing of incoming components and raw materials and packaging line and manufacturing inspections. Inspects and tests product manufactured or processed by suppliers to ensure conformance to requirements and specifications. Identifies material and processes as conforming or nonconforming. Writes reports of findings for review. Enters required data into system.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Analyze and interpret drawings, data, manuals, and other materials to determine specifications, inspection and testing procedures, adjustment and certification methods, formulas, and measuring instruments required.

  • Inspect, test, or measure materials, products, installations, or work for conformance to specifications which may include mechanical, electrical, and/or chemical inspections

  • Notify supervisors and other personnel of production problems, and assist in identifying and correcting these problems.

  • Discuss inspection results with those responsible for products, and recommend necessary corrective actions.

  • Record inspection or test data, such as weights, temperatures, grades, or moisture content, and quantities inspected or graded.

  • Mark items with details such as grade or acceptance-rejection status.

  • Measure dimensions of products to verify conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments such as rulers, calipers, gauges, or micrometers.

  • As applicable, compare colors, shapes, textures, or grades of products or materials with color charts, templates, or samples to verify conformance to standards.

  • Write test or inspection reports describing results, recommendations, or needed repairs.

  • Prepare first article reports and enter required data into computer

  • Document inspection findings and complete rejection reports.

  • Ensure raw materials, in-process and finished products meet company standards.

  • May apply approval or rejection labels to bulk raw materials once analytical data is evaluated.

  • May assess draft and final label copy, utilizing knowledge of labeling regulations

  • Minimize down time by reducing production rework and recalls.

  • Follow established process/procedures for discarding or rejecting products, materials, or equipment not meeting specifications.

  • Performs ISO 9001 audits/reports as required


Education and/or Experience

High School diploma or GED equivalent and some degree of vocational or technical training. Minimum of one to two years of directly related experience including quality assurance/control inspection experience.

Computer Skills

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of MS Outlook; MS Excel and MS Word software.

Other Skills and Abilities

Basic Knowledge of ISO 9001.Working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing/6 Sigma/Kaizen. Knowledge of specific software (ERP).Knowledge of Microsoft AX would be a plus

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Teledyne is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color,religion,religious creed,gender,sexual orientation,gender identity,gender expression,transgender,pregnancy,marital status,national origin,ancestry,citizenship status,age,disability,protected Veteran Status,genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal,state,or local law. If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment,please email or call (805)373-4545. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.

Requisition ID 2019-8807

Company Name Teledyne Tekmar

Shift 1st Shift - Day

Citizenship/Visa Requirement No Restrictions

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