Quality Inspector 2

Silfex

Springfield, OH


From smartphones to solar panels, innovative technology is needed to create the devices we use every day. Silfex’s silicon components help make that technology a reality.

At Silfex, we’re the leading provider of precision silicon components used to make and operate semiconductor tools, which enable the trillion-dollar global electronics industry. Our company’s products are integral to the semiconductor equipment and optical markets. The outstanding team at Silfex makes that possible – through our people, we help connect the world. 

The successful candidate for this position will become eligible for a comprehensive set of outstanding benefits; to learn more about the benefits Silfex offers for this position check out: 

https://www.lambenefits.com/

Join our team and help us connect the world and support the technology of the future! 

Essential Function:

Works as a trainee and performs inspections and tests on products under direct supervision as part of a quality inspection group to verify that SILFEX products meet customer requirements and internal quality specifications.  This person is expected to use basic mathematics and computer/software skills in the performance of this position.  This position is a significant component of the Silfex Quality System. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform inspections on parts and compare to known specifications.
  • Understand and be able to complete all documentation requirements for inspections as performed.
  • Read and understand work instructions to determine procedure for testing.  
  • Ready product for customers.
  • Know and understand specification criteria prior to performing inspection functions.
  • Develop job proficiency.
  • Perform tasks under direct supervision during the training cycle.
  • Manage time effectively.
  • Perform all work-related tasks in a safe manner and report any unsafe conditions to Silfex management.
  • Develop and maintain a working knowledge of Silfex Quality Management System and properly apply Quality and Operating Procedures as appropriate.
  • Ensure the cleanliness and order of inspection and test stations.
  • Follow all company safety policies and report any unsafe conditions to Manufacturing Manager, EHS Manager, and/ or Director of Manufacturing
  • Assist in applying lean manufacturing concepts and 5S 

Culture: 

  • Display a positive attitude and strong work ethic that reflects the Mission and Core Values of Silfex.
  • Create and maintain a culture where workplace safety is part of everything we do.  Provide the safest possible workplace to our employees by modeling and following all company safety policies, reporting any incidents or unsafe conditions immediately to Silfex management.  Wear all PPE as required by work area or job function.
  • Communication – Begin with the end in mind – Communicate boldly as well as effectively with empathy and respect to inspire teamwork and collaboration vertically and horizontally within Silfex.
  • Assist in applying lean manufacturing concepts and 5S.  Demonstrate ownership of continuous improvement ideas and activities.  Maintain organization and cleanliness, housekeeping and 5S within work area.  Maintain these areas at the highest degree possible while responsibly escalating any maintenance issues. 

Qualifications:

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. 

  • Minimum of 1 year of previous manufacturing Qualify Assurance experience
  • Must be a high school graduate or have a General Education Degree (GED)
  • Knowledge and understanding of inspection criteria - Preferred
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions
  • Must be able to work effectively individually and in a team environment
  • Must be able to pay close attention to details
  • Must be able to perform successfully under supervision
  • Previous work experience preferred 

Working Conditions:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals and; risk of electrical shock.   The employee is frequently exposed to work near moving mechanical parts.  The employee is occasionally exposed to outdoor weather conditions.   The noise level in the environment is moderate. 

Physical Demands:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to stand and use hands to finger, handle, or feel.  The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms.  The employee is occasionally required to walk; sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and; talk or hear.  

The employee is occasionally required to lift up to 50 pounds. The employee regularly is required to lift up to 10 pounds.  The vision requirements include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. 

While performing the duties of this job the employee is frequently exposed to work near moving mechanical parts and fumes or airborne particles.   The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions.  The noise level in the environment is moderate.


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