Quality Inspector – Entry Level

Ace Precision Machining Corp.

Oconomowoc, WI

Job Details

Job Location:    Ocnwc - Oconomowoc, WI
Position Type:    Full Time
Salary Range:    Undisclosed
Job Shift:    1st shift (M-F 7a-3:30p)



Inspects materials and products, such as sheet stock, weldments, machine shop parts, and metal castings for conformance to specifications, quality standards, dimensional accuracy, and customer requirements.


  • Works from sketches, routings, and product specifications.
  • Conducts final visual inspection of details and sub-assemblies.
  • Scans and hyperlinks supplier certifications and calibration records.
  • Performs Chemical Etch, Bar Coded Label, Ink Stamp, Laser Etch, and Dot Peen part making.
  • Assists in performing simple receiving inspection operations, checking for conformance to specifications and PO requirements.
  • Performs simple operations on coordinate measuring machine (CMM), such as diameter and roundness.
  • Examines material and product for surface defects, such as cracks, pits, dents, burrs, nicks, and incomplete welds.
  • Compares product with parts list or sample model to ensure completion of assembly.
  • Follows established procedures to verify specified dimensions of product or material using a variety of standard inspection tools, such as thread and dial bore gages, OD & ID micrometers, scales, indicators, and calipers.
  • Analyzes and rejects defective parts. Identifies type of defect on part, container of parts, or inspection tag. Confers with or refers critical inspection problems to Quality Supervisor for determination.
  • In coordination with the Maintenance Department, performs preventive maintenance on inspection equipment.
  • Performs associated Lab Technician duties governed by NADCAP for metallurgical and plasma processes, as applicable.
  • Proceeds under general supervision.
  • Demonstrates a thorough knowledge of and conformity with Ace Precision Quality System work instruction requirements that govern Quality operations.
  • Maintains or exceeds production standards through efficient organization and planning.
  • Follows and complies with safety policies and procedures.
  • Accurately completes all required documentation.
  • Meets attendance policy requirements.
  • Contributes to team effort by assisting in areas as needed.


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, skills, and abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions, if the Company can do so without undue hardship.


High school diploma or general education degree (GED) with minimum 6 months related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Ability to read English and understand sketches, routings, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to communicate effectively with employees and other Company stakeholders.


Requires ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals and fractions.


Requires the use of some judgment to comply with instructions, follow prescribed methods and make minor decisions as to operations and processes.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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