Quality Inspector

Summary:   Responsible for maintaining quality standards by inspecting components and finished instruments using a variety of inspection equipment to verify conformance with work orders, drawings and specifications.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:    

  • Performs first article, in-process and final inspections to verify conformance of components, processes and procedures.
  • Utilizes appropriate inspection equipment, including micrometers, calipers, gages, optical comparators, electronic gaging and coordinate measuring machines (CMM).
  • Visually inspects components, coatings, and finishes comparing to standards.
  • Evaluates function and aesthetics on completed surgical instruments during final inspections. 
  • Reviews and interprets work orders, drawings and specifications.
  • Appropriately determines acceptance or rejection status.
  • Accurately records inspection data per requirements.
  • Effectively notifies appropriate personnel of inspection results, production issues or recommendations.
  • Performs calibrations on inspection equipment.
  • Performs other production assignments as necessary.
  • Maintains a professional working relationship and effectively communicates with all employees, managers, vendors, customers and regulatory agencies.
  • Understands and complies with company policies and procedures, regulatory requirements and safety regulations.
  • Regular attendance at work is required.


  • Requires a high school diploma or general education degree (GED); one year or more of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.