Quality Inspector resume example with 9 years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Efficient Quality Inspector proficient in auditing and monitoring quality requirements to meet company quality assurance standards and customer specifications. Dedicated Quality Inspector skilled at maximizing High quality through rigorous inspection procedures. Meticulous and systematic professional with dependable nature and 10 years of manufacturing quality experience. Skilled quality professional well-versed in uncovering and documenting defects. Successful at utilizing schematics and drawings to set consistent standards. Offering top-notch manufacturing, safety, attentive to detail and self learning abilities gained over 10 years of experience. Reliable quality Inspector bringing 10 years of experience in Manufacturing and Fast Pace Production in automotive and heavy equipment production. Applies first-rate organizational and prioritization skills to complete inspection, testing and assessment goals in fast-paced, high-volume environments. Over 7 years of related experience focused on optimizing heavy equipment and car parts quality. Focused self-starter with dynamic skills using SAP, Excel, Tourch Wrenches and measurement tools. Tester with extensive training in AS9100 and ISO9001 management systems, ASTM specifications and UNIX shell scripting.

  • Guest services
  • Inventory control procedures
  • Merchandising expertise
  • Loss prevention
  • Cash register operations
  • Product promotions
06/2022 to Current Quality Inspector Array Technologies | Albuquerque, NM,
  • Notified supervisors about production problems and helped identify and correct concerns.
  • Documented, filed and maintained proper inspection records and quality assurance documents.
  • Inspected, tested and measured materials, products and installations against specifications.
  • Completed evaluations by properly using various gauges, tools and equipment.
  • Measured product dimensions to assess compliance with specifications.
  • Performed 2hr reviews to check for defects.
  • Analyzed and interpreted blueprints, data and manuals to determine precise specifications.
  • Used excel and microsoft word system to document job tasks and duties for traceability and transparency.
  • Assessed materials, parts and products for conformance with quality control requirements and production specifications.
  • Completed non-destructive tests and conducted continuous inspections.
  • Used specialized tools to take precise measurements of various aspects of samples.
  • Analyzed plans, specifications and blueprints to understand product requirements.
  • Examined products and materials for defects or deviations to remove or discard non-conforming items.
  • Reviewed drawings and blueprints to complete inspection at appropriate levels.
  • Oversaw proper tagging and identification of parts and components, enabling rejected or non-repairable parts to be properly marked, quarantined and rendered unusable.
07/2017 to 03/2022 Returns Processor (Quality Department) Atricure, Inc. | Usa ● Minnetonka, MN,
  • Checked packaging to verify good quality, no damage and acceptable appearance.
  • Leveraged computer, RF and powered equipment to put away and pull orders.
  • Leveraged equipment to unload, move and store returned items in designated areas.
  • Partnered with UPS and FedEx to schedule returned products for pick up and ship replacements.
  • Operated warehouse equipment to unload, move and store returned items in designated areas.
  • Input clear customer account notes in internal computer systems to document return reasons.
  • Reported discrepancies or product damages to maintain accuracy and efficiency goals.
  • Exercised safety precautions to prevent injury or damage to products and equipment.
  • Processed refunds up to specified dollar amounts according to strict company policy.
  • Cleaned and disposed of boxes and packing material to maintain general housekeeping.
  • Triaged products for functionality and assessed visible conditions to determine resale eligibility.
  • Inspected returned items to identify damage or defects, documenting information in database.
  • Rotated through various departments to meet demands of business.
  • Trained and led staff on proper QA standards.
  • Worked with team members to create efficient workflows, resulting in high productivity.
  • Communicated regularly with management to discuss quality trends.
  • Recommended improvements to systems and procedures for increased productivity.
  • Noted results and entered data into SAP to track and assess trends.
04/2013 to 04/2017 Quality Inspector CaterpillarInc | City, STATE,
  • Inspected machines during and after manufacturing.
  • Reported repeat issues to supervisors and diagnosed source.
  • Assessed materials, parts and products for conformance with quality control requirements and production specifications.
  • Trained newly hired employees by explaining company procedures, job duties and performance expectations.
  • Adhered to safety protocols to minimize equipment damage and avoid injuries.
  • Completed non-destructive tests and conducted continuous inspections.
  • Inspected and repaired products to meet project expectations.
  • Documented nonconformities and recommended techniques for prompt resolution.
  • Consulted with engineers to resolve quality, production and efficiency problems.
  • Developed and implemented strategies for defect prevention and process efficiency.
  • Recommended improvement measures to production process to meet quality control standards.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/1999 High School Diploma | Newton County High School, Covington, GA, GPA:
Additional Information

I had the honor of being one of eight new hires out of thirty thousand applicant to work for Caterpillar new warehouse in Bogart GA. Where my duties consisted of learning the build process and teaching new hires as they came to the facility. We also helped great the build process and work instruction for the production of the 308, 305, 304 and 303 models of the Mini Hydraulic Excavator. I was apart of a great team that worked closely with the manufacturing and design engineers. We help implement changes to the work instruction to ensure good ergonomics and safety while Creating the highest machines for our customers. I discover a major quality defect that posed a safety risk to the customers and save the company Millions of dollars. I was awarded my the leadership team for my accomplishment and dedication to the company and my work. Before accepting the job at Caterpillar, I also had the privilege of work with an amazing group where we received the Quality Of Excellence Award three years in a row from Chevrolet, whom we manufactured steering gears for.

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  • Newton County High School

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  • Returns Processor (Quality Department)
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  • High School Diploma

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