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Quality Inspector in Nashville, TN at Volt

Date Posted: 2/5/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Nashville, TN
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $12.0 - $12.5/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is seeking for a Quality Inspector within Nashville, TN. 


Tests and inspects products at various stages of production process and compiles/evaluates statistical data to determine and maintain quality and reliability of products by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Visually examines product to detect defects such as burrs, short parts, and damaged parts and as defined by inspection work instructions.
  • Measure parts to ensure conformity to dimensional specifications.
  • Reads work orders, test manuals, and performance specifications to determine testing procedure to be used.
  • Test functional performance of products.
  • Compare results with specifications and records test data.
  • Records quantity of material approved and rejected on inspection report.
  • Interprets engineering drawings and confers with management or engineering staff to determine quality and reliability standards.
  • Selects products for tests at specified stages in production process, and tests products for variety of qualities such as dimensions, performance, and mechanical characteristics.
  • Records test data, applying statistical process control procedures.      
  • Sets up and performs destructive and nondestructive tests on materials, parts, or products to measure performance, and mechanical characteristics.
  • Sets up standard and special purpose laboratory equipment to test, evaluate, and calibrate other instruments and test equipment.
  • Calibrates test instruments according to specifications
  • Analyzes test results on defective units to determine cause of failure.
  • Confer with engineers, technicians, production personnel, and others regarding testing procedures and results and to resolve problems.
  • Evaluates data and communicates to validate or indicate deviations from existing standards.
  • Recommend modifications of existing quality or production standards to achieve optimum quality within limits of equipment capability.

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. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Bachelor’s degree (B.A) from four-year College or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience