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Quality Assurance Inspector

Havana, FL

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Location: Havana, FL

Schedule: 1st shift, M-F, 7:30am-4pm; 2nd shift, M-F, 4pm-12:30am

Pay: $14-$16/ph, depending on experience

Duration: Long-term


Job Overview:

The Quality Assurance Inspector assures the maintenance of a desired level of quality in a service or product, especially by means of attention to every stage of the process of delivery or production. Responsible for reviewing products and materials during manufacturing to make sure they meet customer and company requirements. Works closely with the Quality Team and Leads to maintain and achieve company goals. 

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Measuring objects compared to their intended physical specifications, running quality tests and identifying defects.
  • Following quality standards for products the company produces.
  • Reading blueprints and specifications to ensure that operations meet production standards.
  • Recommending any necessary adjustments and changes to production processes.
  • Inspecting and testing the material and equipment produced by the company.
  • Uses a microscope, and other gauges such as caliper, to inspect and measure products, and identify assembly defects.
  • Removing products that do not meet production standards and recommending strategies to improve product quality.
  • Accepting or rejecting products and discussing inspection results with the production team.
  • Performing process audit / inspection, at random, to assess product quality.
  • Identifies quality defects per IPC-A-610, J-STD-001 and communicates findings with SMT, Manufacturing operator and management.
  • Reviews daily Open Order reports and execute inspection per schedule.
  • Performs Out-of-Box Audits for PCBA’s and Box Build assemblies.
  • Performs First Piece Inspections, as required.
  • Maintains records of all quality inspections performed.
  • Mentors manufacturing associates on Acceptability Specifications.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Knowledge (position requirements at entry):

  • Electronic components, industry acceptable inspection and soldering standards, & ESD awareness.
  • Understand manufacturing process instructions.
  • Electrical and Mechanical assembly requirements and material handling.
  • Components and circuits and their interfaces at a sub-assembly and top-assembly level.
  • Lead and Lead-Free Solder applications.
  • IPC-A-610 and J-STD-001 (Class 1, Class 2 and Class 3) 

Skills (position requirements at entry):

  • Communication:  interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with coworkers, supervisor, the general public, etc. sufficient to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction. 

Minimum Requirements:                                       

  • Familiar with IPC-A-610 and J-STD-001 requirements.
  • Familiar with electronics and manufacturing environment.
  • Must be a team player, drive continuous improvement, and willing to assist in other areas of manufacturing as needed.
  • Be able to perform light physical activity performing non-strenuous daily activities of a productive/technical nature.
  • Understanding of ESD / Lean Principles / FOD guidelines. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Certified IPC-A-610 and J-STD-001 Specialist (CIS)
  • Proficient with inspection of electronic assemblies, and inspecting PCBA’s under   

        a microscope.

  •  2 years’ experience in electronics and manufacturing environment.
  • Previous experience with manufacturing standard and operating procedures 
  • Knowledgeable about ESD /LEAN / FOD
  • Previous experience with standard operating procedures.
  • Basic working knowledge and experience with computers. 


  • Comply with all safety policies, practices and procedures. Report all unsafe activities to

              supervisor and/or Human Resources. 

Quality Management System (QMS):

  • Support and follow all ISO standards. These systems may include, but are not limited to,

             quality, the environment, health, safety and security. 

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • This position has no supervisory responsibilities. 

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to frequently lift 15 lbs. to 30 lbs. in an 8-hour shift.
  • Be able to perform light physical activity performing non-strenuous daily activities of a

productive/technical nature.

  • Manual dexterity sufficient to reach/handle items, works with the fingers, and perceive attributes of objects and materials.
  • Sit or stand for long periods of time. 

Software used:

  • Proficient PC skills including email, record-keeping, Microsoft Office, and ERP system. 

Working Conditions:

  • Requires working indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.


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