Quality Inspector II, Cold Header
SIG SAUER, Inc. is a leading provider and manufacturer of firearms, electro-optics, ammunition, airguns, suppressors, and training. For over 250 years SIG SAUER, Inc. has evolved, and thrived, by blending American ingenuity, German engineering, and Swiss precision. Today, SIG SAUER is synonymous with industry-leading quality and innovation which has made it the brand of choice amongst the U.S. Military, the global defense community, law enforcement, competitive shooters, hunters, and responsible citizens. Additionally, SIG SAUER is the premier provider of elite firearms instruction and tactical training at the SIG SAUER Academy. Headquartered in Newington, New Hampshire, SIG SAUER’s workforce is located across eight locations in the United States. The tremendous growth of SIG SAUER has fueled outstanding opportunities for experienced professionals to join our team.
Responsible for all aspects of quality inspection of ammunition components, tooling and production processes, using traditional and advanced metrology tools and techniques. Highly knowledgeable and experienced in common metrology; drawing interpretation using Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T); instrument calibration; inspection planning; and measurement support for problem solving activities. Includes production support; data collection and analysis; troubleshooting and root cause analysis; and workplace organization and safety.
Job Duties & Responsibilities:
*Support production during cold header process for piston brass production thru direct inspection and periodic analysis of both automatic and manual data collected
*Provide daily analysis and reports of this data analysis driving production improvement and scrap reduction via reviewing/explaining of inspection data to assure integrity of the production process and begin the investigation/resolve of discrepancies found during part inspection.
*Working efficiently/effectively within the planning and performance of routine and non-routine mechanical inspection using pre-determined methods for product acceptability with minimal supervision.
*Utilize specialized inspection equipment, such as profilometers, hardness testers, optical comparators and vision systems, as required. Training on usage of correct loading and operating of CMM (Coordinate Measurement Machine) utilizing prewritten programs will be provided after demonstration of proficient knowledge and usage of other equipment has been completed.
*Using the company operating system to document product discrepancies, generate inquiries, perform movement of material, create job routings and any other function required to perform job duties.
*When required: provide data and analysis to MRB to support resolution of issues, provide initial data to support contact of supplier (internal and external) and notification of customer (internal and external) of resolution.
*Implementation of expedient methods of inspection in order to maintain product flow in accordance with company directives. This includes assistance in the development of fixtures and gauges.
*Using corrective action system and subsequent follow up process to resolve deficiencies found during job function for both Receiving and or In-process Inspection.
*Communicate effectively to all supervision regarding problems and corrective action.
*Seek and act upon ways to improve daily work processes to enhance quality and productivity, and satisfy customer needs and expectations; look for cost reduction and service improvements; eliminate unnecessary or low priority work; initiate and encourage others to resolve impediments and act on improvement opportunities.
*Participate on problem solving teams for driving to root cause of internal and external quality failures, particularly related to prevention of customer escapes
*Participate in 5S Workplace organizational activities and maintain the area in good working order through sustainment activities, including requests for maintenance assistance when needed.
*Other duties as required.
- Production Improvement
- Production Process
- Corrective And Preventive Actions
- Product Flow Diagram
- Complex Problem Solving