Mechanical Inspector

  • Job Reference: req682
  • Date Posted: 12 January 2020
  • Recruiter: Sig Sauer
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  • Location: Wilsonville, OR
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing Operations, Firearms Industry Jobs
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

1st shift


SIG SAUER® world renowned firearms are the weapons of choice for many of the premier global military, law enforcement and commercial users. In our world-class facilities, we build the toughest, most precise rifles, pistols, suppressors, optics, ammunition, and air guns, while offering the finest firearms training — all as a fully integrated system. We do this because we share the same drive to be the best, the same love of freedom, the same unwillingness to compromise — as those who choose SIG.

The tremendous growth of SIG SAUER has fueled outstanding opportunities for experienced professionals to join our team.

Position Summary:

Entry level position with limited measuring skills.  Responsible for learning how to effectively use all basic precision measuring hand tools, micro-heights, comparators, and collimators used at SIG Sauer Electro-Optics performing basic inspections.  Performs a variety of routine limited short sheet inspections in the production process using learned methods, including visual, dimensional, mechanical, optical verification, test and functional. Includes production support; data collection; and workplace organization and safety.


Job Duties & Responsibilities:

*Efficient/effective performance of routine mechanical inspection to inspection records and mechanical drawings using pre-trained/determined methods for product acceptability.
*Review inspection data to assure integrity and investigate/resolve discrepancies found during part inspection.
*Using the company operating system to reach necessary inspection sheets, complete inspection forms/documents, perform movement of material, any other functions required to perform job duties.
*Communicate effectively to supervision regarding problems and corrective action.
*Write detailed, clear, and concise NMR Reports on failed product.
*Seek and act upon ways to improve daily work processes to enhance quality and productivity.
*Other duties as required.
*Participate in 5S Workplace organizational activities and maintain the area in good working order through sustainment activities. 



Education and/or Experience:

*0-3 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
*Basic MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, PowerPoint) skills.
*Understanding of mechanical drawings and tolerances a plus.
*Rudimentary knowledge of components, assemblies and product form, fit and function.

Working Conditions:

*Able to lift up to 25 lbs
*Use of personal protective equipment (PPE) required for specified activities

SIG SAUER, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.