Mechanical/Dimensional Inspector III

Mechanical/Dimensional Inspector III 1st Shift

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. 

Position Summary:

Can perform all tasks required in Receiving Inspection level 2.  Additionally, responsible for all aspects of quality inspection of the company’s products, including full understanding of CMM use to include basic programming.  Performs a wide variety of complex inspections in the production process, including routine and non-routine visual, dimensional, mechanical, test and functional set-ups and inspections. Has the ability to recognize trends and report on them. Includes production support; data collection and analysis; troubleshooting and root cause analysis. Ability to train all aspects included in level 3 to co-workers and workplace organization and safety. 

Job Duties & Responsibilities:
*Efficient/effective planning and performance of complex precision inspection for determination of product acceptability, in accordance with company standards. 
*Review inspection data to assure integrity and investigate/resolve discrepancies found during part inspection. 
*When required to lead the MRB in resolution of issues, contact of supplier (internal and external) and notification of customer (internal and external) of resolution. 
*Using the company operating system to generate inquiries, perform movement of material, create job routings, inspection sheets, and any other documents required to perform job duties. 
*Development, documentation and implementation of expedient methods of inspection in order to maintain product flow in accordance with company directives.  This includes developing fixtures, gauges and the training of lower level inspectors in their use. 
*Correct operation-programming of advanced measurement systems from OEM (original equipment manufacturer) written instructions and/or training.
*Using corrective action system and subsequent follow up process to resolve deficiencies found during job function. 
*Correct loading test in and operating CMM (Coordinate Measurement Machine) with established programs. This includes basic programming, verifying downloads, and communicating results, and training others as required.
*Assuming administrative duties in the absence of supervision in order to comply with company directives. 
*Communicate effectively to 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.
*Miscellaneous duties as assigned

Secondary Responsibilities:
*Perform all duties of L2 Inspector  
*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.
Sig Sauer
Newington, NH, US