Inspector, QC

Position Summary: 

The Quality Control Inspector performs Quality Control checking of machines, equipment, tooling, production items, assembly methods, etc. Makes process and final inspections of machined parts, checking against blueprints, samples, etc. Approves or disapproves machine set-ups for all Building 600 operations and applicable CVD inspections.


Key Accountabilities: 

  • Provide first article and in-process inspection support including:  approve or disapprove machine set-up operations, interpret drawings, evaluate fully or partially machined parts against samples and drawings, inform machinist of differences between print nominal and actual dimensions. 
  • Use and program CMM equipment
  • Conduct process/product audits and report non-compliance to supervisors
  • Product certification
  • Conduct problem solving analysis and support corrective action steps regarding customer complaints, high incidents of scrap and other various quality excursions
  • Support the use of statistical techniques in the plant
  • Support in-process inspection of material flaws to include answers questions, educating machinists
  • Set-up and maintain measurement equipment utilized by other inspectors and machinists
  • Perform final inspection of machined parts as required
  • Perform necessary clerical and record-keeping duties
  • Work in a safe and efficient manner and practice good housekeeping


Your profile: 

  • All Quality Control Inspectors are required to complete progressive training program as required by the labor agremeent
  • Previous experience working in machining operations, preferred 
  • Previous experience programming CMM equipment, preferred 
  • ASQ certification preferred 

Our Promise:

Convince us with your skills and strengths – in an experienced team, working on challenging tasks. With our leading-edge technologies and materials, you will have freedom to act and a wide range of development opportunities. Attractive remuneration as well as smart fringe benefits are part of our offer.

Equal Opportunity Employer 

We provide equal employment opportunities for all employees and applicants for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other classification protected under applicable federal, state or local law.


SGL Carbon is a leader in the development and manufacture of products based on specialty graphite and compo­sites materials. Using our comprehensive technology know-how and in close partnership with our customers, we develop intelligent and leading-edge solutions for the big issues of mobility, energy and digitization.

SGL Carbon has more than 4,700 employees worldwide and 31 sites in Europe, North America and Asia, and a ser­vice network in over 100 countries.

Publication Date:  May 25, 2023

St. Marys, PA, US, 15857

Business Unit:  Graphite Solutions
Legal Unit:  SGL CARBON, LLC
Functional Area:  Quality
Employment Type:  Full time
Minimum Salary:  60000
Maximum Salary:  90000

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

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