FAI Lead in Kent, WA at Carlisle Interconnect Technologies

Date Posted: 3/29/2018

Job Snapshot

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    Kent, WA
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Job Description


Ensures the safety of employees and the timely completion of FAI inspection, prioritize workload to ensure inspections are completed by their due date. Trains and monitors inspection personnel to ensure high quality products and ensures products are tested and/or inspected according to customer specifications


* Train new and/or existing employees. Work with all inspectors on a continuous basis to ensure procedures are followed
* Facilitate on-the-job training through work assignments and use of mentoring to provide learning opportunities and ensure success for the Inspection Team
* Inspect in-process and/or finished production assemblies for conformance to quality assurance standards
* Verify the conformance of assemblies in accordance to blueprints/drawings, specifications or established operating procedures
* Prepare inspection reports
* Maintain records as required by Carlisle IT Quality System Procedures
* Interface with various departments to resolve problems and when additional information is needed for the testing or inspection of products
* Assist supervisor in evaluating inspectors
* Support company goals and policies
* Responsible for organizing and prioritizing the work load
* Perform FAI inspection.
* Conduct daily FAI Status meetings to ensure effective and timely communication of real-time problem resolution
* Provide regular feedback and performance coaching to all members of assigned team
* Evaluate current work practices and make recommendations for improvements, which will enhance efficiency or improve work product
* Responsible for planning, assigning, directing work and assisting with complaints to resolve problems
* Assist Quality Manager and Quality Inspection Supervisor with performance reviews and talent management for the FAI team periodic written performance evaluations

*Other duties as required in support of the department and the company*


* This position does not have any supervisory responsibilities


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

* Minimum of 3-4 years inspection experience in an Electronics Manufacturing Company preferred
* Working knowledge of all inspection techniques and instruments
* Excellent reading, writing and mathematical skills
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Able to work under pressure in meeting time schedules
* Able and willing to work overtime when needed
* Able to work effectively with all employees and supervisors
* Demonstrate a positive approach to problem solving
* Good organizational skills


* High school education or equivalent required
* Minimum of 3-4 years inspection experience in an Electronics Manufacturing Company preferred


* Ability to read, write, speak and understand English


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

* Regular sitting, standing and walking throughout the day to accomplish tasks
* Occasional sitting
* Manual and finger dexterity used regularly with some repetitive finger motions, and required usage of both hands as needed
* Lifting and carrying up to 25 pounds, occasionally up to 50 pounds
* Specific vision abilities include close and distance vision; able to identify colors, small letters and numbers; hand/eye coordination, depth perception and able to adjust focus
* Hearing and speaking
* Other conditions may include frequent reaching, stretching, pushing, pulling, pinching, grasping, gripping, and crouching or stooping


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Work is performed in a normal office environment with minimal physical risks involved. The noise level in the work environment is low to moderate


Carlisle Interconnect Technologies is dedicated to identifying and reducing the environmental impact of its operations, activities, and products. It is our commitment to comply with all applicable laws and other regulatory requirements concerning the environment. We are committed to preventing pollution and continually improving our environmental performance in all of our global operations. This will be achieved through a comprehensive Environmental Management System that provides the framework for setting and reviewing environmental objectives and targets of Carlisle Interconnect Technologies


* Clear ANSI Z87.1 safety rated glasses are required for the job when in the manufacturing areas


This position includes access or potential access to ITAR and/or EAR technical data. Therefore, candidates will need to qualify as a US Person which is defined as a US Citizen, or a Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder)


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