Quality Inspector (Technical)

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

METTLER TOLEDO Thornton is a leading supplier for on-line liquid process measurement solutions for pure and ultrapure water applications.  Thornton's innovative analytical measurement solutions provide monitoring and control capabilities to customers in the Pharmaceutical, Microelectronics, and Power generation industries.   

We are currently recruiting for an energetic Quality Inspector.   This role is primarily responsible for incoming inspection.  In addition, this position will serve as support for other quality centric functions.  

As a member of the Quality Department, they will work towards disruption elimination for both the employee and customer perspective in support of the goal to "Satisfy Every Customer, Every Time".  They will monitor and report performance against established milestones and KPI's. They will work across departments to achieve stated objectives. 
If you are looking for a dynamic career with a great company, love continuous improvement, and are interested in leading change to improve our customer's experience, then please apply.

Inspecting purchased mechanical parts, assemblies, and materials for conformance to drawing requirements and specifications, using precision measuring tools, instrument, optical comparator and completes associated paperwork as required.
Working to and following controlled procedures and documents
Under direction of senior Quality Department members, sets up incoming inspection instructions.
Authoring Quality Notifications as needed.
Maintaining SN and other critical information in Inspection database.
Maintaining >98% MRB inventory accuracy on both a value and absolute quantity value basis.
Maintaining and updating the PMI database.
Assisting in the tracking of nonconforming product and verify effective corrective action.
Using standard Root Cause analysis tools (SPC, Fishbone, 5 Why's etc.) to help resolve MRB high flyers and drive continuous improvement activities.
Assisting in Quality Team Training
Maintain a 5S work area as a standard for others.
All other duties as assigned.

What You Need to Succeed

High school diploma or equivalent
Trade school or community college courses in mechanical inspection or a related field; or a combination of education and experience 
Five plus (5+) years experience inspecting electronic and mechanical parts, components, and assemblies.
Must be able to read and interpret blue prints and have a working knowledge of GD&T 
Must be able to select and use appropriate measurement tools with a working understanding of the fundamentals of precision measurement. 
Able to apply the fundamental statistical methods for process control.
Communication skills: effective written communication skills necessary to complete various quality documents. 
Communication skills: effective verbal communication with coworkers, engineering and management.
Working experience with ISO 9001 and/or GMP regulations
Proficient with MS Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire 
  • Tuition reimbursement, employee wellness programs, plus other perks and discounts 
  • Parental and caregiver leave policies
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits 
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in weighing
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation 
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards A commitment to extraordinary service on our state-of-the-art equipment

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes. 
  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
No matter how far human kind goes to explore new frontiers, Mettler Toledo is there to help make it happen.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We give consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected classification. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here

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For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong.

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Mettler-Toledo Thornton Inc. [Massachusetts]

900 Middlesex Turnpike Billerica, MA 01821 United States

+1 (781) 301-8600