Reference : USA03666

Production Inspector - 1st Shift (Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm) - Starting at $20+/hr (1 Opening)

  • Technical Production
  • United States BRISTOL
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 11/18/2022

Position description

If you want to reshape the world and discover your greatest potential, Saint-Gobain provides one-of-a-kind opportunities for innovative problem solvers.

We're one of only two companies in the world that is consistently recognized as both a top Global Employer and a Top 100 Global Innovator, but Saint-Gobain's remarkable story and culture of innovation begins with a team of nearly 200,000 creative, diverse and passionate team members collaborating across the globe.  We are committed to our mission to improve lives because, every day, we witness the enormous impact of our efforts on the world around us. 

Shift: 1st Shift, Flexible Hours (7:30am-4pm or 8:30am-5pm)

Pay: Starting at $20/hr with experience

Availability for Overtime!


The Production Inspector will provide product inspection support to multiple facets of the manufacturing operation including but not limited to: Training on inspection and equipment, verification of calibrated equipment, In-Process Inspections at the machine, Customer Required Over-Inspections, First article inspection support as needed.

Part inspections will entail use of CMM, Optical Measurement System (Smartscope), Calipers, Micrometer, Ring and pin gages, Digital height stands, indicators, concentricity gages, as well as other common inspection equipment.

Essential Duties:

  • Perform in-process inspections on manufacturing products along side the operators using various precision measuring equipment.
  • Operate the Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM).
  • Assists in First Article Inspection Reports (FAIR), when feasible and necessary.
  • Ensures manufactured parts conform with all customer requirements through the completion of detailed inspection plans/reports.
  • Identifies and segregates all non-conforming parts found during product inspection through the completion of non-conforming material reports, and provide feedback to operators during operation.
  • Assists with customer required “over-inspection”, to minimize machine/ operator down time.
  • Use safe practices and comply with all company policies, procedures and health, safety and environmental regulations, as required.
  • Follow all safety requirements pertaining to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • Maintains work space before, during, and after each scheduled shift in accordance with 5S principles.
  • Complete all paperwork correctly and legibly. Perform all tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Contribute to team effort by performing other supporting tasks as directed by the direct supervisor.



  • High School degree, GED or equivalent.
  • 3+ years’ experience in manufacturing, in a Quality capacity is a preferred.
  • Excellent attention to detail Experience with precision measuring equipment (calipers, CMM, height stand, etc.)
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs occasionally.

Physical Demands include:

  • Vision - Ability to view/see parts for visual inspection and measuring.
  • Reading and Writing - Expressing or receiving detailed information by nonverbal means.
  • Bend/Stoop/Kneel/Crouch - Requires use of the lower extremities and back muscles.
  • Standing/Walking - Particularly for sustained periods of time.
  • Finger/Grasp/Handle/Feel - Working primarily with fingers.
  • Talk/Hear - Expressing or receiving detailed information by means of spoken word.
  • Repetitive Motions - Substantial movement of wrists, hands and/or fingers.
  • Working in above ambient temperatures.

Additional Requirements

Saint-Gobain Benefits include:

  • Medical/Vision/Dental/Pharmacy
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Volunteer Paid Time Off
  • Retirement Plan: 401(k)
  • Group Legal Coverage
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Matching Gifts Program
  • Wellness Reimbursement
  • Paid Paternity Leave

Who are we ?

Saint-Gobain’s innovations touch almost every major industry around the world, moving us forward, making meaningful connections, and inspiring us to go beyond the impossible. Within Mobility, our teams design and engineer critical, high-performance materials and proven solutions – most in challenging conditions and core systems that play an important part of our daily lives – as we drive to work or with family, fly on an airplane to explore the world, process samples for medical research, build a better rocket to go as far as we can in outer space; and dive deep under the sea to power our world. We are driven to collaborate with our customers and communities to improve and engineer the world of tomorrow!

Our team members recognize that we all create the environment for people to succeed, with a culture built on respect, open and honest communication, and honoring our commitments to our customers and each other. And at the heart of our culture, we’ve learned working together makes good ideas, great ones.

With a legacy dating back more than 350 years, Saint-Gobain offers employees the stability and security of a leading Global 500 corporation while operating like multiple small and agile start-ups, where entrepreneurial spirit, pioneering teamwork, and bold, forward-thinking ideas pave new paths.

Every team member is encouraged to develop and leverage their unique expertise and strengths to make the greatest impact on the company and our end users. At Saint-Gobain, you’re empowered and equipped with countless opportunities and resources for professional development. You will find the support you need to create a vision and roadmap for your career, and make that vision a reality.


Invent yourself at Saint-Gobain Mobility, and together, we’ll achieve the impossible!    

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