SUMMARY : A FPI Inspector/Reader inspects metal castings, sample parts, and structural members for flaws, cracks, or presence of foreign materials by performing the following duties.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. OTHER DUTIES MAY BE ASSIGNED.
- Verifies that parts are free of oil and grease.
- Verifies that parts have heat treat code stamped legibly in appropriate area.
- Reads and interprets penetrant indications to accept or reject castings.
- Monitors the penetrant process to ensure all parameters are maintained.
- Completes calibration checks to verify system is operating at the proper sensitivity level.
- Marks defects appearing from penetrant inspection and assists in analyzing findings.
QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
- Near Vision: Jaeger Type 1 at 12 inches (30.5 cm) or greater (Appendix J).
- Color Vision: Must demonstrate normal color perception on all 15 Ishihara plates.
- Must be able to read and understand work instructions
- Must be able to write and complete required paperwork
- Must have basic math skills - add, subtract, multiply, and divide.
- Must be able to communicate effectively
- Must be team-oriented, able to problem-solve and troubleshoot
- Excellent attendance and safety record
- Lifting up to 20 lbs intermittently throughout the shift (8 hours)
- Standing/walking 60%
- Sitting 5%
- Stooping 5%
- Bending from hips 5%
- Reaching 10%
- Lifting 15%
- Ability to work in conditions which may include seasonal hot and humid conditions, dust, noise and other elements for extended periods of time.