Quality Inspector

Valcor specializes in the design and manufacture of Solenoid Valves and control components for liquids and gases in critical applications in the aerospace, nuclear, light industrial and scientific industries.

Valcor is one of the largest and most recognized suppliers of fluid control products in the aircraft, aerospace, and military fields. In fact, almost every airborne vehicle depends on Valcor in some way.

Valcor’s strength and reputation are the result of delivering high-quality, reliable fluid control products to customers with unique and hard-to-handle applications. Our heritage of more than six decades of technical innovation and reliable performance is evident in every valve we manufacture and supply to customers. Valcor’s professional production staffs take pride in applying their skills, with the latest technology and equipment, to create truly superior products.

Thus, the millions of diverse valves we’ve made have one basic thing in common: QUALITY.

Job Title Quality Inspector
Location Springfield, NJ
Benefits Company Sponsored Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Company Matching 401(k)
Compensation Compensation commensurate with experience/education
We offer an excellent Benefit Package that includes Medical, Dental, Vision & Prescription, Flexible Spending and 401K Plan
Vacation, PTO, 11 holidays and generous tuition reimbursement
Summary Under limited supervision, the Inspector A position requires the mechanical ability and experience to perform inspections of simple electrical, complex mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic components, sub- assemblies, or finished products using standard physical means, and/or mechanical or electrical testing equipment. Performs complicated layout inspection for first piece, in process and final inspection. Makes decisions regarding inspection problems and skillfully uses all inspection gauges and instruments, including their set up, analysis and adjustment.
Essential Functions
  • Read and Comprehend complicated blueprints, sketches, written and/or verbal specifications.
  • Proficient in the use of mechanical inspection equipment; including micrometers, gages, go/no gages, optical comparator, CMM and other inspection measuring tools.
  • Accurately document the results of the inspections and other data.
  • May be Level I Operator or Level II Inspector in one or more liquid penetrant, ulta-sonic or eddy currents.
  • May be NASA solder inspection certified.
  • Validates or calibrates measuring gauges and equipment as directed.
  • Works closely with Engineering to resolve issues.
  • May lead and assist other inspectors and make set ups for their use.
  • Maintain all controlled document files and data records.
  • Must pass required eye tests, and will be subject to the random drug and alcohol testing program.
  • Required to follow company policies (Safety, Attendance, etc.), and maintains a clean well-organized work area.
  • Can easily accept direction and complete tasks in a timely manner with minimal supervision.
  • Inspectors may also be assigned additional tasks or projects as required by management.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Requires a high school diploma or equivalent, advanced technical education preferred.
  • Inspection experience and working knowledge of measurement instruments required.
  • Aerospace and or Nuclear industry experience beneficial.
  • Good written/verbal communication skills and Inter-acts with organizational team members and other departments in a professional manner.
  • Advanced mechanical aptitude desired.
  • Good arithmetic skills are required.
Equipiment / Machinery Used
  • Basic and advanced inspection tooling.
  • Computer Hardware and Software.
Physical Requirements
  • Lifting up to 25lbs regularly and 50lbs occasionally, pushing, pulling, standing for long periods of time, manual dexterity, visual acuity, and typing.