IMI Precision Engineering Quality Inspector I in Farmington, Connecticut

IMI Precision Engineering is a world leader in motion and fluid control technologies. Wherever precision, speed and engineering reliability are essential, we deliver exceptional solutions which improve the productivity and efficiency of our customers’ equipment.

Part of IMI plc, we have a sales and service network in 75 countries, as well as manufacturing capability in the USA, Germany, China, UK, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Mexico and Brazil. We support this with our global centers of technical excellence, and facilities for CFD design and R&D testing.



This position drives quality and process improvements by performing timely inspection of materials received, in work and returned product, initiating Nonconformance reports as needed. This position supports containment actions as needed through the sampling/inspection of finished goods, work in process and/or components. Additionally this position performs the calibration of test and measurement equipment and coordinates the collection and pick-up/shipment of equipment needing to be calibrated externally.


Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  1. Interprets drawings and specifications and performs dimensional inspection and component and finished products to verify compliance to requirements

  2. Effectively communicates identified non-conformance issues to the appropriate personnel

  3. Initiates Nonconforming Material Reports as needed

  4. Assist Quality Engineer with measurements in accordance with Measuring Systems Analysis plan and Gage R&R plan

  5. Completes measuring equipment calibration in accordance with released procedures, as assigned

  6. Conducts system and product audits as needed

  7. Lay out inspections.

  8. Other duties as assigned.


Education and Experience

  1. High school diploma or equivalent.

  2. Minimum of 5 years manufacturing experience related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  3. Familiar with dimensional measuring equipment including:

  4. Coordinate Measuring Machine, digital Calipers, Micrometers, Height Gage, and Optical Comparator.

  5. Strong written and verbal communication skills

  6. Proficient with blue print reading including the use of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)

Computers and Technology

Proficient with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Outlook)


Certification as Inspector (CMI) by the American Society for Quality preferred

Supervisory Responsibilities

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Work Environment and Physical Demands

The work environment characteristics and physical demands described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Office environment involves:

  • Constant standing, sitting, and walking.

  • Daily administrative tasks require constant use of eye, hand, and finger coordination for accurate typing, paperwork, and other tasks.

  • Daily speaking and listening.

  • Occasional sitting, bending, reaching and twisting at waist.

  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

Health, Safety and Environmental

Employees are responsible for the Health, Safety, and Welfare of themselves, the environment and other people. All employees must comply with HSE training and instructions, help to maintain a safe & clean working environment, and use any Personal Protective Equipment provided by the Company.

Employees must report any accidents, incidents, and near misses to management. Additionally, employees are expected to notify management of any dangerous or potentially dangerous situations or practices.

Additional information can be found on the IMI Global Intranet under Health & Safety.

The IMI Code of Conduct

All employees are expected to represent the values and maintain the standards contained in The IMI Code of Conduct. The IMI Code of Conduct can be found on the IMI Global Intranet under About IMI .

The IMI Way Behaviors

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate The IMI Way Behaviors: Connect , Learn , Improve , Deliver and Lead . Detailed definitions and performance metrics for each behavior can be found on the IMI Global Intranet in the Performance Management section inside HR .

Job ID 2018-31682

# of Openings 1

Job Locations US-CT-Farmington

Category Quality

Platform IMI Precision Engineering