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Quality Inspector

J&E Companies

J&E Companies

Quality Assurance
Posted on Wednesday, October 18, 2023

This position is available in our Lakeville and Plymouth Facilities.

Job description

At J&E Manufacturing we have an exciting opportunity for a dynamic, experienced Quality Inspector to join our team at our Lakeville facility. J&E is a place where you get to apply your creativity, work with smart people on fascinating projects, and make a positive impact on people’s lives. In this role, you will provide quality assurance for our production processes.


The Quality Inspector ensures that standards of excellence are maintained during the production process and also that all quality specifications are met for any given product or procedure. The Quality Inspector communicates with employees to determine if job functions are carried out with the aspect of quality in mind.

  • Report any improper paperwork at the work stations, out of calibration gages and unlabeled gages to the Quality Manager.
  • Report daily parts and/or process non-conformances to Quality Engineer or Quality Manager.
  • Report major, reoccurring and neglected non-conformances to Quality Manager
  • Work with operators to ensure the quality of the parts are within specifications according to prints
  • Conduct first article verifications and reports using Inspection Expert.
  • Assist with Continuous Improvement Project when requested
  • Assist with internal ISO audit and sorting of nonconforming parts when requested
  • Calibrate tools
  • Behave in a professional manner that always represents the Company in the highest ethical standard
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment
  • Perform other duties assigned by Quality Manager


A minimum of 2 years of Quality Inspection in a manufacturing environment is required. Experience using calipers, height gauges micrometers, etc. Must be able to read and interpret blue prints. Must have good communication and computer skills including Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and Inspection Expert. Knowledge of ISO 9001 standards. Knowledge of Reach and ROHS


J&E provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, J&E complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

J&E Companies expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.


Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $22.00 - $35.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Experience level:

  • 3 years


  • 10 hour shift
  • Day shift

Work setting:

  • In-person
  • Manufacturing facility
  • Office
  • Warehouse

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Plymouth, MN: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Application Question(s):

  • Which facility are you interested in, Lakeville or Plymouth?


  • Quality inspection: 2 years (Preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: In person