American Precision Industries

Now seeking an experienced Quality Control Inspector for precision metal parts.

$18-20 hr., plus shift differential
Monday – Thursday
12:00 noon – 10:30 pm

To verify quality of machined metal parts throughout various stages of manufacturing including but not limited to Raw material: rough and finished machined, assembled and plated.


Ensure that parts and processes are compliant to customer and regulatory requirements.
Identify, quarantine, and document quality problems with parts or processes and report them to machine operators and lead person and/or programmers.
Inspect initial part of production run, work-in-process and production parts from previous shifts.
Inspect parts on the shelf ready for plating/coating.
Spot checks in -process parts from various machines.
Check inspection tools on a daily basis with standards.
Complete First Article Inspections in accordance with AS9102 standard using Net-Inspect and Inspection Xpert software.
Measure and record parts for SPC.


Performs other duties as assigned.
Overtime may be required with little notice.


Working knowledge of GD&T per ASME Y14.5M (considered applicants will be tested).
Must be able to understand complex mechanical drawings (component parts and assemblies).
Confidence using all types of mechanical measuring equipment including Calipers, Micrometers, Height gages, Thread Plug and Ring Gages, Pin gages, Optical Comparator and part specific functional gaging.
Experience researching and interpreting industry and customer standards.
Experience working in an ISO 9001 shop environment (AS9100, and NADCAP experience preferred).
Good Computer skills using Microsoft products. Specifically, Excel, Word, and Outlook.
Ability to communicate verbally to employees and managers of all levels.
Must read and write in English.
Must be able to work using written or verbal instructions under minimal supervision.
Must have an ability to switch tasks regularly without losing track of where a previous task left off.
Zeiss/Calypso experience is a plus, but is not required


Or apply in person at:

American Precision Industries
2480 NW 229th Avenue (New street address: 2480 NE Century Blvd.)
Hillsboro, OR 97124

This is a full-time position. We offer a full benefit package including 100% employer paid medical/dental/life insurance. Voluntary vision, long and short-term disability, AFLAC and dependent care at employee cost. Paid vacation, paid holidays and 401k plan round out the benefit package.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.