2nd Shift Inspector

Jan 29, 2021

POSITION TITLE: 2nd Shift Inspector

REPORTS TO: Quality Supervisor

LOCATION: Meadville, PA


Job Summary:

Requires employee to check forgings for defects. Employees are trained to make acceptance decisions on a variety of forgings varying in size and weight from 2 to 50 lbs with the majority of forgings weighing less than 10lbs.  Forgings arrive in the inspection area within a container which is placed on the floor or on a mechanism that brings the container to approximately waist level. Employees have to reach at waist level, grab and visually inspect several or sometimes all forgings found in the container. When larger type forgings are to be inspected employees are provided with a lifting hoist to aid them in inspection. 

Major Duties and/or responsibilities (Essential functions)

  • Making forging acceptance determinations
  • Gauging of forgings.
  • Grinding.
  • Housekeeping duties
  • Operating a fork lift to transport and stack containers. 

Qualification and Education:

  • High School Diploma or equivalency
  • Willingness to Learn

Physical Demands

Standing: All work is performed in a standing position.

Reaching: Continuous at waist level from forging container.

Climbing: When getting in and out of a fork truck.

Hand Usage: Continuously using both hands for simple grasping  of forgings and for sweeping and shoveling when involved in housekeeping activities.

Environment: 100% indoors, standing on rubber mat which is placed on concrete flooring. Impact Noise area, with elevated temperatures during the summer            months. 

Hours: Based upon production demands. Work schedule is set for working an eight hour work day with one 15 minute and one 20 minute break each shift. Production demands could result in employees having to work 10 hours and/or two scheduled Saturdays per month.

Lifting: 5-20 lbs continuously and 50 lbs occasionally/rarely

Meadville Forging offers an excellent total compensation package including:

  • Health, Vision and Dental Insurance
  • 401K with company match program
  • 13 paid holidays
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Life Insurance
  • Much more….

Note: The responsibilities and tasks outlined in this document are not exhaustive and may change as determined by the needs of the organization. Meadville Forging Company is an equal employment opportunity employer.

To apply for this position, please send your resume to hr.dept@meadforge.com. Please include the position title in the subject line.