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First Article Inspector


Phillips-Medisize, a Molex Company is an end-to-end provider of innovation, development and manufacturing solutions to the pharmaceutical, diagnostics and medical device industries. Our Hudson, Wisconsin location is seeking a First Article Inspector to support manufacturing of injection molded parts and assembly.

What You Will Do In Your Role:

  • Complete first article inspection per customer specifications and maintain appropriate records
  • Responsible for measuring parts and reporting any findings to engineering for submission to customer in support of all validation activities or as otherwise requested
  • Identify the appropriate measurement method and create measurement work instructions
  • Design go/no go gauges and holding fixtures in conjunction with Quality Engineering
  • Coordinate, perform, and maintain calibration procedures
  • Verify tool changes and process dimensions after tool modifications
  • Perform capabilities studies, gauge repeatability and reproducibility analysis
  • Provide statistical reports reflecting process control, process capability, and gauge repeatability
  • Understand and utilize geometric tolerancing
  • Extended travel to other facilities may be required to support business needs

The Experience You Will Bring:

Basic Qualifications:

  • ASQ certification or equivalent experience (CMI) preferred
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Ability to read and interpret blue prints
  • Demonstrable working knowledge of CMM (coordinate measuring machine), Vision System and other precision measuring equipment
  • Ability to apply SPC (Statistical Process Control) and GD (Geometric Dimensioning) and T (Tolerancing)


  • Technical Degree in Precision Measurement or 2 years mix of education and experience
  • 2+ years of quality related experience
  • Must have a valid driver's license

Shift: First Shift Monday - Friday

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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