Quality Inspector

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Date: Apr 4, 2024

Location: Maple Grove, MN, US

Company: Celestica International Inc.

Req ID: 120212 
Region: Americas 
Country: USA 
State/Province: Minnesota 
City:  Maple Grove 


Inspects parts and components or production assemblies by electrical, visual and/or mechanical examination using naked eye, microscope, electrical test and/or mechanical measuring devices for conformance to specifications.  Complete required inspection records.

Job Duties

The Inspector examines incoming parts and components from AbelConn suppliers for conformance to established specifications including manufacture certificate of conformances. Verifies AbelConn and Customer drawings requirements using mechanical measuring devices that may include temperature sensing devices and electrical test equipment. Confirms the presence of printed wiring board micro-sections per customer and AbelConn requirements.

Performs all inspection functions proficiently using microscopes and mechanical devices such as; drop indicators, Vernier calipers, micrometers, toolmakers microscopes, comparators, surface plates, height indicators, etc. Records inspection data on inspection documentation. Identifies and segregates nonconforming material when necessary. Demonstrates the ability to proficiently read internally generated and externally supplied blueprints.  

Works under general supervision, including direction from Quality Engineers and planners as appropriate.  Follows all ISO 9001 and AS 9100 work instructions and general department procedures.  Keep facilities, materials, and work area clean and organized, exercising care in their use.  Uses safety practices and takes prompt action to correct problems.  Assists co-workers when necessary to meet work unit goals.  Performs other duties as required and may be utilized in other areas and departments of manufacturing as workload may dictate.



High School education or equivalent required. Electronics and mechanical vocational training desirable.  A minimum of 6 months experience as an Inspector or in an equivalent position with related product knowledge.  Demonstrates the ability to make inspection decisions through the use of blueprints, inspection procedures and process sheets.  Requirements include working knowledge of measurement tools and inspection equipment. Upon completion of initial orientation, the candidate is expected to be self-directed and work effectively in a fast-paced environment, while maintaining positive working relationship with co-workers. Will be required to pass J-STD-001 and IPC-A-610 certification to be qualified to perform the job duties of Inspector.  May require certification to IPC-A-600.

Visual exams are required pre-hire and biennial to confirm visual acuity of 20/20 with or without glasses along with passing a standard color vision exam.  Must be able to perform job functions while using a microscope.  Work is performed primarily in a sitting position.



This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities of the position. Employees are held accountable for all duties of the job. Job duties and the % of time identified for any function are subject to change at any time.

AbelConn is a US ITAR facility and positions with AbelConn involve the release of export controlled goods either directly to employees or through the employee’s movement within the facility. As such, AbelConn will require necessary information from all applicants upon an applicant’s acceptance of employment to determine if any export control exemptions or licenses must be filed. 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Celestica’s policy on equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, veteran or disability status, or other characteristics protected by law. 
This policy applies to hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral and other aspects of employment and also states that retaliation against a person who files a charge of discrimination, participates in a discrimination proceeding, or otherwise opposes an unlawful employment practice will not be tolerated. All information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.


Celestica (NYSE, TSX: CLS) enables the world’s best brands. Through our recognized customer-centric approach, we partner with leading companies in Aerospace and Defense, Communications, Enterprise, HealthTech, Industrial, Capital Equipment and Energy to deliver solutions for their most complex challenges. As a leader in design, manufacturing, hardware platform and supply chain solutions, Celestica brings global expertise and insight at every stage of product development – from drawing board to full-scale production and after-market services for products from advanced medical devices, to highly engineered aviation systems, to next-generation hardware platform solutions for the Cloud. Headquartered in Toronto, with talented teams spanning 40+ locations in 13 countries across the Americas, Europe and Asia, we imagine, develop and deliver a better future with our customers.


Celestica would like to thank all applicants, however, only qualified applicants will be contacted.
Celestica does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services.

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