Job Definition

  • inspecting and testing products, parts and materials for conformity with specifications and standards
  • grading and classifying natural textile fibres for spinning and winding
  • discarding or rejecting products, materials, and equipment not meeting specifications
  • analyzing and interpreting blueprints, data, manuals, and other materials to determine specifications, inspection and testing procedures
  • notifying supervisors and other personnel of production problems, and assisting in identifying and correcting these problems
  • recording inspection or test data, such as weights, temperatures, grades, or moisture content, and quantities inspected or graded
  • marking items with details such as grade and acceptance or rejection status
  • measuring dimensions of products using instruments such as rulers, calipers, gauges, or micrometers
  • analyzing test data and making computations as necessary to determine test results

    Educational level

    • Skilled