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General Electric Asheville Quality Inspector in Asheville, North Carolina

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Quality Assurance (QA) Inspector


  • A high school diploma/GED with at least 3 years of machining experience or 1 year of precision machining inspection experience. (NDE not included)

  • Understanding of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T) symbols.

  • Ability to understand blueprints, machining process sheets, and shop specifications.

  • Moderate - heavy lifting (up to 50lbs), pushing, pulling, climbing, crawling, bending, and/or squatting/stooping or working in tight places or above shoulder height.

  • Eyesight correctable to 20/20 required.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Read and interpret blueprint, tooling prints, gage prints, specifications, GD&T and other quality documents pertaining to the manufacturing of products produced or purchased.

  • Use inspection instruments including CMM’s, contour tracers, comparators, micrometers, gauge blocks, calipers, indicators, etc. to measure precision machined aircraft components.

  • Perform necessary mathematical calculations as required with minimum amount of training.

  • Conduct diversity of inspections which may include first piece inspections, in-process sampling, first article inspections, or final floor inspection of parts.

  • Assist machinists with checking dimensions that cannot be measured at the machine.

  • Verifying dimensions taken at the machine with 1 over 1 inspection.

  • Check parts for conformity to processes and specifications.

  • Follow standardized procedures with allowable variations defined.

  • Devise ordinary gaging/measuring setups.

  • Notify supervisor in case of excessive defects.

Desired Characteristics

  • Demonstrated ability with computer systems.

  • Strong documentation skills to record inspection characteristics and data.

  • Demonstrated organizational skills and attention to detail.

  • Driven learner interested in improving their skills and processes.

  • Maintain a positive can-do attitude that drives team collaboration.

  • Ability to manage time during multiple inspections in addition to other duties.

  • Ability to work with a multitude of teams, including machinists, inspectors, and engineers

  • Complete assigned tasks in safe, timely and professional manner.

This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.

Additional Information

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer ( . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

As a federal government contractor, GE requires U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless an employee is in a state where this requirement is temporarily paused for federal contractors. Proof of vaccination will be required.

Relocation Assistance Provided: No