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QA Inspector

Pioneer Motor Bearing

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$25-35 /h
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Kings Mountain, NC
First Shift

Job Description

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Job Overview:

Job Title: Quality Control Inspector

Department: Quality

Reports To: Quality Manager

Hiring Manager: Rob Miller, Quality Manager

129 Battleground Rd, Kings Mountain, NC 28086

$25 - $35 (depending on experience)


1st Shift, Mon.-Fri. 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Pioneer Motor Bearing Company is a 4th

generation family-owned business founded over 100 years ago. We are industry leaders providing original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and end users with first-class bearing engineering, manufacturing, and repair expertise. Our mission is to help them design, build, maintain, and upgrade large rotating equipment to operate more efficiently and reliably over an extended life. We are a service-oriented company; therefore, our skilled employees and great working environment helps meet the goal of providing the best customer satisfaction. We hope you take a chance to see why we have such a loyal employee base, many of whom have been with Pioneer for decades.


After you apply, you will be sent an automated text message with a few initial questions. Your responses are valuable to us, will help your candidacy stand out, and will drive further engagement with the hiring manager.

Summary of Job

Pioneer is seeking a skilled QC Inspector who will be responsible to gradually learning all quality control processes, and take on more responsibilities as you master each task. Our QC inspectors are the lifeline to meeting customers' demands and delivering quality products on Time. We are seeking an experienced QC inspector to join our dynamic team.


  • Receiving inspections of incoming products for repair and raw materials for new manufacture products.
  • Complete measurement and documentation of critical dimensions
  • Completing quality reports for internal use and final reports to end customer
  • Aiding in disassembly of repair products and documenting with photos
  • In-Process inspections and measurements either on a stationary table or setup in a machine tool.
  • Final Inspections (including assembly of finished components) to ensure proper fit-up per customer requirements.
  • Final QA documentation packet including all inspection reports, NDE, and photos

Skills Required

We seek a self-motivated individual who can take charge of all Quality inspection requirements without constant supervision. Working knowledge and responsibilities include:

  • Strong blueprint reading skills
  • Ability to interpret, comprehend, and communicate complex specifications
  • Experience working with complex bill of materials
  • Complete competence in the use of various measuring and testing equipment such as outside/inside diameter micrometers, calipers, depth mics, dial indicators, and other hand measuring tools Only (no computerized measuring CMM)
  • Ability to multitask and maintain focus and attention to detail
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel

Education/Training Requirements

  • Minimum of 7 years of previous manufacturing and/or fabrication QC experience
  • HS diploma or GED
  • Background in NDE disciplines (UT, PT, MT)
  • Machining background a plus
  • ISO, AS9100, CMMC background a plus

Physical Requirements:

The requirements listed below are examples of the conditions, skills, and abilities needed to perform the necessary tasks of this position.

  • Indoor environments in climate controlled facility with occasional office work inside quality lab.
  • Frequent lifting and moving up to 50 lbs.
  • Stoop, bend, crawl, reach, stand, and walk frequently.
  • Must be able to see small items and grasp and hold small items.
  • Must be able to read, write, speak, hear, concentrate, and comprehend complex data.


Pioneer pays 100% of an employee's medical insurance premiums and subsidizes premiums for family members. The company also provides Health Savings Accounts (HSA) and makes monthly contributions for every covered employee. We also help cover the cost of the plan deductible through a medical expense reimbursement plan (MERP). Pioneer offers a full range of additional benefits, including dental, vision, life, disability, and 401k matching.

2.5 weeks of vacation for new employees, 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years, and vacation and holiday hours count towards the calculation of overtime.

We work to maintain the best possible environment for our employees, where people can learn and grow with the company. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where each employee is valued and works as part of the team to build success for the entire company. If you are a skilled QA Inspector with the above qualifications and experience, we invite you to apply.