Jenoptik is an international photonics group with representatives in over 80 countries. Optical technologies are the foundation of our business. We employ around 4,000 people worldwide.

Join our team and help to shape our future with lasting effect.

Material Inspector

Job ID:  2565

Jupiter, FL, US

Date:  Nov 24, 2023


  • Perform visual and dimensional inspection activities of purchased parts and (primarily) metal components from suppliers against engineering drawings & purchase order requirements
  • Knowledge and understanding of mechanical drawings and geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Set-up and execute inspection programs against quality plans to operate a ZEISS Coordinate Measurement Machine (CMM) with Calypso software for verification of complex, precision components
  • Utilize hand held measuring equipment (calipers, micrometers, drop indicators, etc.) in addition to using the CMM machine to verify part compliance
  • Document, maintain, and generate inspection reports from the results measured including First Article Inspection (FAI) or Quality Inspection Plans defined by Engineering or Quality Assurance.
  • Document any nonconformance observed of the material that do not meet the drawing specifications.  Notify and/or interact with appropriate personnel (Quality, Engineering, & Purchasing) for final disposition.
  • Maintain identification and inspection status of components within work area and material moved to Inventory Control.
  • Upholds good housing keeping practices at all times, including continuous improvements of 5S activities.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.


  • Flexible work hours including extended (overtime) hours, as needed.
  • Experience in set-up and operating a ZEISS Coordinate Measurement Machine (CMM) - Programming using ZEISS Calypso software a plus.
  • Strong ability to read, interpret, and comprehend engineering and assembly drawings with extensive knowledge of Geometrical Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Minimum two (2) years of experience in inspection or quality control (QC) systems
  • Must be detail oriented and focused on verifying inspection requirements for part conformance
  • Must have good computer skills including MS Word/Excel and business applications (SAP) systems.
  • Possess high integrity, hardworking, organized, and a team player to complete and support delivery schedules to customers (internally and externally)
  • General knowledge of ISO 9001 and/or ISO 13485 preferred.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.


The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use of hands or fingers to handle, or feel objects, tools or controls and keyboarding; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk and hear.

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Vision must be correctable so that employee may visually detect surface deficiencies on materials.

The employee must be able to work under conditions of minimal supervision while observing all safety and company policies and procedures.

About Jenoptik


In Global Operations we support our strategic business units Semiconductor & Advanced Manufacturing, Industrial Solutions and Biophotonics as a production partner and thus contribute towards the division’s economic success.

Help us explore and maximise the potential of the digital world and medical technology.

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