Quality Assurance Inspector

Wabtec Corporation

Plattsburgh, NY


Position summary

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company’s new website at: http://www.WabtecCorp.com.

It’s not just about your career… or your job title…it’s about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters…do things that haven’t been done to make yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Quality Assurance Inspector I


Reports to Quality Assurance Manager


  • Performs and documents dimensional and visual inspections at incoming inspection
  • Ability to read mechanical / electrical drawings and inspection instructions to determine specifications.
  • Basic working knowledge of geometric tolerance measurements (GD&T)
  • Process proper documentation and data collections from receiving inspection and/or final inspection including, but not limited to, Oracle entries, Inspection entries, NCM entries, and scanning of documentation packages.
  • Knowledge & use of basic measuring tools. Minimum of calipers, micrometers, optical comparator, height gauges & multi-meters.
  • Other duties as required



  • High School Diploma or GED


  • A minimum of 2 years in a similar position
  • A minimum of 2 years in Transportation or similarly regulated industry.


  • Computer skills, working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, Sharepoint, & MRP systems


  • Inspection experience in a manufacturing environment a plus 
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be a team player and have exceptional communication skills,
  • Ability to represent our company in a professional manner

Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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About the company

Industry: Industrial: Equipment Manufacturing

At Wabtec, we are in the business of realizing potential. Our employees are the architects of the future. Go just about anywhere and you’ll find us. If you want to move and improve the world, start here.