Scientific Drilling Inc.
  • 25-Feb-2019 to 26-Apr-2019 (CST)
  • HTC: HTC Manufacturing
  • Houston, TX, USA
  • Full Time

THE ULTIMATE PARTNER IN WELLBORE PLACEMENT, Scientific Drilling International (SDI) is an independent service provider offering a complete high accuracy wellbore placement and drilling solution. We are globally positioned to support a wide range of markets including Oil & Gas, CBM/CSG, Geothermal, and Mining Industries. For over 40 years, we have focused on delivering a customer experience that makes it easy to do business.

Scientific Drilling International is accepting online applications for the position of Lead Quality Inspector in Houston, TX.


Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to

  • Performing dimensional and visual inspection of all Incoming parts.
  • Fill out and review appropriate inspection reports for all inspected parts and filing. Prepare inspection reports for new parts.
  • Identification of non-conforming parts thru incoming inspection and issue Non-conformance reports and the respective Quarantine action.
  • Seeking dispositions and closure of disposition and updating log / system accordingly.
  • Active participation in effective implementation of ISO9000 Quality Management System in HTC QC inspection efforts.
  • Monitor and co-ordinate non-conforming products return to vendors.
  • Data Entry for accurate record keeping and analysis using SAP and Microsoft Tools.
  • Communicate effectively with team members, shipping & receiving and respective production or service labs.
  • Maintaining an organized work area and proper housekeeping and safe working.
  • Assist in Instrument and Gauge calibration efforts.
  • Learn and operate CMM for inspection of all complex parts.
  • Ability to provide guidance and training to other inspection personnel and lead the Incoming inspection efforts and works to improve inspection efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Loading and unloading of inspection bay with fork-lift as needed for inspection.
  • Prepare and monitor monthly reports for Incoming inspection and continuously improve.

Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Adhere to existing SDI safety culture
  • ISO 9001 Quality system awareness
  • Ability to read and understand complex drawings, geometrical features and critical dimensions
  • Learns quickly, adapts and uses logic to solve problems with effective solutions
  • Skill with measuring instruments such as Micrometers, Height gage and Thread gages (UN, API, NPT) and wide range of tools and instruments.
  • Experience of Optical comparator measurement and Portable CMM.
  • Pursues every job with drive, determination and strives for continual improvement
  • Is self-motivated, detail oriented and committed to customer satisfaction
  • Able to understand and follow instructions and quickly adapts to priority changes.
  • Presents self with professional appearance and behavior.
  • Working knowledge in Microsoft Office word, excel.
  •  Must be a good team player with multi-tasking skills.

Education, Experience, Certification

  • High School and/or Associates Degree.
  • Previous work experience in oil field in and 5 years of CNC machined parts inspection is required.
  • Working knowledge and experience of using SAP or similar ERP systems.
  • Knowledge of JSS Gauge maker measurement system preferred.
  • Fork-Lift driving experience preferred.
  • Completion of SDI required HSE and skill level training or equivalent.

Relocation not considered for this position.

SDI is an Equal Opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.

SDI participates in E-Verify in certain locations as required by law.

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