Quality Control Inspector

Orem, UT

Posting Date


Report to

Quality Control Manager

FLSA Status

Hourly, Non-exempt

Close Date

Open until filled

Get ready to grow with us!

Northwest Pipe Company is the nation’s leading manufacturer of water infrastructure products and with over 50 years of experience, we’re just getting started! Our business is growing, and we’re looking for great people to grow with us. We’re immediately seeking a Quality Control Inspector to join our Geneva Pipe and Precast team in Orem, Utah.

We Offer
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D Insurance
  • Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Sick Time
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan with Employer Match
  • Bonus Potential (2x per year)
  • Up to $5,000 per year Tuition Reimbursement
  • Safety Footwear and Eyewear Voucher (Day 1 of Employment)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Opportunities for Career Advancement
  • Values-Driven Culture Committed to Diversity, Inclusion, and Safety
Our Values
  • Accountability is evident when we do what we say we are going to do and people accept responsibility for their actions. We do not point fingers and blame others. We own our actions.
  • Commitment is not only promising to do something, but actually investing in the necessary effort and actions to make it happen.
  • Teamwork is essential for competing in a challenging and constantly changing business environment. Working together across all job functions is critical to achieving our success.


About the Job

The Quality Control Inspector plans, coordinates, and directs quality control and quality assurance of the production of products consistent with established standards by performing the following duties personally or through supervision of Corporate Quality Control Management.

Essential Functions & Major Responsibilities
  • Safety: Safety always starts with PPE, and an attitude for safe practices. It must be promoted by one’s self throughout the day.
  • Morning walk through: QC personnel are required to do a morning walk through the plant, to observe, the prior day’s activities, including curing procedures, products being tipped out and documenting any irregularities.
  • Duties shall include post pour checks:
    o As cast dimensions are per the DWGS or the Geneva Pipe standards
    o Products are stenciled and/or marked correctly
    o All repair work is completed and satisfactory before QC sign off
  • Previous day cylinders and Data Loggers are collected
  • Process Certification; U-DOT, and Manufactures Certificates of Compliance
  • Manage and Track, BUY America and all steel tracking documentation
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
  • Intermediate skills in MS Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to work well as a team member
  • Well organized with attention to detail
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work well as a team member
  • 2 years of previous experience working in a front office setting
  • High school diploma or GED


Full list of anticipated physical demands for this position and detail on our work environment is available on our application portal. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Our organization maintains a drug-free workplace. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successful passing of a drug test and background check.

Northwest Pipe Company is committed to equal employment opportunity and affirmative action. Minorities, females, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Northwest Pipe Company reserves the right to close the position, with or without notice, if a qualified candidate is identified prior to the close date.


Sounds Like You?

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