30+ days ago - req18095

Incoming Material Quality Inspector - Newtown, CT

Logistics & supply chain management

Logistics & supply chain management

In a nutshell


Wilton - CT, US


Logistics & supply chain management


3-7 years



Job Category

Logistics & supply chain management


ASML US, including its affiliates and subsidiaries, bring together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography machines that are key to producing faster, cheaper, more energy-efficient microchips. We design, develop, integrate, market and service these advanced machines, which enable our customers - the world’s leading chipmakers - to reduce the size and increase the functionality of their microchips, which in turn leads to smaller, more powerful consumer electronics. Our headquarters are in Veldhoven, Netherlands, and we have 18 office locations around the United States including main offices in Chandler, Arizona, San Jose and San Diego, California, Wilton, Connecticut, and Hillsboro, Oregon.

Job Mission

Working from our Newtown, CT facility, the Incoming Material Quality Inspector at ASML is responsible for inspecting, verifying, and approving various aspects of all Mechanical parts supplied to ASML in Wilton CT. These parts are inspected to ensure full compliance with all design specifications and requirements as described by the ASML Technical Product Documentation. All non-conforming features are meticulously and clearly documented in an inspection report and SAP and sent to engineering for evaluation. This position also works closely with Development Engineering to measure new or prototype products, Production Engineering to assist in failure analysis for existing products, and, interacts closely with logistics personnel, production planners, service planners to assure good product is available for production as soon as possible.

This position requires access to controlled technology, as defined in the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. § 730, et seq.). Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require ASML to proceed with applicants who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.

Job Description

  • Measure first article mechanical parts to 100% of Technical Product Document to verify supplier’s ability to produce parts to ASML specifications. and/or limited features on volume products or test equipment material.
  • Set up and measure Mechanical Parts on Surface plate utilizing standard inspection tooling including Height Gage, Indicators, and leveling plates.
  • Program and run Brown and Sharp CMM to measure mechanical parts and generate reports with point maps to submit to Engineering and Supplier for evaluation.
  • Program Mitutoyo 606 Vision Inspection system to measure mechanical parts and or sub-assemblies to ensure compliance with engineering drawings and Technical Product Documents.
  • Document inspection results by writing Material Notification reports for non-conforming parts using SAP to qualify and quantify observed deviations from the product Technical Product Document.
  • Material Handling experience a plus, with use of electric forklifts, pallet jacks, dollies overhead crane and other related equipment.


  • Closely control the use of tools, materials and equipment; Verify conformance of incoming materials.
  • Issue non-conformity reports for all non-conforming materials.
  • Maintain work area in accordance with 5S [+1] principles.
  • Properlytransfer material in SAP for stock, rework or scrap.
  • Maintain material status in Excel (or similar) spreadsheet.
  • Maintain safe and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures and complying with all company regulations.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading technical publications


Associates Degree or equivalent experience.


  • Certified in Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing [GD&T].Strong knowledge would also be considered.
  • Understanding and experience reading and interpreting Unigraphics CAD models.
  • Strong Ability to read and understand engineering drawings used to inspect machined parts.
  • Proficient with dimensional inspection and test equipment (Caliper, Micrometer, Pin Gauges, Gauge Blocks, Micro Hite Gauge, Go-No Go Gauge, Depth Gauge etc.).
  • Proficient in surface plate layout and dimensional inspection techniques.
  • 3 years of dedicated CMM programming using PCDMIS or CALYPSO.
  • Working knowledge of Vision System measurements.
  • Experience or knowledge of working with very tight tolerances and specifications (in the 2-micron range).
  • Proficient with; Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word(and SAP a plus).
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to deal with people at all levels within the organization and outside.
  • Strong organizational skills and detailed record keeping.
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail, work under pressure, and meet deadlines.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to organize, prioritize, and manage changing priorities.
  • Basic Math Skills.
  • Basic Computer Skills.
  • Attention to Detail.
  • Analytic Skills.

Personal skills

  • Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
  • Can learn and apply new information or skills.
  • Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
  • Strong customer focus and commitment to customer satisfaction through prioritization, quality, efficiency and professionalism.
  • Ability to complete assignments with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy.
  • Proven ability to perform effectively in a demanding environment with changing workloads and deadlines.
  • Result driven-demonstrate ownership and accountability.
  • Identifies bottlenecks and drives improvements.
  • Work independently or as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication.
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with manager, co-workers and customer.
  • Work according to a strict set of procedures within the provided timelines.

Other information

Role within Office


  • Routinely required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch. Occasionally required to move around the campus.
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
  • May require travel dependent on business needs.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Role within the Factory


  • Must be willing to work in a clean room environment, wearing coveralls, hoods, booties, safety glasses and gloves for entire duration of shift.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
  • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Can work under deadlines.
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature with moderate to high noise level.
  • Must be willing to work a compressed work week schedule – twelve-hour long shift and rotating from three to four days a week.
  • This must include references to day and night shifts for accommodation purposes.

Additional responsibilities for Wilton Factory:

The physical demands 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.

  • The employee is required to work in a cleanroom environment: full gowning (full body coveralls, hood, CR safety shoes, face mask, nitrile gloves and safety glasses. Working under ISO 9000/14000 standards).
  • Operating/working around overhead cranes, fork trucks and motorized pallet movers.
  • Working around lasers; working with ladders; working on platforms; and working around chemicals.
  • The employee is occasionally required to move around the campus.
  • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
  • May require travel dependent on company needs.
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability