Quality Inspector

Website API Heat Transfer

Job Highlights

Title Quality Inspector
Type Full Time
Experience 2 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Buffalo, NY, United States
Company API Heat Transfer

Company Profile

API Heat Transfer is a global leader in the design and manufacture of a wide range of specialty heat exchangers and heat transfer solutions. The product portfolio and expertise consist of multiple heat transfer technologies, and we deliver the most complete solution for virtually every application and industry.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Quality Inspector to join its team.

Educational Level

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent (required)
  • Associate’s Degree (preferred)

Work Experience

  • 2 years of prior experience in Quality Control (required)
  • Experience with non-destructive examination (NDE) is a plus.
  • Must have experience preparing and working with detailed documentation.
  • Previous experience working in a manufacturing environment is required.
  • Union environment experience preferred.


  • Inspect final shipping preparations and green tag if acceptable.
  • Inspect units for the required level of cleanliness, documented release for assembly, visual appearance of welds, and bundle insertions.
  • Perform final dimensional checks of completed vessels.
  • Record all required inspection activities on the traveler (MIT), or other suitable document.
  • Verify compliance with contract requirements; verify/record heat numbers at final assembly.

Additional Responsibilities-

  • Calibrate measuring/test equipment.
  • Complete the Welders’ continuity log bi-monthly and forward it to the Team Leader/Quality Manager
  • Inspect alignment and dimensional accuracy of components, before welding.
  • Inspect oxygen cleaning as required.
  • Inspect parts for final release in the grind shop.
  • Inspect/witness hydro testing of ASME units.
  • Monitor and document welder performance testing and verify qualifications and stamping of welds.
  • Organize and file shipped contract folders.
  • Prepare a folder for AI review.
  • Prepare/enter rejection reports as required.
  • Prepare/sign data reports (U-1s, U-2s) for ASME vessels.
  • Process MTRS and document packages.
  • Review conflicts/problems with Engineering, Sales, Purchasing, etc. as applicable.
  • Review contract documents for applicable requirements, and prepare a TCR/Contract requirement list.
  • Verify/document trace code markings of materials used in construction.
  • Work with customer inspectors as required.


  • Ability to lift and move products up to 50 lbs. as well as use the overhead crane.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude skills


  • Ability to impact customers across multiple industries.
  • Be part of leading-edge technology for the heat transfer industry
  • Career development and advancement
  • Full health and welfare benefits, 401(k), PTO
  • Multi-site, global operations to learn!

Employer’s Statement

API Heat Transfer is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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