Electrical Inspector: Inspects and tests electrical equipment, components, and parts related to transmission, control or converting electrical powers, signaling and detection equipment, medical equipment, home and business electronic equipment, and related products, for conformance to specifications.
Examines work orders, blueprints, or other specifications and talks with supervisor, engineer, and other personnel to determine product specifications. Examines electrical components for defects in assembly, soldering, bonding, and finish. Tests electrical components and finished devices for electrical functioning, using electrical test equipment. Tests functional characteristics, such as freedom of movement, leaks, and torque, and tests performance of device under simulated operating conditions. Attaches test equipment leads to device. Measures resistance and current of sensing element or finished device at specified temperature, using bridges, galvanometer, power supply, and oscilloscope. Maintains records of inspection and test results and presents results to other staff for corrective action. May inspect and calibrate precision measuring instruments used to measure electromechanical instruments and equipment, using calibrating equipment. May inspect and test purchased parts and materials. (Source: eDOT Job Description) [-] Less
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