Quality Inspector - Temporary

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Date: 5 Sep 2023

Location: Vado Ligure, IT

Company: Alstom

Req ID:420894 

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 70000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  

For our Vado Ligure site in Italy we are currently looking for a motivated and enthusiastic

Industrial Quality Inspector

If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as a Quality Inspector based at our site in Vado-Ligure, Italy.


Purpose of the Job

Inspection of part / product / train / installation and reporting of defects & ensure product compliance (check after rework).


The Quality inspector ensures the compliance of products and parts delivered by the ALSTOM facilities. He / She performs inspections, checks, tests, and sampling procedures according to the applicable instructions on products ready for delivery and on products during their manufacturing process.  He / She validates manufacturing control plans. These control plans are written in close relationship with PME teams.
Accountabilities & Authorities: 

  • Perform inspections and ensure product compliance (check after rework).
  • Records inspection results in the industrial digital tools as required.
  • Perform destructive & non-destructive examination when required and qualified.
  • Maintain inspection records per component, assembly and vehicle.
  • Maintain Quality documentation for components, assemblies and vehicles.
  • Participate in customer joint inspections.
  • Preparation of approval and shipping documents.
  • Control the correct calibration of critical equipment's and instrumentations used in the inspections.
  • Participation to the Problem solving process related to issues found during manufacturing activities
  • Perform/participate to product/process audit 
  • Perform handover inspection to evaluate product quality at each stage prior to transfer the products to the next one


Performance Measurement

  • Inspection method time adherence.
  • Defect characterization.
  • Management of rework



  • Associates degree, technical major preferred.
  • Previous similar quality inspection experience within manufacturing industry.
  • Awareness on processes and products delivered in the project.
  • Experience in Quality / audit are appreciated.
  • Must be able to read and search drawings (2D, 3D) / specifications and familiar with a variety of test equipment.
  • Good knowledge of Office (Excel, Power Point)
  • Qualified on special process of his/her scope of work
  • Knowledge of Quality standard (ISO9001, IRIS, CMMI, …) and quality tools, experience in Non Destructive Testing - is a plus
  • Knowledge on Problem solving process (8D, 5W…..), green belt qualification would be a plus
  • Experience in operational activities, in documentation management & collaboration and team working.
  • Predisposed to Team Work.
  • Good skill communication skills inside and outside the team.
  • Italian - fluent, English- is highly appreciated.

An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.