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The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. QA Inspector in Tacoma, Washington


The purpose of this position is to ensure in-process and completed work on railcars or items meets or exceeds all GRS, Customer and applicable statutory / regulatory requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the following essential duties satisfactorily:

  • Perform in process inspections and notify production of any additional required repairs.

  • Sign off work orders during in process / completed job inspection.

  • Notify QA Manager when work is completed.

  • Perform inspections in accordance with all applicable Greenbrier, customer, regulatory and statutory requirements.

  • Following all EHS rules.

  • Provide or assist in quality related training and guidance of work force crew.

  • Must be able to accommodate on-call responsibilities and work overtime when needed.

  • Liaison with customers including technical issues or other customer requests.

  • Fill in for QA Manager in his / her absence.

  • Occasional after-hours and weekend work required.

Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned including special processes.

Knowledge and Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must possess the following knowledge, characteristics, skills and/or abilities:

  • Highly Motivated; Persistent / Dedicated

  • Perform/ prioritize multiple tasks with attention to details.

  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions including basic blue prints and schematics.

  • Ability to use measuring devices such as a micrometer, caliper, and tape measure.

  • Excellent verbal communication skills and listening skills.

  • Excellent judgment and decision making skills.

  • Ability to write clearly and concisely.

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively with people at all levels of the organization.

  • Strong knowledge of standard Desktop Microsoft applications including: MS Windows, Office, Word and Outlook.

  • Ability to complete additional training or education as needed for this position .

Education and Experience:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must have the following education and experience:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required


Company Gunderson Rail Services, LLC

Functional Group Quality/Safety

EOE/Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled