Quality Control Inspector


Position: Quality Control Inspector 

Reports to: President/ CEO 

Status: Full-time / exempt 

Location: Rancho Bernardo 



Microtek is a microelectronic manufacturing company, established in 2015. Microtek’s vision is to deliver novel life sciences services, devices, and therapeutics to provide equitable access and a meaningful connection to healthcare. We provide innovative product development by incorporating microelectronics manufacturing, engineering, bioscience, and pharmaceutical strategies.  We use state-of-the-art equipment and procedures to discover new chemical entities (NCEs) or new biological entities (NBEs) with therapeutic potential, for integration into our microelectronic technologies. 



We are seeking a QC Inspector. The QC Inspector is responsible for sampling, measuring, and verifying that manufactured products meet pre-determined quality standards, including ISO standards.  The ideal candidate will have experience in the manufacturing environment, preferably with electronic/electrical instrumentation and be willing to be a hands-on member of a successful team. 



  • Inspect finished products, products being processed, incoming materials, parts, assemblies, etc., for conformance to pre-determined standards, including ISO 

  • Randomly inspects selected samples to verify accuracy of equipment or process 

  • Familiarity with AQL sampling, MRR & MRB processes 

  • Report conditions requiring immediate repair 

  • Use advance inspection methods to develop and conduct quality programs 

  • Prepare and maintain inspection reports, nonconformance reports, quality control logs, identification tags, and labels to established procedures 

  • Use experience and judgment for planning and accomplishing goals 

  • Inspect work areas to detect unsafe conditions 

  • Train and assist other technicians/operators who will perform QC inspections 

  • Work with minimal supervision 



  • Must have a minimum of 1-3 years experience in a Manufacturing Quality Control environment 

  • Previous mechanical inspection background with ability to use basic hand measurement tools, i.e. calipers, micrometers, thread gauges, etc. preferred 

  • Experience in semiconductor industry, electronics manufacturing, and cleanroom environments is preferred 

  • Experience with reading drawing specifications 

  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 and/or ISO 13485 a major plus 

  • Excellent organizational skills 

  • Experience MS Office, Word and Excel 

  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail 

  • Mathematical and mechanical aptitude 



  • Leadership and coordination skills 

  • Flexible and organized. Able to plan and organize activities accordingly and handle various tasks simultaneously 

  • Decision making skills and ability to work independently in a start-up environment 

  • Due to small business environment, must be able to assume responsibilities beyond scope of job description 

  • Assume Management Representative role and responsibilities per ISO 13485 requirements 


This is a full-time role with an annual salary based on level of experience and education. This position includes company standard benefits: 

  • 401k retirement plan with 5% employer match and immediate vesting 

  • Access to health/dental/vision plan 

  • Accidental death and dismemberment and disability insurance  

  • 10 paid holidays 



Microtek is an equal opportunity employer.  We encourage all qualified candidates to apply, regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation or political philosophy. We welcome people from non-linear/non-traditional experience and educational backgrounds to join our team. Should a candidate be offered the position, they will need to show documentation of the ability to work in the U.S. including completing an I-9. We will also conduct background checks including a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history check. 



Interested applicants should send their resume and cover letter to essence.rodriguez@mtek.com.