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Inspector, Manufacturing - Full-Time - 1st Shift

Requisition Id:  337524
Business Unit:  LTL

Searcy, AR, US, 72143


Solutions driven success.


XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. 


1st Shift, 6:00am - 4:30pm


Solutions driven success.

XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology, and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, our employees take pride in their work and show dedication to their job. Your solid work ethic and attention to the small details will ensure our operations continue to run smoothly. As the Inspector, Manufacturing, you will perform quality inspections on all trailers, parts and equipment to ensure that shipped products fulfill all customer specification and quality requirements. Join XPO, and we’ll equip you with the best tools in the industry to grow your career to a level that will exceed your expectations.


Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Audit and monitor quality requirements in accordance with the company’s quality policies and customer specifications
  • Document and report inspection findings
  • Perform accurate mechanical, physical and visual inspections of materials, components and sub-assemblies per the inspection plans and specification requirements
  • Work with other company personnel to resolve inspection questions and issues
  • Conduct various quality checks and tests on products to ensure that tested products fall within standards, measured specifications and tolerances
  • Use various measuring/inspection instruments and perform work in a safe manner; maintain a 5-S environment
  • Partner with the Engineering team to ensure compliance with blueprints and drawings
  • Demonstrate and lead others in executing XPO’s core values and complying with policies and procedures
  • Complete other duties and special projects as assigned by management

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • High degree of assembling skills and techniques
  • Ability to use various measuring tools and inspection instruments
  • Ability to read, understand and follow job orders and work procedures

It’d be great if you also have:

  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent
  • Proven ability to follow directions, remain engaged/productive and demonstrate flexibility/adaptability to changing conditions and expectations
  • Solid communication skills; able to collaborate and communicate in a respectful manner while supporting others in a team environment
  • A professional demeanor and punctual/reliable attendance 

This job requires the ability to:

  • Follow safety rules and work in a safe manner
  • Perform work in a manufacturing environment
  • Work outside if necessary
  • Perform fine manipulations of parts
  • Safely walk, reach (including above head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel in strained and awkward positions for prolonged periods of time
  • Occasionally lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Perform the visual requirements for this position, including close vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus

Be part of something big.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.


All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test. 

The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.  

Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 

Nearest Major Market: Little Rock

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