Mechanical Inspector


Orlando, FL, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Hardware
  • Post Date: 04/22/2021
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  • Company Address: , Orlando, FL

About Luminar

Pioneering the future of autonomous transportation.

Job Description

Luminar is an autonomous vehicle sensor and software company with the vision to make autonomy safe and ubiquitous. We built a new type of lidar from the chip-level up with breakthroughs across all core components. As a result, we have created the only lidar sensor that meets the stringent performance, safety and cost requirements for Level 3–Level 5 autonomous vehicles. Integrating this advanced hardware with Luminar’s custom developed software stack enables a turn-key autonomous solution. We have rapidly gained 50 industry partners, including 7 of the top 10 global automotive OEMs. Founded in 2012, Luminar is a 350+ person team with offices in Palo Alto, Orlando, Colorado Springs, Detroit, and Munich.


We are a diverse team of passionate and driven individuals, making us a powerhouse of innovation, design, engineering, and manufacturing.  We are hiring the best and the brightest to accelerate the industry, and bring forward the next transportation revolution.



  • Prioritize inspections according to their due dates
  • Collect and analyze production samples to evaluate quality
  • Read blueprints, data, manuals, or other materials to determine specifications, inspection and testing procedures, adjustment methods, certification processes, formulas, or measuring instruments required
  • Conducts visual and measurement tests; rejects unacceptable work/parts
  • Approves in-process production by confirming specifications; conducting visual and measurement tests; communicating required actions to Shop Manager
  • Approves or rejects finished products by confirming dimensions with the customer’s print
  • Measure dimensions of products to verify conformance to specifications, using various measuring instruments such as digital height gauge, calipers, or micrometers
  • Document inspection or test data, such as dimensions and quantities inspected or graded describing results, recommendations, or needed rework
  • Mark items with details such as grade or acceptance-rejection status
  • Instruct staff in quality control issues
  • Keep measurement equipment operating by following operating instructions; request needed repairs
  • Report rejected products, materials, or equipment not meeting specifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of experience inspecting machined components, proficient in using modern metrology equipment and be skilled in reading and interpreting machined parts drawings
  • CNC programming experience helpful
  • Good computer skills
  • Proficient using mechanical measuring equipment i.e., Micrometers, calipers, height gauges etc.
  • Must be able to perform FAI’s and reports
  • Must be capable of efficiently performing in process, and final inspections on machined components with high accuracy

Luminar is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, service in the military, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. We will make a reasonable accommodation for any qualified applicant with a disability, provided that the individual is otherwise qualified to safely perform the essential functions of the job with or without accommodation and that the accommodation would not impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. Please let us know if you believe you require reasonable accommodation, or if you would like assistance to complete an application or to participate in an interview at the company.

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