Strong Communication SkillsOne essential quality that every inspector should possess is strong communication skills. Effective communication is necessary for an inspector to convey their findings to the relevant parties, including the production staff, management, and stakeholders. Inspectors must be able to communicate their observations clearly and concisely, often in written and verbal formats. They should also be able to handle different situations, including conflicts and disagreements, with tact and diplomacy.
Attention to DetailAttention to detail is a quality that an inspector must have in abundance. Inspectors must be able to keep a watchful eye on the product they are inspecting, taking note of even the smallest details. Missing out on a minor defect can lead to serious quality issues later on, thus the need to be highly observant.
- Inspectors should also be methodical in their approach
- Inspection should be done systematically, checking one aspect of the product at a time to avoid overlooking any issue
- Inspectors should also have exceptional memory retention skills