Purpose: This test assesses the ability to spot small visual quality differences in products. It taps both visual acuity and attention to detail.
When To Use It: The Visual Inspection Test should be used where the job requires very close attention to visual details.
Target Group: We recommend using this test for a wide range of inspector positions as well as manufacturing positions where inspection is a key job requirement.
High Scorers: People scoring high on this test are able to identify very small differences in pattern, shape, texture that other people would not recognize as a quality problem. Once blemishes are spotted, they are then able to judge whether it qualifies as a reject or not.
Low Scorers: People scoring low on this test are less able to spot blemishes. Therefore, they do not see potential problem.
Number of Items: 20 questions.
Time Limits: 6 minutes
Validity: On average, this test is significantly related r=.27* with overall job performance composite for production/extrusion workers.