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Lead Quality Technician - 2nd Shift

Location: Multimatic Indiana - New Haven, Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States

Posted: February 7th, 2024

Location: Multimatic Indiana - New Haven, Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States

Company Overview:

Multimatic Indiana - New Haven is a facility located in Fort Wayne, manufacturing specialized, high-strength steel structural components for automotive OEMs.

Position Overview:

Multimatic Indiana - New Haven is seeking a Lead Quality Technician for 2nd shift.

Why Work For Multimatic?

  • New Benefits & New Wage Structure
  • Great benefits; eligibility is Day 1 of employment (Medical, Dental & Vision)
  • Other benefits include Paid Time-off, Personal Unpaid Time Off, Profit Sharing, & Matching 401k plan + other
  • An excellent opportunity to be part of a new product launch
  • Perhaps best known as constructor of the new Ford GT road and race cars, Multimatic's products also span a wide range of automotive mechanisms, structures and suspension systems (including Formula 1 race dampers).

Facility Address:

Multimatic Indiana - New Haven 2808 Adams Center Road Fort Wayne, Indiana USA 46803

SUMMARY

Act as a liaison between the Quality and Manufacturing groups.  Audit, enforce and train other associates on all aspects of the quality policy.  Should be self-directed and work well with minimal supervision.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES          

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

 

  • Responsible for directing other Quality Technicians on safety, work assignments, project work, unique/special assignments, etc.
  • Responsible for training, coaching and mentoring Quality Technicians to Multimatic’s quality standards & processes
  • Responsible for daily and ongoing communications to manager about safety, quality and/or any other relevant matters that arise during the day
  • GD&T – Must be able to read, interpret and understand blue prints.
  • Production Process – Should have a general knowledge of several production processes and how parts are produced and how characteristics impact downstream customers.
  • Hold non-conforming materials (use inventory management).
  • Sort through non-conforming material as necessary to aid in disposition.
  • File and maintain in-process inspection reports.
  • Assist Quality Technicians perform capability studies, Gage R&R’s and analyze process variances.
  • Assist with running any extra testing required as part of validation process after quarantine.
  • Problem solves (work with operations on shift to determine root cause of material on hold and make the appropriate changes to limit the amount of material placed on hold).
  • Perform control plan audits. Work with Quality Engineers to update control plans as needed.
  • Perform Process/Product and LPA Audits.
  • Issue gages to production as necessary.
  • Assist with or answer 8D assignments on customer rejects.
  • Update ICP’s as needed for various programs as assigned.
  • Ability to generate new form/work instructions/checksheets.
  • Assist the Quality Manager and Quality Engineer as assigned and with PPAP’s.
  • Fill in for Quality Technicians and Weld Analyst positions when needed.
  • Must have the ability to make quality decisions on production parts when necessary.
  • Assist with organization and set up of outside sort or rework activities (Vendor)
  • Assist and maintain internal sort criteria and instructions.
  • Collect and input production information into Quality databases.

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Minimum two (2) years’ experience in quality related field
  • 1-2 years’ experience in a supervision position (preferred)

 

If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume.
We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.