Quality Engineer at Hendrickson

Posted in Other 6 days ago.

Location: Clarksville, Tennessee

Job Description:


Responsible for the activities concerned with development, application, and maintenance of quality standards for processing materials into partially finished or finished assemblies or components.


• Assist manufacturing in start-up of new processes (PPAP's) as well as necessary PPAP's associated with equipment moves, process changes, design changes, etc.

• Demonstrate understanding of AQP documentation, revisions, and necessarily follow up.

• Support and demonstrate understanding of the importance and significance of timely yet accurate updates for process changes.

• Demonstrate effective team skills through participation and facilitation in team activities.

• Perform effective IATF 16949 audits as a trained and experienced lead auditor. Conduct audits of the Quality Management System elements per established procedures and report audit results to quality management.

• Have primary responsibility for EP&T install, maintenance, implementation, training, and process planning. Leads and facilitates all EP&T processes and efforts for the plant.

• Support production operations to achieve safety, quality, and production KPI's.

• Lead development of PFMEA's, control plans, and test/inspection procedures to identify and eliminate risks associated with our products and processes.

• Lead cross-functional problem-solving teams to drive product and process improvements that help achieve and improve internal and external customer satisfaction, reduce nonconformities and scrap, improve first pass yield.

• Facilitate issue resolution including root cause investigation and the development, implementation, and validation of effective corrective and preventive actions.

• Support capability analysis to investigate and drive improvements of production processes to meet defined requirements.

• Self-starter who seeks opportunities to improve processes, part quality, and overall efficiency. Identify trends and priorities by organizing, graphing/charting, and analyzing data.


• Bachelor's Degree in Technical or other related degree program required.

• Must have 3-5 years of quality experience.

• Desired AIAG or RAB certified lead auditor

• CQE preferred.

• Welding, fabricating, and/or machining experience preferred.

• Familiar with the use of gages (calipers, micrometers, etc.)

• Ability to understand MSA studies; process capability, perform studies, and conduct gage R & R studies.

• Familiar with use of SPC

• Effective communication skills

• Assertive, self-confident, and meticulous

• Strong teamwork skills

• Experience in training others.

Hendrickson offers a comprehensive benefit package, which includes:

Benefits to Help Prepare for Retirement

  • 401(k) Plan

  • Pension Plan

Benefits to Manage Your Health

  • Medical Plan

  • Dental Plan

  • Vision Plan

  • Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Employee Assistance Program

Benefits to Protect Your Income

  • Basic Life & AD&D

  • Additional Employee Life & AD&D

  • Additional Dependent Life

  • Business Travel Accident

  • Disability

Additional Information
  • Requisition ID: 240000FA

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