Bowling Green, OH 43402
The Quality Technician is accountable and responsible to the Quality Department. The main task is supporting production through auditing and reporting on the ongoing level of product quality.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, ability and essential duties required to successfully perform this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Inspect, tag, complete the proper paper work and report to Q.A. Any nonconformance s found on received production materials and parts.
Conduct First Off and Last Off press and assembly inspections, complete the associated paperwork and report nonconformance s to the Quality and Production departments.
Perform press and assembly audits on parts in process, including fixture, high light, and S.P.C. Significant characteristics inspections. Fill out the proper paper work and report nonconformance s to Quality and Production.
Maintain the required audit records including Inspection Data Sheets, Part History Sheets and Receiving Inspection Sheets.
Input required data into the Quality System audit records.
Before production begins insure the proper fixtures are available at the end of the appropriate line.
Maintain the cleanliness of all checking fixtures and report any needed repairs to Quality Management.
Insure the large overhead end of the press line Part History charts are posted for the appropriate part for each run and are updated with all previous concerns.
Train the end of line Team Members on quality standards, inspection techniques and requirements.
Perform Layered Process Audits as required per the monthly audit schedule.
Main the safety standards of the Q.A. Equipment and work areas.
Perform random Dock Audits, fill out the Dock Audit Check Sheet and notify Quality, Production and Logistics of any nonconformance s and enter the completed data into the Quality System audit records.
Insure compliance to the Quality Management System in applicable areas of responsibility.
Perform other duties as assigned
Team Member Health & Safety Responsibilities
Understand your responsibility for health, safety and environmental in the workplace.
Cooperate with OSHA/State OSHA inspectors.
Wear the appropriate personal protective equipment.
Follow all safety rules.
Report unsafe conditions immediately.
Report injuries, accidents, illnesses, near misses, property damage immediately.
Will not remove or make ineffective any protective device such as a guard, light curtain, etc.
Will not use or operate any machine or equipment that the team member is not trained to operate.
Will not use or operate any machine or equipment in a manner that may endanger any team member including themselves.
Solid understanding in automotive production sheet metal stamping quality functions, A Class surface experience preferred.
Able to complete production reporting (scrap, rework, labeling, etc.) transactions within computerized operating system
Able to problem solve stamping press or assembly problems in team based atmosphere
A knowledge of O.E.M. Customer requirements & expectations
A knowledge of basic automotive stamping, forming & welding procedures related to quality.
Able to add, subtract, divide, and multiply whole numbers and fractions.
Able to organize, schedule, and manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines.
Able to work flexible and additional hours.
Able to work a three shift rotation.
Able to work at different locations within the plant and outside at customers, suppliers and other Cosma plants, with possible overnight stays.
Able to lift 35 pounds.
Able to use a computer and software as required.
A knowledge of APQP, PPAP and ISO/TS: 16949.
Have an understanding of how job performance affects product quality and customer satisfaction.
Able to work well with others and maintain positive team member relations.
Able to effectively present information and respond to questions from management, team members, suppliers and customers.
Must be willing to attend planning and training meetings as required.
Education and Experience
Minimum of 2 years previous experience in automotive production sheet metal stamping quality functions, A Class surface experience preferred.
High School Diploma, G.E.D. Or equivalent experience.
Strong computer skills.
Previous experience in production reporting (scrap, rework, labeling, etc.) within computerized operating system
Previous experience in stamping press problem solving in team based atmosphere
Working knowledge of O.E.M. Customer requirements & expectations
Working knowledge of basic automotive stamping, forming, assembly & welding procedures related to quality.
Working knowledge of basic quality functions, inspection equipment and techniques.
A combination of manufacturing plant, quality lab and office environments characterized by extremes in
temperature, noise and with considerable tow motor traffic.
All duties and responsibilities must be preformed as appropriate on the plant floor, in meetings and with team
members, management, customers and suppliers.
Requires travel to customers, suppliers and tooling facilities as needed.
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be
performed by the team member occupying this position. The team member will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by his/her immediate supervisor.
A review of this description has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and requirements are essential job functions.
Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other employees.