Paccar Winch Inc. Quality Specialist (Grade 22) Job in Louisville, Kentucky
Quality Specialist (Grade 22) Job
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Date: Mar 24, 2021
Location: Louisville, KY, US
Job Title: Quality Specialist Company Information
PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. PACCAR designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines and also provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business.
Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services — you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!
Dynacraft, a PACCAR Company, is headquartered in McKinney, TX. a suburb of Dallas. Dynacraft is a diversified global manufacturer of PACCAR medium- and heavy-duty truck parts sold under Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF nameplates. For fifty years Dynacraft has provided the company’s truck divisions and PACCAR Parts division with high quality components, subassemblies, and specialized services. Dynacraft has production facilities in , Louisville, KY. and McKinney, TX.
The Quality Specialist has a wide variety of roles ranging from administrative, record-keeping and report writing to hands-on manufacturing support work and physical handling of non-conforming product, returned goods and suspect material. The Quality Specialist spends a significant amount of time resolving problems and communicating important information to Dynacraft’s customers, suppliers and employees. In addition, the Quality Specialist will participate in important technical quality work such as process behavior studies, data analysis, part measurements, tool & fixture validation, equipment calibration, equipment upkeep and warranty analysis.
This role will be a quality role that focuses on-site customer support. This individual with report at the Peterbilt plant in Denton daily with 2-3 visits back to the Dynacraft plant quarterly in McKinney. This is an evening shift role taking the pass down notes from the Day Shift Quality Specialist to continue support throughout the evening. A daily report on significant activities and escalation critical issues to Quality Manager in a timely manner will be expected.
Job Functions / Responsibilities
Read, understand and stay current with Dynacraft and PACCAR standard procedures
Help develop and execute quality system objectives
Communicate with suppliers, customers and Dynacraft employees regarding customer complaints and suspect material
Contribute to the continuous improvement of Dynacraft’s Quality Management System, manufacturing processes and business processes
Inspect material and discuss facts with quality and production personnel
Audit manufacturing and manufacturing support processes
Perform calibration and manage calibration devices
Calculate metrics and write concise reports, typically with significant graphical content
Provide back-up support including calibration & validation, material review, returned goods handling, handling of customer complaints and document control
Perform other duties as determined by customer need and workload
Qualifications & Skills
Strong desire to learn new skills and to teach others
Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
Safely lift up to 35 lbs., handle materials and do physical work as determined by workload
Basic understanding of lean principles
Data collection and data analysis experience
Familiar with Quality Management methods and practices including ISO-9001
Basic understanding of root cause analysis and corrective action tools
Strong technical writing skills including flowcharting and graphs
Ability to interpret engineering drawings and specifications
Intermediate computer skills with MS Office Products
Education & Experience
A 2-year degree or equivalent relevant experience required
Minimum of 2 years hands-on manufacturing experience required
SAP experience desired
ISO-9001 or TS16949 familiarity
Six Sigma training desired
Additional Job Board Information
PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.