Quality Team Lead Assembly 3rd Shift - Chattanooga, TN / Plant 1


US Gestamp Chattanooga, US, US Gestamp

Date:  Jun 23, 2024

Quality Team Lead Assembly 3rd Shift - Chattanooga, TN / Plant 1

Role Summary 

To provide guidance and direction with respect to product quality during the manufacturing of cold and hot metal 
stampings, laser cut metals, and robotically mig, spot, and projection welded assemblies by direct communication with 
production, engineering, tooling, maintenance and quality personnel.


Key Responsibilities 

  • Monitor and maintain the quality level of product.
  • Authorized to stop the line when quality defects are found. 
  • Use various tools, fixtures, measurement devices to analyze functionality of product.
  • Recognize and disposition of product requiring sort, rework or scrap based on customer specifications.
  • Document and complete required checks utilizing electronic or hard copy means to record product status.
  • Manage product containment activity when necessary and determine clean points with operational assistance.
  • Advise operators, supervision on current and historical part quality and acceptability.
  • Conduct fixture checks and perform first, middle and last checks on parts.
  • Participation in the Layered Process Audit schedule.
  • Participation in the Internal ISO 9001/IATF 16949 Audit schedule (applies only to certified ISO 9001/IATF 
  • 16949 internal auditors).
  • Participation and cooperation in answering questions and providing information for internal and external audits 
  • regarding or related to ISO 9001/IATF 16949, VDA 6.3, and customer standards.
  • Perform various other jobs as deemed necessary and appropriate.


Knowledge and Education 

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Experience in Quality Assurance in a manufacturing environment is required


Additional Information 

  • Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to  handle, manipulate, or feel objects, tools or controls, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, talk and hear
  • Employee must occasionally lift or move up to 50 pounds
  • While performing the duties of the job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate
  • The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences
  • The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so other will understand
  • The ability to concentrate on a task over a period of time without being distracted


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and seek to hire the best candidate regardless of age, beliefs, disability, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation.

About us

We are a multi-technology company present in over 20 countries and our team of over 40,000 is made up of 90 different nationalities. They are the driving force of our company, which designs, develops and produces parts for over 900 models of the leading vehicle manufacturers, and enable us to be one of the top suppliers worldwide.

Do you have what it takes to build the future of mobility with us?

- You will be joining a leading international group in the automotive sector with a clear commitment to innovation, a trail-blazer in Industry 4.0 and engaged with ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) criteria.

- This is an opening to build a career in a global environment with many opportunities to grow both professionally and personally by participating and leading innovative and international projects.

- You will find a supportive and friendly environment where the emphasis is on team work, continuous improvement, trust, a dynamic spirit and thinking outside the box, and a passion for a job well done.

- You will be working with highly qualified professionals as Gestamp is committed to the ongoing training of our teams.

Join the Gestamp team!