Braking- Quality Lead | Smithville, TN | Tenneco

Braking- Quality Lead

Job Description

Tenneco completed the acquisition of Federal-Mogul, a leading global supplier to original equipment manufacturers and the aftermarket. The DRiV division of Tenneco combined the strengths of Tenneco, Federal-Mogul Motorparts and Öhlins Racing to become one of the largest multi-line, multi-brand aftermarket suppliers and one of the largest global original equipment (OE) ride performance and braking suppliers to the aftermarket, light vehicle and commercial vehicle customers. DRiV contributes ~$6B annually to Tenneco’s global revenue. 


Responsible for assigning work and providing leadership and directions to employees in assigned area(s).

Specific Duties:
Perform all assigned tasks in accordance with company procedures, expectations and work instructions.

Duties and tasks include, but are not limited to:
* Provide direction to employees in assigned area(s).
* Train operators per requirements of training and competency matrices.
* Lead problem solving effort whenever cell production deviates from the standard.
* Fill in for operators when they are absent or unavailable.
* Monitor production and record result on visual status board hourly.
* Begin escalation process whenever a non-standard condition (production, scrap, inventory, etc.) arises.
* Complete all reports and paperwork as required.
* Manage workflow to ensure production goals are met.
* Ensure equipment issues/repair needs are reported and/or addressed in a timely manner.
* Understand and be able to perform all jobs within assigned area as needed.
* Provide direction to assigned employees with regard to all Quality & Safety procedures.

Follow all policies, procedures and work instructions related to quality and product standards.

Monitor parts during process and alert Lead or Supervisor to any product concerns or non-conformances.

Follow all safety procedures and requirements. Report accidents, near misses and/or unsafe conditions immediately to the
Lead or Supervisor.

Perform other duties as assigned.


Required Skills

Basic reading, writing & math skills.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.