Caterpillar, Inc. Quality Specialist (Hodges, South Carolina) - 3rd Shift in Hodges, South Carolina
Quality Specialist (Hodges, South Carolina) - 3rd Shift
We are currently looking for experienced Quality Specialist's to join our talented Hodges, South Carolina team!
We are currently seeking a Quality Specialist to join Team Caterpillar. You will be responsible for audits where you will analyze special problems arising from faulty methods and recommend corrective measures. You are also responsible for meeting all safety, quality and productivity standards.
Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
Performing a variety of inspection functions to check quality and accuracy of in-process parts
Inspects and accepts and/or rejects purchased gauges or gauging equipment
Analyze special problems arising from faulty methods
Performs salvage weld operations on miscellaneous parts
Lays out parts using advanced mathematical calculations and precision inspection equipment
Operate equipment including forklift, man lift, maintenance truck, snow plow truck, Tractor license will be required
Noise levels of 85db or greater
Operate overhead cranes, jib cranes and hoists
Ability to read and interpret prints.
Lift up to 35lbs frequently
Work at multiple heights
Climb on equipment, machines, ladders, man lifts and various step stools
Stand for a minimum of 10 hour shifts with minimal breaks
Work various shifts and workday schedules including nights and weekends
Work in environment with frequently changing temperatures and all weather conditions
Exposure to magnets that may impact medical devices
Kneel, squat, and crawl on knees
Work in awkward positions, including forward reach, lateral reach, squat, overhead reaching, twisting and forward head and rotation of neck.
Work in tight spaces
Repetitive grasping, pushing, pulling rotating
Use of fine motor skills
Use of maintenance hand tools
Required Personal Protective Equipment: hearing protection, safety glasses, steel toed/metatarsal foot gear, and protective clothing and equipment including shock resistant gloves, fall restraint harnesses, jackets, chaps, helmet, grinding shield, etc.
- Minimum 1 year of previous manufacturing experience
Top candidates will also have:
Previous quality experience
Previous assembly or machine operating experience
Ability to work various shifts and flexible hours
3rd shift hours are Sunday-Thursday 7:00 PM to 5:30 AM.
Starting wages will range from $17.93-22.77 with an additional $.75 per hour shift differential for 3rd. Starting wages are based on qualifications and/or experience
Relocation assistance is not offered for this position
Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.caterpillar.com/careers.
Job Manufacturing & Supply Chain
Primary Location United States-South Carolina-Hodges
Unposting Date: May 31, 2019, 11:59:00 PM
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.
Relocation assistance is not available for this position. Any relocation costs incurred would be the responsibility of the selected applicant.
Req ID: 1900044H