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Tenneco Inc.

Quality Auditor

Tenneco Inc. - Jeffersonville, IN

Quality Auditor




Quality Auditor

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Job Description


Inspect parts at various stages of production operations (beginning, in-process and completed) using statistical sampling techniques and following printed inspection procedures to evaluate the quality of products to customer specifications. Support quality requirements and manufacturing operations with receiving inspection, gage calibration, CMM layout and customer liaison as required. Perform tasks assigned by the Quality Manager to ensure customer satisfaction.


Measure dimensions and features for conformance to blueprint specifications using various types of measuring instruments such as fixed gauges, templates, micrometers, calipers, height gauges, comparator, surface plates, indicators, and optical comparators.

Use proper inspection methods, such as clamping, positioning and staging, for completion of measurement to parts, gauges and/or fixtures, reference datums and surfaces.

Work with manufacturing supervisors to schedule priority of jobs to be inspected daily.

Verify measuring equipment is in proper working order/condition.

Inspect incoming products per inspection plans.

Reject or accept partial or entire production lots according to established conformance criteria.

After performing inspections, records findings on inspection reports, quality history records, statistical process control charts/reports and quality rejection tags.

Perform job within acceptable safety, environmental, quality, productivity and performance standards as outlined in plant policies, handbooks and applicable work instructions.

Overtime as required/requested.


Assist operators in verifying part dimensions to specifications, including use of inspection and interpretation of drawings, routings and Tenneco or customer manufacturing standards.

Participate in the PPAP process and PSW runs

Communicate with other shift inspectors to ensure smooth, efficient transition between shifts.

Perform quality audits, evaluate trends and support corrective action activities.

Provide technical knowledge to production areas as well as all support departments.

Notify appropriate persons when inspections indicate progressive deterioration or nonconformance to specifications in product quality, so corrections can be made in machine processes or operating procedures and/or recommends correction procedures to design methods or processes.

Submit Continuous Improvement ideas.

Perform daily routine clean-up operations in work area.

Support ISO/TS-16949 efforts by compliance with quality policies and procedures.

*This list may not be all-inclusive and may include other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Required Experience


Possess a high school diploma or GED

Experience with ISO9001/TS16949 Quality System and associated requirements (APQP, FMEA, Control Plans, PPAP)

Knowledge of SPC, GD&T, blueprint reading

Good computer skills

Good written and oral communications skills

Must be able to work under minimal supervision

Job Location

Jeffersonville, Indiana, United States

Position Type


We are an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to gender, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color, gender identity, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected class.

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Tenneco Inc.


Quality Auditor Tenneco Inc. - Jeffersonville, IN, United States


Location: Jeffersonville, IN

Company Profile:
Tenneco Inc. (NYSE: TEN) is one of the world's leading designers, manufacturers and distributors of clean air and ride performance products and systems for the automotive, commercial truck and off-highway markets and the aftermarket. The company is well-balanced across end-markets, geographic regions, customers, product lines and vehicle platforms