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Lenco Industries
10 Betnr Industrial Drive
Pittsfield, MA 01201

Phone:413-443-7359
Fax:413-443-2419
Website:armoredtrucks.com

Company Description:
Lenco is the nation’s leading designer and manufacturer of Tactical Armored Security Vehicles for Response and Rescue missions. We serve all Law Enforcement, Military and Government security agencies and are a prominent supplier both domestically and internationally. Lenco is a privately-held, family-owned company in business since 1981. We have 110 employees and three manufacturing facilities in Pittsfield, MA. with nearly 160,000 sf of factory and office space. Lenco armored vehicles are in all the top US cities and in use in over 45 countries around the world. Our business is growing and we are expanding to meet worldwide demand. Please visit www.LencoArmor.com to learn more.

Job Title:
Quaity Control Manager
Salary Range:Location:
Pittsfield
Job Type:Category:
Full TimeQuality Control
Education Level:Work Experience:
Associate Degree
Preferred
3+
Required
Skills/Certifications/Licenses:
Quality Related Activity in a Manufacturing Environment - Preference: Required
ISO 9000 - Preference: Required
Six Sigma - Preference: Required
Lean Manufacturing - Preference: Required
Description:
JOB SUMMARY: The Quality Control Manager is responsible for ensuring that each vehicle is up to Lenco specifications during all steps in the manufacturing process up to and including the finished product. The Quality Control Manager enhances, implements and manages our quality control systems.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
• Supervise, assist and direct the work of all Quality Control staff
• Check accuracy of paperwork and records for incoming vehicles
• Visually and manually inspect and test vehicles before, during and after the manufacturing process
• Complete inspections within the shop area, parking area, on the road and in the quality control department to ensure road readiness
• Test vehicles to ensure they are properly manufactured and that they meet all customer specifications
• Accept and reject produced, both internally and vendor purchased, products as necessary
• Partner with Production Manager, Production Supervisor and/or Crew Chief to achieve efficient repair
• Complete all documentation including inspection sheets, certificates, and receipts applying signatures as appropriate
• Identify abnormalities and provide repair orders as needed to the appropriate departments
• Identify areas of process improvement, cost and waste reduction
• Road test all vehicles
• Undertake relevant training and development as required
• Carry out work orders within a realistic timeline ensuring that deadlines are met
• Maintain cooperative working relationships and demonstrate sensitivity to and respect for a diverse population
• Develop Quality Control policies
• Record all hours worked accurately

ADDITIONAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
• Perform some product repairs
• Weigh each finished vehicle
• Measure fluid levels, check lubricant, inspect workmanship and/or gauge product quality
• Work in an efficient and timely manner
• Maintain a clean and tidy work area
• Perform miscellaneous duties such as washing, cleaning and minor paint touch ups
• Adhere to and carry out existing Lenco Industries work practices, procedures and policies
• Maintain confidentiality and observe data protection and associated guidelines where appropriate
• Understand and comply with Lenco safety and environmental policies
• Other duties as assigned
Requirements:
INTERACTION WITH:
• Operations Manager
• Production Manager
• Production Supervisor
• Crew Chiefs
• Engineering

SUPERVISORY AUTHORITY:
• All Quality Control staff

EXPERIENCE:
• Three (3) to five (5) years of Quality related activity in a manufacturing environment
• ISO 9000
• Six Sigma
• Lean Manufacturing

EDUCATION:
• High School Diploma or GED equivalent required
• Degree in Quality, Mechanical, Manufacturing or Electrical Engineering preferred

CERTIFICATIONS:
• Valid Driver License

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
• Meticulous attention to detail
• Ability to work independently in the absence of supervision
• Excellent listening skills
• Take and understand measurements
• Ability to follow directions
• Meet deadlines
• Trouble shooting skills
• Basic math skills required (add, subtract, divide and multiply)
• Reading abilities required (including blueprints)
• Ability to write legibly
• Follow safety and materials policies and procedures
• Basic computer skills
• Automotive experience preferred
• Some welding skills preferred

EQUIPMENT USED:
• Scale
• Various hand tool
• Torch wrench
• Pneumatic tools
• Measuring devices
• Thermometer
• Computer

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
• Must be able to pass physical exam
• Ability to lift a minimum of 70 lbs.
• Ability to exert maximum force to pull, and carry objects
• Must be able to climb into, onto and under vehicle
• Extended periods of sitting, standing, bending, squatting and kneeling
• A minimum 20/40 vision with or without corrective lenses
• Good hearing

SAFETY REQUIREMENTS:
• Lenco Industries supports and complies with all Federal and State Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) requirements. All employees are required to comply with and participate in all Lenco Industries’ SHE programs. Safety is everyone’s responsibility. Working safely is a precondition of employment.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
• Heated and well-ventilated factory with bright lighting and epoxied floors
• Work shirts provided
• Team Environment with periodic company luncheons and celebratory functions
• Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions


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