Intern, Quality Technician 

LOCATION: Hanover / Pennsylvania (US-PA), United States | BRAND: Sheppard | REQUISITION ID: 6530 | JOB GRADE: 0

| ON-SITE/REMOTE: On-site 


Founded in 1937, R.H. Sheppard Co. Inc. has a rich history of innovative design and American manufacturing excellence. Headquartered in Hanover, Pa., our dedicated team of over 700 employees supply components for the trucking and transportation industry worldwide. We are a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC and a proud member of Knorr-Bremse.

Whatever your career path – whether it’s product innovation through engineering, working directly with our customers, manufacturing quality products or supporting our business in some other way, Sheppard – a Bendix CVS Company – delivers. Visit us online at



The Quality Technician Intern participates in quality improvement teams to identify and solve quality problems, conducts audits of company quality, material, process and technical requirements and identifies discrepancies. Assists in follow up for corrective action with areas at fault and supports manufacturing activities through auditing/monitoring of quality processes. Helps analyzes and solves quality problems, performs laboratory inspection/test, measures product/process performance, all in the promotion of continuous improvements.  


1. Inspects products using gauges, coordinate measuring machine, scales, oscilloscope and vision prior to shipment.
2. Follows written and/or verbal instructions from Supervisors.
3. Generates spreadsheets for data collection.
4. Reconciles final inspection documentation for shipments.
5. Interacts with team members, leads, supervisors, and managers as needed.
6. Tests incoming raw materials.
7. Makes and revises set ups on test stands calibrated by others.
9. Performs record-keeping duties.
10. Performs minor maintenance of quality lab equipment, as required, wipes and keeps machines, and tools.
11. Reports recognized defective material and equipment to supervisor.
12. Follows all aspects of Standardized Work Instructions.
13. Understands and adhere to current health, safety, and environmental policies (ISO14001). Is empowered to identify, stop, and communicate or escalate appropriate action in regards to safety, health, and environmental concerns.
14. Understands current quality policies and procedures (IATF 16949). Is empowered to identify, stop, and communicate or escalate appropriate action in regards to product quality.
15. Performs other duties as requested, directed, or assigned.


Completion of high school diploma and enrolled in an undergraduate Engineering program, working toward Engineering Degree.
Must be able to work in a team orientated environment.

What does Sheppard have to offer you? 

  • Work/life balance that includes Paid Vacation & Holiday Paid Time Off 
  • 401k Plan with Company matching 
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Educational Assistance Program (Tuition Reimbursement)
  • Wellness Program and incentives
  • On-site Health Clinic/Healthcare
  • Health and Welfare Insurance Benefits that start on your 1st day of employment:
    • Company-Paid Benefits:
      • Basic Life Insurance
      • Basic Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
      • Short Term Disability
      • Business Travel Accident Insurance
      • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    • Voluntary Employee-Paid Benefits:
      • Medical and Prescription insurance
      • Dental insurance
      • Vision insurance
      • Supplemental Life Insurance Plans
      • Supplemental AD&D insurance for Employee and Family
      • Long Term Disability
      • Accident Plan
      • Critical Illness Plan
      • Hospital Indemnity Plan
      • Legal
      • Identity Theft and Fraud Protection

R.H. Sheppard Co. Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.