Shift Quality Line Leader 

LOCATION: Hanover / Pennsylvania (US-PA), United States | BRAND: Sheppard | REQUISITION ID: 2067 | JOB GRADE: 09 


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 primary responsibility of this position is to plan, manage and evaluate the work of inspectors to ensure customers’ expectations are met.  Must exercise continuous leadership to focus plant efforts on priorities to accomplish plant’s short and long range objectives.  Partner with Human Resources and Quality Control Manager for resolution of employment and disciplinary issues.

•    Direct, coach and develop staff; review daily logs and promptly resolve inspection issues
•    Collaborate with other departments regarding orders and delivery schedules
•    Recommend improvements in production methods, equipment operating procedures and working conditions
•    Lead, train and coordinate the activities of other staff  
•    Other duties as assigned


In addition to the knowledge, skills and abilities of the Fiber Optic Inspector:

•    Analytical and problem solving skills
•    Ability to work well under pressure
•    Leadership:  a demonstrated ability to lead people and get results through others
•    Ability to manage multiple priorities 
•    Strong team player


General shop and machine tool noise, dirt, dust, sand, grease, high temperatures and fumes from the operation of machines and equipment.  Normal working position is standing or walking through out the plant.  Some repetitive lifting/moving is required, depending on the daily assignment or tasks being performed.  Physical ability to wear respirator and safety equipment required. The weight can range anywhere from 1 to 95 lbs in which proper lifting/moving techniques are required.  


Two years in a progressive Quality Control role preferred; Experience as Working Leader supervising the work of others 


Monday-Friday 2pm-10pm core hours + overtime


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
- 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

Nearest Major Market: York PA
Nearest Secondary Market: Lancaster