Finisher II 

LOCATION: Hanover / Pennsylvania (US-PA), United States | BRAND: Sheppard | REQUISITION ID: 2954 | 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 inspect products from components produced internally, while ensuring all quality standards are met.  Incumbent must follow inspection QCI’s (Quality Control Instructions) for the fiber optic inspection of castings.  Incumbent will work under minimal supervision.  Responsibilities captioned below are considered essential job functions:

•    Adhere to established safety procedures and 5 “ S ” standards (Sort, Set in order, Shine, Standardize and Sustain the cycle) required to perform daily duties in this position, including the proper techniques used in lifting/moving of parts
•    Perform various inspection jobs per written instructions 
•    Responsible for the operation of the fiber optic equipment 
•    Responsible for the operation of the ultrasonic (UT) inspection instrument and UT inspection process as outlined in the Quality Instructions.
•    Checks BHN by using Quality Control Instructions to determine frequency and gages needed 
•    Assists in removing internal flashing, sand, etc. from castings with blocked internal passages by using small hand tools and air guns 
•    Prepare castings for shipment by placing them in shipping containers 
•    Verify the quality of the first piece produced by Grinders; routinely audits as required
•    Utilize computer terminal to enter and retrieve data concerning B+N and lab status 
•    May use the following equipment and gages:  Ultrasound unit, wall thickness gage, fiber optic unit, calipers, vernier, scale, test weights and gogan hardness tester 
•    Will work with tolerances from 0 to 1/16, + 1 pound
•    Other duties as assigned; required being very flexible in their daily job  


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

•    Analytical, problem solving skills
•    Work well under pressure


eneral 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.  


Monday to Friday 6am to 2pm 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