Dexter Axle

  • Quality Manager

    Location US-TN-Winchester
    Posted Date 1 month ago(5/23/2018 3:49 PM)
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  • Overview

    Dexter, the premier supplier and manufacturer of axles, doors, venting products and related components in the utility trailer, boat trailer, recreational vehicle, heavy duty and manufactured housing markets, has an opportunity for a Quality Manager at Dexter Marine Products, LLC in Winchester, TN.


    Dexter is an industry leader with a highly developed distribution network and plants in the states of Indiana, Oklahoma, Georgia, California, Tennessee, Florida, and Texas and in the provinces of Ontario and Alberta in Canada. Dexter has achieved its many years of success through a commitment to the principles of superior quality, continuous improvement, and unparalleled customer service. 


    Dexter has achieved its many years of success through a commitment to the principles of superior quality, continuous improvement, and unparalleled customer service. In 2013, Dexter expanded our product offering with the acquisition of Unique Functional Products (UFP), a leading axle manufacturer in the marine industry. In the late 2014, Dexter Axle Company also acquired AL-KO Axis. In 2015 Dexter acquired the Titan Brake and Actuator business. In September 2016, Dexter purchased Rockwell American. In December of 2016, Dexter purchased the heavy duty axle and suspension manufacturing assets of Ingersoll Axles, along with the light duty axle manufacturing assets of Standen’s from the IMT Group. In February of 2017, Dexter purchased the axle, brake and actuation business assets from Tie Down Engineering.  Dexter is well known for providing superior quality, service, and support.


    For more information about our company, access Dexter's web site at


    Dexter offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits. Dexter’s benefits package includes Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, FSA, HSA, and 401(k) Plan with company contributions.

    Position Summary

    Reporting to the Plant General Manager, the Quality Manager will be responsible for ISO 9001 Quality System. Specific responsibilities include:

    • Ensure that processes needed for quality system are established, implemented, and maintained.
    • Direct personnel efforts in process control, incoming inspection, gage calibration, document control, internal auditing, training, SPC analysis, customer feedback, and corrective actions.
    • Schedule and chair quality meetings.
    • Perform regular process audits.
    • Develop and implement required quality documents.
    • Other duties as assigned by management.


    This position requires a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Industrial Technology, or a comparable discipline and at least 5+ years related manufacturing, Quality experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. ISO 9001, Lean manufacturing and/or Six Sigma experience is a plus. Candidate must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook.



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