Exide Technologies

Quality Auditor (1st Shift) - Manchester

Requisition ID
Position Type
Regular Full-Time


Responsible for inspections and tests of product, process or material for all product areas. Occasionally required to perform laboratory testing. Will carry out 1st piece and machine/set-up inspections, reporting all nonconformances to identify cause and appropriate corrective action. Works within established policies, procedures, practices and regulations.


To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Perform inspection and tests for any departmental area assigned.

  • Visually inspect and report defects on products produced or received within the area assigned and initiate hold tags.

  • Assure set-ups, adjustments and 1st piece inspections of equipment are conducted prior to starting of production runs and coordinate.

  • Coordinate equipment problems with department supervisor and maintenance personnel.

  • Report and log all daily defects and maintain a complete history of files by department.

  • Coordinate quality discrepancies with production supervisors and quality control to resolve quality problems.

  • Operate equipment for assigned area such as digital voltmeters, scales, shear test, high rate, etc.

  • Conduct laboratory tests as directed by the Quality Assurance Manager.

  • Assist in training of new Quality Assurance Auditors as needed.

  • Performs other responsibilities and duties assigned by manager


The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • High school diploma or GED is required.

  • Education or experience with a math/science background is preferred. A post high school education is preferred.

  • Previous Quality Assurance experience is preferred and previous battery experience in Quality insurance is preferred.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  Able to see, hear and speak; able to sit, stand for at least two hours at a time, sit, bend, craw, squat, kneel and climb able to use both arms and hands to use a computer and peripherals and lift 40 pounds from floor level, able to work below ground level in confined spaces and on stationary or mobile elevated platforms, able to wear respirator and other PPE as required, able to climb stairs.  Able to work extended shifts and weekends as needed.


Able to work inside or outside the plant environment and in all climate conditions.  Exposed to lead, fumes, chemicals, operating equipment, and vehicles.

EEO Statement

Exide Technologies is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

About Exide

Exide Technologies (www.exide.com) is a global provider of stored electrical energy solutions—batteries and associated equipment and services for transportation and industrial markets. With 128 years of industry experience and operating in more than 80 countries, Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products that keep customers and their businesses powering forward. Leading car, truck and lift truck manufacturers trust Exide as an original equipment supplier, and Exide serves the transportation and industrial aftermarket through a comprehensive portfolio of products and services. The Company’s extensive sales, distribution and service network provides flexibility and quality for an exceptional customer experience.

At Exide Technologies, It All Starts Now. History and scale, combined with a start-up mentality, make Exide the faster, more nimble, more innovative, more digital, and more responsive alternative for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier. Exide is "the 128 Year Old Start-Up," and the Company is moving forward—bringing the energy of the “new Exide” to customers around the world.


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