Date:  Jun 7, 2024
Country/Region:  US
City:  Hopkinsville
Company:  G.A. Kentucky (GAKY)




INCA05-Quality Engineer


Who are we:

Antolin is a leading global automotive supplier, we are experts in designing, manufacturing, and supplying innovative solutions for vehicles around the world. Our product portfolio includes trim, headliners, and acoustic systems, as well as lighting and other interior systems. We offer comprehensive solutions with a focus on quality, safety, and sustainability. Our products are used in many of the world’s leading car brands. In fact, three out of four cars nowadays, have interiors made by Antolin.



With over 140 plants in 26 countries, Antolin has achieved this strong industry presence through over seventy years of working with our customers in order to develop a complete cycle of component manufacturing, from their conception and design, through the development and validation stages, to their industrialisation and sequenced delivery.



We are working hard on spearheading the transformation that the automotive industry is currently experiencing with regard to vehicle interiors by collaborating with our customers. We do so in order to develop more sustainable and technologically advanced vehicles that are also adapted to the new needs and requirements of their passengers.



As part of this transformation, Antolin is committed to a sustainable business model that focuses on and creates value for all its stakeholders, including its customers, employees, investors, suppliers, and society.




The aim of this position is to achieve customer satisfaction through continuous improvement of the plant’s production processes and adherence to the quality system, reducing waste as much as possible.




  • Participate actively in department meetings.
  • Follow up on department KPIs on a regular basis in order to measure the efficiency of their activity. Set-up action plan accordingly.
  • Ensure proper reporting on a monthly basis in a timely manner related to CPKs, One Pager in the plant under the role’s responsibility.
  • Ensure proper reporting on a monthly basis in a timely manner related to Roadmap/Quality Walls/NQC, Report/Product audits
  • Use and understand Antolin Apps in order to get monthly reports from the system and validate the accuracy to report accordingly.
  • Design, develop, and implement proper quality control guidelines to guarantee continuous improvement and follow-up with customers.
  • Actively participate in Product/Process audit on a weekly/monthly basis to make sure quality systems are properly in place and working.
  • Actively lead the problem resolution activities, making sure to protect customers with the proper adherence to our procedures.
  • Apply customer requirements.
  • Train and mentor quality personnel when required or needed.
  • Calibrate, validate, and maintain records of tools and checking fixtures in their respectable areas.
  • Fulfil any new task or additional reasonable request deemed necessary by the supervisor.



For our Quality Engineer, we are looking for:

  • Excellent knowledge of GD8 problem solving resolution.
  • Good knowledge APQP, PPAP, Control Plan, MEF, MSA, SPC.
  • Good knowledge of IATF 16949, VDA 6.3, GD&T ASME Y 14.5 M-1994.
  • Good knowledge in process audit and calibration.
  • Good knowledge of carpets and plastics and the headliner and soft trim assembly process.
  • Good Microsoft Office Skills, including Outlook, Word, Excel, and Powerpoint.
  • Good knowledge of customer applications



What can we offer you:

  • You will be part of a highly engaged multinational with international career opportunities.
  • We offer you a learning journey adapted to your professional experience.
  • You will work on international projects for world- renowned companies in Automotive sector.
  • You can find an Open Environment to learn new technologies.
  • We can offer you a competitive salary, benefits and valuable OEM discounts.



Here at Antolin, we are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our workplace. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to any of these protected characteristics. We encourage applications from all individuals and strongly support diversity in our workplace. We strive to create an inclusive environment for everyone, and we are committed to treating everyone in a fair and equitable manner. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment.



This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities. The Company reserves the right to revise the job description at any time. Duties, responsibilities or activities may change or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice. The employee must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily. If requested, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable employees with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job, absent undue hardship.