Ryder System Quality Inspector in BURNSVILLE, Minnesota

Opportunity Details:

Position Description:

Essential Job Functions:

  • Perform Production Part Approval Process (PPAP)

  • Inspections of purchased and manufactured materials, parts and assembles

  • Read, interpret and work from blueprints

  • Use measurement device line

  • Use computer software, including but not limited to Microsoft Office and SAP

  • Communicating nonconforming product issues to suppliers, buyers and planners as necessary

  • Accurately maintain documentation and records in accordance with policies and procedures

  • Actively participates and contributes to their assigned teams: support organizational goals and objectives

  • Effectively prioritize and recognize issues of critical importance and conduct internal audits

  • Maintain a safe working environment as a condition of employment

  • Maintain productivity standard within operational area

  • Maintain a strong attendance record in accordance with Ryder policy

  • Other duties as assigned

Marginal Job Functions:

  • Ensure group compliance with company, client and governmental policies and regulations

  • Creating charts from queries, collected data and reports


  • Technical degree is a plus

  • SAP or similar experience preferred

  • Experience in a parts high volume warehouse

  • 1-2 years experience with Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) preferred

  • 1-2 years experience reading blue prints preferred

  • 1-2 years experience using basic and precision measuring tools to measure parts preferred

  • 2-3 years experience in Microsoft Office preferred

  • 1-2 years experience with vendor management preferred

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Detail oriented and able to prioritize with strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of changing situations under stress

  • Drive resolutions to include follow up

  • Bending/Squatting

  • Carrying/lifting/pulling/pushing up to 50 pounds

  • Able to walk on concrete floor for at least 8 hours per day


  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred

  • Minimum of two years of related warehouse and powered industrial lift experience required

  • Ability to read, do basic mathematics, understand and respond to written and verbal instructions in English for the purposes of safety, work instructions, policies, etc.

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted

  • Ability to input data into computer system

  • Work overtime as assigned


  • Read, interpret, and apply Warehouse Management System (WMS) order instructions

  • Recognize and correct potential process errors before actions adversely affect the customer

  • Recognize damaged product at any point in the warehousing process and take appropriate action when discovered.

  • Pull orders accurately as assigned

  • Stage orders according to carrier location and verify: number of pallets picked as well as stage location

  • Prepare receiving, storage and shipping documentation retaining product accountability throughout the logistical process

  • Be aware of and follow location and work center Safety and Security policies and procedures

  • May be required to train others in various warehouse functions, including the safe operation of various powered industrial lift equipmen, perform housekeeping duties and other duties as assigned

  • Operate fork-lift equipment or other warehouse machinery

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition 2016-35241

Job Locations US - MN - BURNSVILLE

Posted Date 11/29/2016

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 5251