Schellhardt's Consulting Services

Automotive - Aerospace - Heavy Industrial

My Resume


'2003 - Current

Independent Quality Contractor - 1099 Contractor

Transit - Automotive - Aerospace - Various other industries

Services: Customer/Supplier Quality Liaison, Launch Support, Vendor Expediting, Source Inspections, Suspect Product Sorting - Containment - Rework, Quality Management Systems development and implementation, APQP/PPAP Support - Development/Implementation. Supporting companies like: General Motors Wentzville Assembly Plant, Guardian Automotive, ALPS Automotive, Bowling Green Metal Forming, AIMS Systems, Zanesville Acoustics, PALL Corporation, Unitek, Cooper Bussmann, Toyota, AISIN, B.O.S. and many more.

Current Project: 3.5 year project starting September 2014 with Kinkisharyo for LA Metro performing Vendor Surveillance and Quality Audits.


'1983 - '1987

Metal Stampings & Wire Forming Contract Manufacturer

Manufacturing Services Administrator

Coordinate all production control activities, i.e. quotation of new jobs, purchasing, machine-loading, man-loading, job costing and product quality. Supported launch of new products for Outboard Marine Company, Lawn Boy and various other companies.

'1987 - '2003

Tier 1 Automotive Parts Contract Manufacturer

Manufacturing Quality Project Manager

Lead cross functional teams on multiple, concurrent, multisite projects from design conception to product launch. Served as launch team leader on all new product launches assigned. Manage all quality related functions, i.e. APQP/PPAP. Supported launches for General Motors, Ford, Chrysler, Toyota, Nike, Kimberly-Clark, Rehau, Valeo, Flexingate, Microsoft, Kyocera, Motorola and many more.

 Quality Systems


To learn more, please visit Keith Schellhardt on LinkedIn.

Hope to hear from you soon!