Our client is seeking a Manufacturing Specialist to join their team.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Primary Tasks (80%)
Uses work instructions, shop planning, and other standard work documents.
Starts-up and shuts down machines.
Operates Multimatics and Duomatics, as well as other equipment.
Assembles and packages multiple chain types.
Places orders for maintenance, materials, and other supplies via electronic system.
Verifies parts, process, and paperwork per documentation.
Correctly follows processes and instruction.
Performs minor machine adjustments and maintenance.
Records production information appropriately on paperwork and in other systems.
Performs part change.
Accurately documents required information, including timekeeping information.
Appropriately communicates issues clearly and in a timely manner.
Maintains a clean, organized, and safe workplace.
Secondary Tasks (20%)
Performs and records necessary Quality checks, including sensor, droop, mylar and other checks as required by instructions and policies.
Communicates any quality deviations as required by documentation.
Performs machine checks as required by instructions, policies, and other requirements.
Retrieves and moves components, parts, or other materials in a safe manner, as required.
Isolates, sorts and/or tests components, parts, or other materials, as needed.
Updates production boards or systems, as required.
Relieves other machine operators for meetings, breaks, or lunches, as required.
Possible additional use of computer software, email, SAP, etc.
Actively participates in meetings, trainings, and discussions, including DMS meetings, TPM meetings, Continuous Improvement events, and Kaizen Events.
Other duties, as assigned.
Safety Responsibilities (100%)
Understands and follows safety procedures at all times.
Wears required safety equipment.
Reports injuries, accidents, and hazards immediately.
Exercises caution and situational awareness.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Able to read and write English effectively so successful applicant can complete the recommended training as documented in MyLearning in SuccessFactors.
Knowledge & Experience
Previous job related or department experience preferred but not required
Good work performance required.
Ability to work any shift and change shifts when needed.
Willing to work overtime, as needed.
Ability to adapt to and accept change.
Demonstrated flexibility, customer focus and quality commitment required.
Demonstrated ability to collaborate as part of a team.
Exhibits a high standard of professional integrity and respect for others.
Demonstrate ability and willingness to learn; seek out development activities to improve skills and increase knowledge; learn from others and own mistakes.
Ability to understand instructions with minimal need for additional direction.
Ability to understand and follow safety procedures, work rules, and work policies.
Must be available for all of the following shifts (rotating shift schedule):
Day shift: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Swing shift: 4:00 p.m. to midnight
Graveyard shift: Midnight to 7:30 a.m.
Or when assigned to a special shift determined by department needs
Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.
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