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Job ID: 45317

Manufacturing Technician 
Our client is seeking a Manufacturing Technician to join their team in Tualatin, OR. 

Perform electro-mechanical assemblies with or without BKM (Best known method) assembly instruction.
Document and create BKM based on existing assembly process and support manufacturing engineer on continued process improvement including cycle time/takt time reduction.
Understand Lean manufacturing process and support implementation.
Able to read and interpret manufacturing documentations including drawing, schematics, P&ID, BOM (Bill of material), wiring diagram, BKM (Best known method) work instructions.
Proficient in NCM (Non-conforming material) process and disposition.
Support and manage inventory control and workflow management.
Update ERP/electronic manufacturing tracking system and report assembly progress as well as RMA to production manager.
Assist manufacturing manager in developing and implementing appropriate systems to measure Department efficiencies, product quality, and performance.
Perform in process inspection as well as final inspection.
Performs high quality soldering and adheres to established company manufacturing guidelines.
Performs final system Q.A. on individual assembly work – reports any problems per established company manufacturing guidelines.
Tests and calibrates parts, mechanisms, and sub-assemblies to meet tolerances and specifications for internal products.
Responsible for individual station record keeping, cleanliness, and adherence to OSHA and company safety guidelines.    

Require high school diploma or equivalent.
Associate degree in manufacturing, machine technology, electro-mechanical integration is plus.
Relevant certifications preferred in Quality Auditor, Quality Improvement Associate, Six Sigma.
Quality inspection, auditing and testing experience preferred.
Experience with implementation of corrective action programs preferred.
Product or industry-specific experience.
Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office product.
Knowledge of tools, concepts and methodologies of manufacturing QA.
Knowledge of relevant regulatory requirements.
Attention to detail.
Excellent communication skills - verbal and written.
Good judgment.
Solid decision-making.
Customer service orientation.

Physical Requirements and working conditions
Work involves sitting, walking, standing, bending, and stooping for long periods of time.
Lifting to 25 pounds
Requires close visual acuity and ability to distinguish color.
Warehouse and office environments.

Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.

About VanderHouwen 
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.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws. 


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