Our client is looking for a Manufacturing Technician is responsible for executing technical projects related to process improvements, new product commercialization, and cost savings while assisting the manufacturing operation with administrative and technical support.
•Continually seek process and system improvements to increase production yields and productivity
•Under the guidance of senior engineers, assist in the execution of cost-savings/avoidance opportunities through process improvements that will result in significant financial contributions to the bottom-line
•Track and document all projects, detailing methods used, critical parameters, and detailed observations and conclusions.
•Communicate effectively with users to identify needs and evaluate alternative solutions.
•Regularly drive the audit of systems and processes to provide feedback/direction on improvement.
•Work with stakeholders to define scope, goals, budget, deliverables, required resources, and timeline.
•Manage the needs of both team members and stakeholders, acting as a mediator when necessary.
•Prepare and present project status during regularly scheduled and ad hoc project review meetings.
•Act as the primary backup for Production Supervisors for production coverage. This may include other operational tasks as determined by the Engineering Manager and Plant Manager.
TECHNICAL COMPETENCIES (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)
•Microsoft Office suite applications (to include Project and Sharepoint), Adobe Acrobat Writer, Photoshop.
•Use and understand a wide variety of manufacturing equipment and programs to enhance and support manufacturing processes
•Ability to manage various projects, multi-task, and assign tasks when required, amongst others
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
•Associate’s degree in a related field preferred
•Minimum 2 years of experience or an equivalent combination of both education and experience.
•Manufacturing experience is strongly preferred.
Eastridge is an Equal Opportunity Employer