Engineering Technician: Process Development
To facilitate process improvement for glass production using established continuous improvement methods and tools.
Primary goals to achieve with the production team: yield improvement, daily throughput, and productivity/efficiency.
Work within our ISO system to develop work instructions and travelers and process checks to ensure ongoing quality.
Processes to improve include raw material selection, cost reduction, glass scribing, part and machine set ups, machining, lapping, polishing, cleaning, and final inspection.
Problem solving, teamwork, good verbal and non-verbal communication skills, innovation, Microsoft Office software.
Desired Skills and Education:
2 or 4 year engineering or technical degree or equivalent manufacturing experience, LEAN and six sigma training, understanding of production flow and machining principles, Solid Works or CAD software, basic CAM knowledge.
1 opening on the Second Shift: Monday-Thursday with occassional Fridays
The Second Shift Lead assists, directs and coordinates the general work of a production cell. This position helps to ensure the cost effectiveness of production parts in accordance with delivery requirements, quality standards and procedures. This position has the authority and responsibility to make decisions that control the production process and correct quality problems. This position works together as a team with other production leads to ensure that overall company goals are achieved. Exhibits passion for continuous improvement in all areas. They also perform duties as operators and inspectors.
Leadership experience, manufacturing experience, teamwork skills, troubleshooting skills, creativity, ability to multi task, computer knowledge and experience with Microsoft software and ERP systems, and good written and verbal Communication Skills.
2-year degree or past job history desired; manufacturing background a plus
Further Description of Job Duties:
Stop in and fill out an application at 810 E. St. Paul St. Litchfield, MN or send resumes to Rebecca Nelson at Rebecca@irdglass.com
Questions Contact Rebecca@irdglass.com