AIRMAR TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION,
A world leader in innovative design and manufacturing of Ultrasonic transducers,
is recruiting for a
PRODUCTION TECHNICIAN II
Under minimal supervision, the Production Technician II will aid the Production Supervisor and Product Technician/Team Lead in performing first time builds (FARR's), training new personnel, and sharing best practices with the light Marine Team.
- Observes all safety regulations including personal protective equipment applicable to the use of electrical tooling and equipment and applicable to the use of chemicals including isopropyl alcohol, flux, solder, glues, and epoxies.
- Participates as a member of the Light Marine work team to produce and train on the more complex models and ensure timely delivery to its customers.
- Interacts positively as a team member with co-workers and supervision.
- Tests and troubleshoots Light Marine’s more complex models in accordance with BOM’s and work instructions.
- Effectively and efficiently communicates test/assembly issues brought forth by the Light Marine team to Supervision and Engineering to ensure timely resolution.
- Provides support to other team members working collaboratively to monitor and achieve the team’s KPI goals. Assists with training in area operations and offers guidance and tips on specific assemblies.
- Obtains and follows required documentation including BOMs, work instructions, travelers, and forms for product to be processed.
- Works with the lead Product Technician, Supervisor, and Engineering to ensure documentation for new products is ready for subsequent production builds.
- With other team member’s support, facilitates and contributes to product, process, and production improvements.
- Participates in the FAAR sign-off process and pre-production builds.
- Locates and gathers job materials per BOM and work instructions. Organizes materials, tools and test equipment based on the BOM and work instruction requirements and assembly best practices.
- Reports production challenges to the appropriate personnel.
- Performs product inspections prior to encapsulation per work instructions and sets aside defective material. Contacts proper personnel for immediate review and feeds back information on nonconformance to the appropriate party.
- Performs 1st piece inspections across all product lines at the beginning of the shift and when a new build is started.
- Supports requests for special tests and/or builds for new product/design efforts received from Engineering. Provides feedback to Engineering, Supervision, and assembly personnel regarding updates to processes.
- Communicates with Supervisors, peers and co-workers via email, phone, and face-to-face discussions in order to meet department goals and deadlines.
- Minimum of 2-4 years of experience in an electro-mechanical manufacturing environment.
- Post High School courses or certificate in an Engineering / technical discipline preferred.
- Problem solving, communication, and reasoning skills needed.
- Electrical testing experience and ability to read and understand BOMS, work instructions and prints.
- Familiar with Microsoft office suite.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND ABILITIES:
- Individuals must possess knowledge, skills and abilities or be able to explain and demonstrate that the individual can perform the primary functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities and to possess the necessary physical requirement, with or without the aid of mechanical devices, to safely perform the primary functions of the job.
- The ability to bend downward and forward by bending spine at the waist; bend legs at knee, to come to rest on knee or knees, bend the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine; extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction; use upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward, or outward, use upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion; raise objects from a lower to a higher position or move objects horizontally from position to position; to pinch, pick or otherwise primarily work with fingers. Primary functions are performed sitting or standing or a combination of both.
- Visual acuity sufficient for work which deals largely with reading, writing and computer work.
- Ability to perform repetitive or routine duties working from detailed instructions and under standard procedures.
- Ability to endure periods of heavy workload.