Production Technician

Location: Hampton, IA

Job Title: Manufacturing Process Technician

Location: Hampton, Iowa

Salary: $55-65K

Job Summary of the Manufacturing Process Technician: The Manufacturing Process Technician is responsible for overseeing and optimizing manufacturing processes, enhancing production efficiency, reducing waste, and ensuring products meet quality and safety standards.

Job Responsibilities of the Manufacturing Process Technician:

  • Developing or revising standard operational and working practices.
  • Reviewing production and operating reports and resolving operational, manufacturing problems to ensure minimum costs and prevent operational delays.

§ Examining documents such as blueprints, drawings, change orders, and specifications to verify completeness and accuracy of data.

§ Being responsible for identifying and implementing continuous improvement projects to improve safety, quality, delivery, and cost of assigned manufacturing operations.

§ Confer with planning and design staff concerning product design and tooling to ensure efficient production methods.

  • Confers with management, engineering, and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules, and other considerations to facilitate production processes.

§ Utilize data analysis tools to analyze current manufacturing processes to identify areas for improvement, including inefficiencies, bottlenecks, and potential safety hazards.

§ Develop and design optimized manufacturing processes that improve production efficiency, reduce costs, and ensure product quality.

§ Implement strategies for continuous process improvement, including the integration of new technologies and methodologies.

§ Provide training to manufacturing personnel on new processes and procedures, ensuring their understanding and adherence to safety protocols.

§ Maintain comprehensive documentation of manufacturing processes, including standard operating procedures (SOPs), work instructions, and process manuals.

Education & Experience of the Manufacturing Process Technician:

§ Comprehensive knowledge of engineering principles, methods, and various processes, tools, and related manufacturing equipment is required.

§ Experience using personal computers with a focus on Microsoft Office Suite is required.

§ Preferred experience with ERP/MRP applications.

§ Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to assess complex manufacturing processes and identify areas for improvement.

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