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Garmin International Process Technician-Auto OEM Team (2nd Shift) in Manhattan, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11396864 As a leading worldwide provider of navigation devices and wearable technology, our focus is on developing, designing and supporting superior products. Our advanced technology promotes performance, safety and ease of use in every market we serve. That makes us an engineering and technology company with a keen focus on recruiting talent in those fields. But the same vertical integration business model that keeps all design and manufacturing processes in-house also gives us the incentive to hire top performers from different backgrounds, including operations, finance and accounting, information technology, sales, marketing and communications.In operations and facilities, we literally do it all?in-house. We are looking for skilled, energetic individuals who want to join our quality, international shipping, manufacturing, office services, planning, purchasing, receiving, returns and warehouse teams. These associates do everything from delivering packages and purchasing supplies to assembling aviation panel mounts and ensuring our large shipments of goods are exported according to applicable international laws. Together, they proactively support associates and customers alike. If you?re ready to work ? and have fun, too ? come, help us put the pieces together!We are looking for a full-time Process Technician for our headquarters in the Greater Kansas City area.? In this role, you?ll assist Process Engineers with tooling, process, and procedure design, write rework shop order work instructions and routings, and update and maintain work instructions, and implement Engineering Change Orders.? You?ll be the owner of special projects, if assigned, and coordinate and/or perform preventive maintenance on production equipment.? Other essential functions include:


+ Assist Process Engineers with the procurement and/or design of components, the fabrication of equipment or tooling and the implementations of process improvements


+ Plan or improve production methods including layout, production flow, tooling and production equipment, material, fabrication, and assembly methods requirements


+ Write rework shop order work instructions and routings


+ Update and maintain work instructions, and implement Engineering Change Orders


+ Assist manufacturing personnel with the setup, operation and troubleshooting of manufacturing equipment


+ Take ownership for special projects, as assigned


+ Coordinate and/or perform preventive maintenance on production equipment


+ Apply statistical methods to analyze product or process performance


+ Design, construct and manage production tools, jigs, and fixtures in accordance with documented Engineering requirements and Lean principles such as Poka Yoke


+ Train production staff


+ Control expenditures within limitations of project budget


+ Prepare recommendations for reorganization of workcells and job duties to increase efficiency and eliminate excess processing steps and labor costs


+ Manage production metric data, prepare reports and present to peers and management


Automotive OEM Team:


+ The Automotive OEM (AOEM) Engineering Team is responsible for designing and improving processes that support the production of Garmin products that serve the Automotive OEM industry. The production environment, including the production of Printed Circuit Boards (PCBs) and mechanical assembly of units, will be highly automated to account for high volume and quality requirements. In addition to the functions listed above, the Process Technician will serve as a first responder to mechanical or quality concerns and be responsible to facilitate any maintenance activities or adjustments to the equipment or process.


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