PDS Tech Inc Manufacturing Technician in Grand Prairie, Texas
Leading manufacturer of aerospace and defense technical polymer solutions is seeking experienced Manufacturing Technicians for the production of close-tolerance, advanced polymer products for a highly visible defense program. These positions will report to the Advance Polymer Technical Center Production Manager .
Manufacturing of Polymer Products.
Chemical Mixing and Inventory Management.
Production Tooling and Equipment Preparation and Maintenance.
Maintain a Clean and Orderly Work Area.
ERP and Documentation Management & Completion.
Raw Material Stock and Management.
Contribute to Product and Process Optimization to Identify Opportunities for increased Quality and Reduction of Scrap/Rework.
Support Team Approach to Evaluate Process Changes to Increase First Pass Yield.
Support Manufacturing Operations for On-time Deliveries to Customers.
Follow Work Instructions and Standards for Productivity and Quality throughout all Manufacturing Processes.
Follow All Safety Standards.
Participate in Continuous Improvement Activities.
Skills and Experience
Minimum One (1) Year Manufacturing Experience.
Experience in Working with High Performance, Technical Polymers and/or Advanced Composite Materials.
Ability to Work in a Team Environment.
Possess Strong Written and Verbal Communication Skills.
Ability to Interact with Technical Lead to Understand and Follow Instructions.
Ability to Work any Shift and Overtime, as Necessary.
Able to Lift and Carry Up to 50 Pounds.
Attention to Detail and Consistent Follow Through.
Understanding of Key Lean Manufacturing Principles (TPS, CI, 5S, JIT etc.).
Time Management (able to keep track of time in a fast working environment)
Standing/Moving for long periods of time without any problem
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.