Manufacturing Technician - 1st Shift- H060

Date:  May 7, 2022
Location: 

Huntley, IL, US, 60142

At Weber, grilling is a passion that’s reflected in everything we do. Our goal is to share this passion and spark inspiration with the people who matter most – our grilling community. Weber has been the world’s premiere manufacturer of charcoal and gas grills and accessories since 1952. If you have the desire to work for a company that is recognized for exceptional quality products and high customer satisfaction, employment with Weber may be right for you. We provide a friendly working atmosphere with an environment of growth and opportunity through innovation, pride, and excellence.

 

Weber is committed to inclusive, equitable and diverse Hiring practices. Our goal is to create a workforce which resembles the diverse rich communities we live, play, and support every day. 

 

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Summary:

Ensure all automation production equipment and related operating systems are in safe operating condition and function without any downtime.

 

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Ensure automation equipment uptime by performing preventative maintenance and set up on all automation equipment associated with automated packaging machines, packaging/assembly lines, conveyor systems, robots, etc.

  • Program robotic and automation equipment

  • Direct the development and implementation of activities in production areas to meet production goals, quality and cost objectives

  • Responsible for ensuring all employees adhere to Company policies, practices and safety guidelines

  • Provide input for employee performance evaluations

  • Keep track of tools and equipment that are needed to assemble the unit, and keep tools and equipment in good working order

  • Report production, scrap, rework, maintenance orders, engineering supports order, troubleshooting forms, etc.

  • Foster employee empowerment and lean thinking

  • Generate and enforce rotation schedule.

  • Pre-approve first piece inspection prior to start of shift

  • Communications with all levels of employees in all departments (manufacturing, quality, maintenance, etc.)

  • Ensure Safe operations of all automation equipment

  • Monitoring quality of production by self-check, successive checks and comparison to quality standards

  • Active with troubleshooting and continual improvement of the process

  • Adherence to all Safety requirements and PPE (personal protective equipment)

  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team setting environment

  • Maintain proper housekeeping

  Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions:

 While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to sit; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions:

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

           

Weber-Stephen Products LLC is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.

 


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