Vacancies Technician 1 - 2nd Shift Rock Hill, SC
Surface Solutions Segment | Rock Hill

Position: Technician, 2nd Shift

Location: Rock Hill, SC


Oerlikon (SIX: OERL) is a leading high-tech industrial group specializing in machine and plant engineering. The Company is a provider of innovative industrial solutions and cutting-edge technologies for manmade fibers manufacturing, drive systems, vacuum, surface solutions and advanced nanotechnology. A Swiss company with a tradition going back over 100 years, Oerlikon is a global player with around 15 500 employees at over 170 locations in 35 countries and pro-forma sales of CHF 3.6 billion in 2013. The Company invested in 2013 CHF 146 million in R&D (pro-forma 2013), with over 1200 specialists working on future products and services. In most areas, the operative businesses rank either first or second in their respective global markets.


The new Oerlikon Surface Solutions Segment has around 6,000 employees worldwide, operates 110 coating centers and generates sales in excess of CHF 1 billion. Both business units, Oerlikon Balzers and Oerlikon Metco, have been at the forefront of the development of pioneering coating technologies for decades.


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Job Summary:

Second Shift

The Technician pre-treats a variety of customer products using standardized methods to prepare products for coating.  He/She uses analytical thinking and a high-degree of creativity to oversee and assemble chamber loads based on customer specifications.  As part of his/her regular responsibilities, this person will make critical processing decisions, to initiate the coating process as well as be responsible for disassembling and reconfiguring the chamber for subsequent loads.  



Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Perform daily changeover maintenance of pre/post treatment equipment

  • Optimize the daily use of production equipment

  • Follow standard procedures and interpret customer work instructions

  • Work with Quality Coordinator and Center Manager to identify and address quality concerns

  • Providing training and assistance to other employees on equipment operation and maintenance

  • Learn new skills and Cross-train into various departments



    Physical/Mental Requirements:


  • Individual must have strong work ethic, be detail-oriented, and creative

  • Must be able to work in an environment with minimal supervision

  • Must be comfortable working with hands and be able to regularly lift up to 50lbs



    Minimum Qualifications Required:


  • Must have high school diploma or equivalent

  • Must have 2- 4 years of previous experience in HVAC, carpentry, automotive/industrial equipment repair, or construction preferred

  • Must have knowledge of cutting tools (e.g., drills, etc.)

  • Previous experience with coating techniques, blasting, or plating strongly desired

  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs

Advertised Since
Tewanna Banks
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