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Vacancies Technician
Surface Solutions Segment | Lake Orion

 

Position: Coating Technician

Location: Lake Orion, MI

This individual will be responsible for the set up and monitoring of the Coating Machines. He/She will prepare the coating system, load, unload the chamber, change the magnetic systems and input process parameters in the operator screen. The Coating Technician will pre-treat a variety of customer products using standardized methods to prepare products for coating.  This person will use 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.

 

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
  • Operating and maintaining coating equipment according to specifications
  • Minimizing equipment downtime through preventative maintenance procedures
  • Learning fixturing and defixturing techniques
  • Maintaining and updating equipment records
  • Assisting with quality assurance and other technical matters as required
  • Performing other duties as required to assure customer satisfaction

 

We expect

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 2-4 years of previous experience in HVAC, carpentry, automotive/industrial equipment repair, or construction preferred
  • Knowledge of cutting tools (e.g., drills, etc.)
  • Previous experience with coating techniques, blasting, or plating strongly desired
  • Individual must have strong work ethic, be detail-oriented, and creative
  • Must be comfortable working with hands and be able to lift 30lbs

 

About us

Oerlikon is a leading global technology Group, with a clear strategy of becoming a global powerhouse in Surface Solutions, advanced materials and materials processing. The Group is committed to investing in value-bringing technologies that provide customers with lighter, more durable materials that are able to increase performance, improve efficiency and reduce the use of scarce resources. A Swiss company with over 100 years of tradition, Oerlikon has a global footprint of over 13,500 employees at more than 170 locations in 37 countries and sales of CHF 2.7 billion in 2015. The company invested CHF 103 million in R&D in 2015 and has over 1,350 specialists developing innovative and customer-oriented products and services.

Oerlikon Balzers develops processes and systems for the coating of tools, components and decorative plastic elements. Comprising 106 locations in 34 countries, Balzers global network of coating centers is daily dedicated to further improving component performance and tooling productivity through coating technology. Join us and become a part of our future oriented, international team!

We have a great benefits package including medical insurance, dental and vision, tuition reimbursement, health and wellness benefits, and 401(K). If you want to operate in a business environment that gives you the freedom to imagine what is possible - then you should send us your application!

Statement of Equal Opportunity: Oerlikon Balzers is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran or marital status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. The company also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local laws. If you require an accommodation during the application process, please notify a Human Resources Representative.

 

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Advertised Since
10/18
David Castel
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