Position Title: Technician
Location: Rock Hill, SC
Oerlikon 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 and surface solutions. A Swiss company with a tradition going back over 100 years, Oerlikon is a global player with around 15 500 employees at over 200 locations in 36 countries and sales of CHF 2.7 billion in 2015, the Company invested CHF 103 million in R&D, with over 1 500 specialists working on future products and services. In most areas, the operative businesses rank either first or second in their respective global markets.
The Surface Solutions Segment includes Balzers and Metco. Balzers is a world leading supplier of surface technologies that significantly improve the performance and durability of components and tools. Metco enhances surfaces with coating solutions and equipment, materials, and services. We operate a network of more than 170 facilities with over 140 coating centers in 36 countries. Join us and become a part of our future oriented, international team!
Finger and fixture maintenance
Operate and changeover blasting machine
Maintain 5S in fixture repair area
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
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
Individual must have strong work ethic, be detail-oriented, and creative
Must be comfortable working with hands and be able to lift 50lbs
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 15 000 employees at 186 locations in 37 countries and sales of CHF 2.85 billion. Sustaining growth and improving profitability in 2018: order intake to increase up to CHF 3.4 billion, sales to around CHF 3.2 billion, and the EBITDA margin to improve to around 15 % (after investments).
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).
Statement of Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action: Oerlikon Balzers is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. It is the policy of Oerlikon Balzers to provide for and promote equal employment opportunity in employment compensation and other terms and conditions of employment without discrimination based on age, race, creed, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, Vietnam Era Veteran status, genetic predisposition, or carrier status. Oerlikon Balzers is committed to assuring equal employment opportunity and equal access to services, programs and activities for individuals with disabilities. It is the policy of our company to provide reasonable accommodation to a qualified individual with a disability to enable such individual to perform the essential functions of the position for which he/she is applying or in which he/she is employed. Further, it is our policy to provide reasonable accommodation for religious observers.
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