Grip-Tite Manufacturing is seeking an experienced Manufacturing Technician to assist in implementing and improving high-efficiency manufacturing methods in our Winterset facility. A college degree is not required however, qualified candidates will be problem-solvers with extensive training and experience implementing the following.

  • Metal fabrication process such as sawing, laser cutting, stamping and welding
  • Basic automation and PLC programming
  • CNC programming
  • Tool design
  • Fixture design
  • Welding cells

Job responsibilities:

  • Quickly and effectively respond to process issues with short-term containment and permanent corrective action that addresses root cause
  • Ensure existing processes are safe and comply with all relevant safety standards
  • Understand customer expectations and design / improve processes to meet or exceed quality expectations
  • Continually remove waste from processes and document with standards to improve productivity, quality, and safety
  • Train Manufacturing Technicians to increase their skill and flexibility

Hands-on experience in Lean Manufacturing with 5S, TPM, and Changeover reduction is a plus. Qualified candidates will also be highly dependable and have a great attitude with a passion for excellence.

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