1+ months

Production Technician 3 Lead

Valassis
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Are you drawn to a company that is making a difference? At Valassis, we are proud of the work we do to activate consumers on behalf of our clients through print and digital advertising - and we do it by being a trusted partner for big (and recognizable!) brands across all industry categories. We know we are expected to bring it and we do; by believing the right team can achieve anything.

Job Title:  Production Technician 3 (Lead) - 1st Shift                                                                         
                                                                                                           
Position Summary:
Responsible for machine operation and crew(s) in a light industrial setting.  Must manage machine team(s) to insure proper and safe operation of assigned equipment.  Responsible for quality, output and meeting production goals. Additionally fulfills the job duties of a Production Technician 1 and 2 as required.  Under the direction of the Shift Supervisor, acts as a work leader for machine operation and maintenance.

Key Duties / Responsibilities:
(Essential duties are identified by asterisks. Please add percentage of time spent on duties/responsibility.)
Performs activities to maintain a working knowledge and understanding of machine components and manufacturing operation.
Performs basic maintenance on assigned machines and components.
Demonstrates strong understanding of computers and keyboard functions.
Applies advanced troubleshooting skills for pocket issues such as doubles, misfeeds and jams.
Resolves machine productivity and product quality problems without assistance.
Demonstrates mathematical skills by calculating labor hours per thousand and machine uptime.
Performs activities to maintain a strong knowledge and understanding of machine components and operation, including jacket pocket, carousal, stacker, and auto-strapper.
Demonstrates effective written and verbal English communication skills as a trainer for new hires and temporary associates.
Collects, analyzes, and reports critical objective data and information to supervisor, recommending improved machine use, quality control, and staff utilization.
Communicates with management via e-mail or other computer based methods.
Performs safety audits, correcting and documenting any safety behavior issues with team members. Reports and/or corrects machine safety issues.
Adheres to housekeeping standards.
Employees are responsible for supporting and complying with internal and external audits, to include providing information, performing assigned tasks to ensure compliance, and preparing and maintaining evidence that key duties identified as internal controls have been performed.

All employees are responsible for supporting and complying with safety and security policies to promote a healthy working environment.

Valassis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Applicants who have disabilities may request that accommodations be made in order to complete the selection process by contacting us at 616-541-3145.

Education & Knowledge:
Required:
High school diploma or equivalent
Ability to speak and communicate effectively utilizing the English language preferred.
Advanced computer software experience
Strong knowledge and understanding of machine components and manufacturing operation

Preferred:

Experience / Skills / Abilities:
Required:
 3 5 years related experience
Ability to multi-task
Work Lead experience (multiple machines)
Strong knowledge of machine components and manufacturing operations
Ability to troubleshoot machine problems
Demonstrates advance skills in computers and production reports

Supervisory Responsibility:
None

Communication & Contacts (Internal/External):
Communicate with other production team members

Decision Making Scope: 
Under the direction of the Shift Supervisor, may assist with associate assignment to equipment.

Other:

Physical Requirements / Working Conditions:
Lift 10 to 20 pounds regularly and up to 40 pounds occasionally.  Bending, Stooping and Climbing as needed.

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?
Valassis offers a generous total rewards benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision coverage, 401K matching and generous PTO allowance. A wide variety of additional benefits like life insurance, employee assistance and pet insurance are also available, not to mention smart and friendly coworkers!
WHO WE ARE: 
Valassis, a Vericast business, is the leader in marketing technology and consumer engagement. We work with over 60,000 companies and brands in a wide array of industries, partnering to anticipate consumer intent, inspire action, and create demand. Follow Valassison LinkedIn,Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.
At Valassis, we dont just accept differences - we celebrate them, we support them, and we thrive on them for the benefit of our employees, our clients and our community. Valassis considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other classifications protected by law. In addition, Valassis will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities by contacting us at: recruiting@valassis.com. EEO is the law. To review your rights under Equal Employment Opportunity please  visit: www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf.

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Posted: 2020-10-13 Expires: 2020-12-12

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