Fixture Technician-1st shift-Kinston, NC (K)
Industrial Operations
Full Time
Kinston, Nc

Essential Duties & Responsibilities: • Fabricate and/or modify flow racks, carts, workstations, etc. to support EMS workshops and other continuous improvement activities. • Maintain condition of the MRO/EMS cage as a model area for the rest of the factory with respect to 5S and Visual Factory. • Implement the EMS "toolbox" through the teaming concept in a manufacturing environment. Change agent will be involved with implementation of EMS tools which includes stability, process improvement and cultural change. • Demonstrate the fundamentals of EMS including, but not limited to, 5S, waste elimination, standard work, safety, visual factory, and continuous improvement. • Provide hands on assistance to teams during the implementation of EMS tools. • Document all improvement activities according to EMS requirements. Monitor areas after implementation for sustainability. • Participate in various audits (STOP, EMS Performance, Std Work, 5D, etc.) to assess implementation level and/or sustainability in various areas around the factory • Insure all necessary tools, equipment, training aids, and supplies are available in the MRO fabrication area for EMS workshops and other improvement activity efforts. • Complete all work assignments in a safe, productive and cost effective manner designed to meet or exceed Electrolux quality, safety and workmanship standards. • Other duties as assigned by MRO Supervisor.

Minimum Qualification

Minimum Qualifications and Experience: • Ability to accurately read measuring tools and safely use simple power tools to fabricate or modify items to support continuous improvement projects and workshops. • Experience working with modular material handling systems (Creform, Trilogiq, etc.). • Minimum of 1 year manufacturing experience working with or implementing lean manufacturing techniques. • EMS Yellow Gear certification required. EMS Green Gear certification is preferred. • Additional documented training in lean manufacturing is a plus. • High Diploma or GED required. • Good oral and written communication skills. *Must possess a Valid North Carolina Driver's License

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