Manufacturing Technician

MAAX is currently looking for a Manufacturing Technician to join the team at our plant in Tring-Jonction. The Manufacturing Technician participates in the continuous improvement of the manufacturing processes, equipment and tooling.

Under the direction of the Plant Director, the Manufacturing Technician participates in the continuous improvement of the manufacturing processes, equipment and tooling. Working with the Plant operations and Logistics, he/she will be part of cross-functional teams comprised of R&D, Product Marketing and Supply chain. His/Her primary objectives are manufacturing processes and product quality improvement.

Responsibilities:

New products, processes, equipment and materials:
  • Support the implementation of new products ;
  • Lead the ramp up of the new production line to reach health & safety, productivity, quality, and on-time delivery objectives ;
  • Validate the technical feasibility of certain client requests ;
  • Work to ensure the integrity and accuracy of our drawings and technical specifications

Continuous Improvement Projects:
  • Coordinate and participate in the preparation and realization of continuous improvement projects. Monitor projects and measure the results.
  • Participates in the problem solving process related to operations.

Health and safety, environment:

  • Work with the health and safety officer to prevent and correct risk situations in the health and safety of workers.

Process Control:
  • Determines the important parameters that control production.
  • Take time/movement measures to improve production flow.
  • Institute practices and processes in order to ensure process control.
  • Contribute to share best practices across the manufacturing plants.

Professional Skills / Qualifications:

Minimum level of education and / or specialization:
  • College degree in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering
Minimum relevant experience required:
  • Minimum of 1 year in a similar position
Specific skills and requirements:
  • Comfortable in both factory and office environment
  • Experience in manufacturing environment is an asset
  • English is an asset
  • Energetic
  • Autonomous and structured
  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
  • Good communicator
  • Ability and willingness to work as a team
  • Knowledge in process control