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Quality Tech

Summary
Tests and inspects products at various stages of production process and compiles and evaluates statistical data to determine and maintain quality and reliability of products.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (Other duties may be assigned.)

·Interprets engineering drawings, schematic diagrams, or formulas and confers with management or engineering staff to determine quality and reliability standards.

·Selects products for tests at specified stages in production process, and tests products for variety of qualities such as lengths, diameters, thicknesses, end preparations, finishes, hole alignments, grove dimensions, tap locations and sizes, or any other material or workmanship which may be defective or unacceptable.

·Utilizes hand measuring equipment as well as computer-aided equipment: micrometers, height gauges, check pins, and gauges. 

·Compares dimensions on final shop drawings or work order for compliance of length, diameter, wall thickness, end preparations, collars, hole alignment, coupling size and location, and weld reliability.

·Maintains files of inspection, rejection, and defective product.

·Investigates causes of defective parts and implements corrective action.

·Recommends modifications of existing quality or production standards to achieve optimum quality within limits of equipment capability.

·Prepares graphs or charts of data or enters data into computer for analysis.

Requirements

·Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

·To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Manufacturing software; Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software.

·Ability to occasionally lift and/or move up to 50lbs.
·Ability to work overtime when requested.

Assemblers

Summary
Performs repetitive line assembly operations to mass-produce products such as snow blowers, seed carts, salt and sand spreaders, levelers, and other products by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

·Places parts in specified relationship to each other.

·Bolts, clips, screws, cements, or otherwise fastens parts together.

·Uses power hand tools to perform force fitting or fastening operations on assembly line.

·Works at different work stations as production needs require.

·Works on line where tasks vary as different products move along line.

Requirements

·Experience with hand and power tools.

·Ability to read and interpret written information.

·Basic math skills including fractions, decimals, and standard measuring devices.

·Ability to lift and/or move up to 50lbs.

·Ability to work overtime and occasional weekends when requested. 

Material Handlers

Summary
Drives forklift or elevating platform, or trailer hitch, to push, pull, lift, stack, tier, or move products, equipment, or materials by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

·Moves levers and pressed pedals to drive truck and control movement of lifting apparatus.

·Positions forks, lifting platform, or other lifting device under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, products, or materials or hooks tow trucks to trailer hitch, and transports load to designated area.

·Inventories materials on work floor, and supply workers with materials as needed.

·Weighs materials or products and records weight on tags, labels, or production schedules.

·Loads or unloads materials onto or off of pallets, skids, or lifting device.

Requirements

·Previous forklift experience in a manufacturing setting preferred.

·Ability to read and interpret written information.

·Basic math skills including fractions, decimals, and standard measuring devices.

·Ability to occasionally lift and/or move up to 50lbs.

·Ability to work overtime and occasional Saturdays when requested. 

1st Shift Powder Painter

Summary
Operates cone, disk, or nozzle type electrostatic painting equipment to spray negatively charged paint particles onto positively charged work pieces by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

·Inspects and replaces components on electrostatic guns to ensure they are at optimum performance.

·Hand sprays large parts to cover unpainted, light or bare areas and apply rust preventative.

·Inspects painted units for runs, sags, and unpainted areas.

·Cleans paint from ceiling and walls of booth, conveyor hooks or grid, and from disks, cones, spray heads, and hoses.

Requirements

·Certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

·Ability to read simple instructions and ability to write simple correspondence.

·Ability to lift and/or move 50lbs and work standing on hard surface.

·Ability to work overtime and weekends if requested. 

Product Development Engineer

Summary

Researches, plans, and designs mechanical and electromechanical products and systems, and directs and coordinates activities involved in fabrication, operation, application, installation, and repair of mechanical or electromechanical products and systems by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

·Researches and analyzes data such as customer design proposal, specifications, and manuals to determine feasibility of design or application.

·Designs products or systems such as instruments, controls, robots, engines, machines, and mechanical, thermal, hydraulic, or heat transfer systems.

·Plans and directs engineering personnel in fabrication of test control apparatus and equipment, and development of methods and procedures for testing products or systems.

·Directs and coordinates fabrication and installation activities to ensure products and systems conform to engineering design and customer specifications.

·Coordinates operation, maintenance, and repair activities to obtain optimum utilization of machines and equipment.

·Designs products and systems to interface machines, hardware, and software.

·Evaluates field installations and recommends design modifications to eliminate machine or system malfunctions.

Requirements

·Bachelor's Degree or equivalent; or four to ten years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

·Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.  Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. 

·Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.

·Knowledge of Solid Works software.   

Mechanical Draftsman

Summary
Confers with engineers to gain understanding of scope of requirements to create both two-dimensional and three-dimensional renderings of project by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

·Prepare working layouts and detailed drawings utilizing specific dimensions from sketches, notes, or blueprints provided to them.

·Must demonstrate attention to detail and meet deadlines for projects.

·Enhances department and organization's reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; explores opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

·Uses MRP system to look up parts, load new part numbers, and enter part orders.

·Uses automated computer-assisted drafting software to create both two-dimensional and three-dimensional drawings.

·Presents completed drafts to appropriate engineering personnel and makes any necessary changes to renderings as needed.

Requirements

·A two year technical degree or a minimum of three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

·Knowledge of Design software; Manufacturing software; Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software.  Knowledge of Solid Works preferred.

·Ability to occasionally lift and/or move up to 50lbs.

·Ability to work overtime when necessary. 


Benefits Offered:

HitchDoc offers a competitive benefits package including: paid holidays, paid time off (PTO), retirement plan, and health, dental, and vision insurance. 

 

Send resume/Application to:

HitchDoc

131 County Road 34 East

P.O. Box 179

Jackson, MN 56143

Or email resume to: jobs@hitchdoc.com



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