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Operations Technical Support Technician

On-Board Companies
Mount Clemens, MI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Operations Technical Support Specialist
Location: Mt. Clemens, MI
Available Shifts: Afternoons (1 pm - 9 pm) and Nights (9 pm - 5 am)
Compensation: $20.00 + Sick Days + Benefits (Plus $0.88 / hour shift bonus!)

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Understand the hazards inherent to the process and area, adhere to all safety policies
  • Safely load, test, filter and transport small batch materials in a lab environment
  • Accurately run and record wet properties (wet color, pH & viscosity) and film build
  • Calculate necessary pH & viscosity adjustments for production batches
  • Wet color piloting using wet color technology for distressed batches
  • Spray production batches for color, and collect color data
  • Interpret and communicate test/color/spray out results
  • Load and spray pilot work
  • Adjust production & pilot batches for color by following the best practice process
  • Maintain color vectors
  • Create CCD dry plate standard
  • Determine OTF status when KATs are in spec
  • Assist Chemists with customers requested color direction
  • Assist Chemists with formula-centering activities using Fit for Real Time Release (RTR) reporting and technology
  • Assist in problem-solving of customer and production issues using appropriate methodology (i.e. 8D, 5Y)
  • Create rework plans using re-work procedure and wet color technology
  • Keep test specification and test methods up-to-date, develop new specifications and methods as required
  • Maintain, repair and operate a variety of conventional and electrostatic application equipment
  • Maintain equipment PMC
  • Safely handle, categorize and dispose of chemicals on a routine basis
  • Manage lab supplies
  • Set up, spray and evaluate Tank Wagon and Sub-Material Crater checks

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks under strict time constraints
  • Ability to interact and communicate effectively with coworkers and Management in Operations, R&D and Marketing functions in a team environment
  • Familiarity with manufacturing process
  • Knowledge in basic color science
  • Experience in operating color instrumentation such as X-Rite, ByK-Mac, ByK-MacI, AxCS
  • Experience in running and recording test results using computer-based system TipsRx, TipsQA, Vector selector and SAP-R3
  • Proficient in computer-based programs such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instruction in mathematical or diagram form
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Willingness to train & develop other technicians
  • Flexibility in work hours required to meet business needs; included weekend overtime
  • Perform all work in a safe manner and in accordance to all lab and plant safety regulations
  • Occasional lifting of up to 50 pounds.


EDUCATION AND /OR EXPERIENCE:
  • HS Diploma Required, Degree Preferred
  • Ideal candidate will have at least 2-3 years of experience in the chemical industry and experience in coatings is highly preferred
  • Candidate must be proficient in with MS Office
JobDiva # 21-06775
Company Description
On-Board was founded in 1976 by Robert L. Wilson to provide Engineering and Design services to the chemical manufacturing industry. Today, On-Board is a thriving privately held family of companies with services including: Consulting, Professional Engineering, Industrial Maintenance and Facility Management, Contracted Manufacturing and Production Services, as well as Temporary Staffing and Recruiting throughout North America.

One of the unique aspects of On-Board is our ability to customize solutions with each of the complimentary business verticals to satisfy our partners goals including Total Solutions.

On-Board Companies

Why Work Here?
On-Board is a Family Owned and Operated Company with Tons of Opportunity for Growth!

On-Board was founded in 1976 by Robert L. Wilson to provide Engineering and Design services to the chemical manufacturing industry. Today, On-Board is a thriving privately held family of companies with services including: Consulting, Professional Engineering, Industrial Maintenance and Facility Management, Contracted Manufacturing and Production Services, as well as Temporary Staffing and Recruiting throughout North America. ​ One of the unique aspects of On-Board is our ability to customize solutions with each of the complimentary business verticals to satisfy our partners goals including Total Solutions.

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